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Mr. Sukumar Pattjoshi

Mr. Sukumar Pattjoshi is one of the founder members of “Association for Development” established with the objective to working for care and protection of women and children. He led a project “Umeed” for helping the victims of child sexual abuse.

Also, initiated a project “Pratidhi”, in collaboration with Delhi Police for helping victims of crime. Since 2011 he is the president of Association for Development. He has been actively engaged in decision making of the programme implementation of the organization. He has successfully organized the Ist Global Summit on sustainable Development and Bio-Diversity “GLOSS 2008” at Raipur Chhattisgarh.

Mr. Sukumar Pattjoshi is a designated Senior Advocate having a standing at the bar for about 30 years. Before his designation as a senior counsel he was having over twenty six years of practice as a lawyer in the Supreme Court in India, various High Courts and Tribunals. Earlier he has set up his own law firm named “Law Point Legal Solutions”. He was in the prestigious group “A” Panel of the Central Govt. for Supreme Court of India. Besides being senior panel counsel for prestigious PSUs and sizable private corporate, viz. BSNL, MTNL, FCI, BHEL, GMR Group, GVK Industries Ltd, Atlantic Shipping, Tilak Nagar Industries, INFAR India, Unitech Ltd, Ansals, Bajaj Alliance, KCT, K.M Birla Group etc. name a few for conducting cases on their behalf. He has represented clients in informal negotiations, conciliation proceedings, arbitration proceedings and related judicial proceedings for enforcement setting aside of awards and judgments.

He has been representing clients in Arbitration proceedings involving disputes concerning contracts relating to public sector undertaking as well as that of private corporate so also. He has been conducting arbitration in the capacity of an arbitrator as well as counsel and has been a member of the ICA Arbitration panel. As a trained mediator he is actively associated with the Delhi high court mediation centre almost since its inception. He is appearing as a senior counsel in the Supreme Court, various high courts, tribunals and commissions. He is one of the senior counsels appearing for parties in 2g spectrum allocation use and coal block allocation case. He has had steady success in resolution of complex constitutional issues.

He is also elected as a Senior Member Executive in the Supreme Court Bar Association. He is the chairman of the committee for continuing professional development of junior lawyers. He was appointed as a member of “Supreme Court Multi State Group Housing Co-operative Society” by the Supreme Court of India.

Sukumar Pattjoshi
Senior Advocate

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