Mumtaz Bhalla is a Partner in the Arbitration and Dispute Resolution Practice of ELP. She is an AOR with the Hon’ble Supreme Court of India.
Mumtaz has over 13 years of experience in the field of litigation and dispute resolution. She specializes in Domestic and International Arbitrations and has wide experience in the aviation, medical, real estate, construction, and civil-commercial sectors. She also possesses a wide range of experience in constitutional issues, civil and criminal trial, appeals, consumer disputes. Additionally, Mumtaz also specializes in conducting compliance workshops for companies.
She has advised and represented several multi-national companies and organizations regarding appropriate strategies to be adopted at various stages of litigation and arbitration.
Mumtaz usually argues her own matters and regularly appears before the Hon’ble Supreme Court of India, various Hon’ble High Courts, District Courts and quasi-judicial forums.
She has been instrumental in procuring several favorable orders, on issues where the law is rigid, for several clients over the last decade.
Mumtaz has been recognized as a Rising Star in Legal Era’s 40 Under 40 Leading Lawyers List and also has been recognized as the Dispute Resolution Lawyer of the Year by global Lex Falcon Awards (2022 & 2021).
Prior to ELP, Mumtaz was a Partner at L&L Partners Law Offices, Delhi (formerly Luthra and Luthra Law Offices). Mumtaz has served as the regional representative of India in International Bar Association’s Criminal Law Committee and is also a member of the steering committee of Young MCIA since 2018. Mumtaz is part of FICCI’s YLFO and has also recently been recognized as a National Inspiration by We Care India. She has been featured on the cover story of Insight Success Magazine and also in the July 2022 issue of Superlawyer.