Ameya is a part of the Firm’s Insolvency & Bankruptcy practice which is doing pioneering work under the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code, 2016. Ameya advises the Firm’s clients on advisory matters as well as legal strategy. He is also instructed by many of the Firm’s clients to appear as a lead Counsel in a number of matters before the Supreme Court of India, Bombay High Court, Delhi High Court, National Company Law Tribunal, Securities Appellate Tribunal, Securities Exchange Board of India and before various Arbitral Tribunals.
Ameya has earlier been an independent practitioner and appeared as lead Counsel for his clients before various forums. He was also associated with another Tier-1, Indian Firm prior to joining SAM & Co. in 2015. Ameya has in the past appeared as one of the lead Counsel for the Petitioner in a major Constitutional matter before the Bombay High Court, which challenged an ordinance promulgated by the Government of Maharashtra granting 16% reservations to one particular community in government jobs and education institutions (Sanjeet Shukla v. State of Maharashtra & Ors., (2015) 2 Bom CR 267).
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