Mr Shardul Thacker is a partner of the leading Indian law firm, Mulla & Mulla & Craigie Blunt & Caroe, ranked as a first-band firm in the area of dispute resolution by Chambers Asia 2014 and named at the Indian Law Firm Awards for Dispute Resolution 2016 by India Business Law Journal.
With an extensive international arbitration law practice, he has handled over 90 arbitration matters in complex and multi-jurisdictional disputes across sectors and industries, which have been resolved in both ad hoc and institutional arbitrations under the LCIA, ICC, UNCITRAL and ICA rules at various venues in India, London, Hong Kong, Rotterdam and Singapore. A fellow of the SIAC and an arbitrator on the panel of the Construction Industry Development Counsel of India, he is a member of LCIA – Western India Users Council and a member of the Arbitration Committee of the IBA. He has presented papers at numerous international law conferences.
Mr Thacker has given expert evidence on affidavits on Indian law including in Hong Kong, Greece, London, Oslo and Houston.
He received the Asialaw ‘leading lawyers’ award for dispute resolution every year between 2003 and 2016, and is currently recognised by Global Arbitration Review as one of the most prominent lawyers in arbitration in India.