A Senior Solicitor at Dua Associates, Shiraz is a highly regarded advocate, with a proven track record in her practice areas of Dispute Resolution-Litigation & Arbitration and International Trade. In her legal career spanning over three decades, she has worked with clients ranging from Fortune 500 companies to closely held Indian and foreign companies, in a broad range of civil and criminal matters.
Shiraz heads the Firm’s International Trade & Customs practice and is also a recognized authority on World Trade Organization agreements having worked on WTO negotiations on anti-dumping and anti-subsidies agreements. Shiraz is credited with creating a specialist practice group at the firm on Anti-Corruption & White-Collar Crimes, under which she has handled advisory as well as litigation assignments and internal corporate investigations in different parts of India. As a celebrated woman in the legal profession in India, Shiraz was recently bestowed the Women in Law Excellence Awards, 2020.
Shiraz holds a Bachelor’s degree in Commerce from The Sydenham College of Commerce and Economics and a Bachelor of Laws degree from Government Law College, University of Bombay, Mumbai. Ms. Patodia is an Advocate-on-Record of the Supreme Court of India and is a member of the Supreme Court Bar Association, Bombay Incorporated Law Society and Bombay Bar Association and is an Associate Member of Delhi High Court Bar Associa