Since the inception of the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code, 2016 (“Code”), Vaijayant has been at the forefront of the practice, playing an instrumental role in the founding team under Mr. Shardul Shroff’s guidance, which pioneered Insolvency and Bankruptcy Practice in India. With an impressive portfolio that includes involvement in the resolution of 8 out of the 12 largest accounts identified by the Reserve Bank of India, popularly known as the “Dirty Dozen,” Vaijayant’s influence in the industry is undeniable.
In addition to his accomplishments in insolvency, Vaijayant has a diverse and extensive experience in Dispute Resolution practice. His diverse skill set showcases his versatility and adaptability, ensuring that he remains an invaluable asset to his clients and firm. Moreover, Vaijayant’s contributions to policy work, and recognition given by working group formed to strengthen the Code further solidify his reputation as a leading expert in his field.
Vaijayant has demonstrated extensive expertise in insolvency laws by successfully handling various aspects of the insolvency process for a wide range of stakeholders. His experience spans representing Resolution Professionals in high-profile cases, addressing complex issues such as group insolvencies and spectrum rights, working with Committees of Creditors and Lenders in significant cases, advocating for their interests and advising on acquisitions, as well as representing Resolution Applicants and Investors in matters concerning the insolvency resolution process, assisting them in navigating regulatory challenges and securing favorable outcomes. His diverse clientele and involvement in complex cases showcase his comprehensive knowledge and proficiency in the insolvency and bankruptcy domain.
Vaijayant has an extensive experience in drawing out litigation strategies, drafting of pleadings and resolution plans, arguing before courts, running the corporate insolvency resolution process (“CIRP”), implementation of resolution plans, advising the stakeholders in the insolvency process and conceptualization and formulation of policy in the insolvency space. Key highlights of Vaijayant’s work in the Insolvency and Bankruptcy field has been provided below:
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