Parthsarathi Jha (“Parth”) is an Associate Partner in the Competition Law & Policy and International Trade & Customs practices of ELP. Parth has worked on matters primarily focused on trade-remedy investigation (anti-dumping and safeguards), mergers and acquisitions, private equity and general corporate matters. He has also advised clients on merger control and competition/antitrust issues and has represented clients in several anti-dumping and safeguard investigations across various sectors including chemical, petro-chemicals, pharmaceuticals, steel, electronics and automobile. Additionally, Parth has also advised clients in corporate transactions involving stock and asset, exit and sale of stocks, formation of joint ventures across a wide range of industries, including chemicals, aviation, healthcare, food, education and tourism. This includes drafting and negotiation of transaction documents, legal due diligence and assisting clients on regulatory compliance including merger control filings.
Parth has authored various publications on competition law, including “Supreme Court Verdict in CCI v SAIL: Setting the Ground Rules for the Commission and the Appellate Tribunal” published in CPI Antitrust Journal (November, 2010).
Prior to joining ELP, Parth was associated with AZB & Partners, Mumbai in the corporate practice (M&A and private equity) team. He has also served with Trilegal, New Delhi and Lakshmikumaran and Sridharan, New Delhi. Whilst at Harvard Law School, Parth worked as research assistant to Professors John Coates and Vikramaditya Khanna, both renowned academicians in the field of corporate law and governance.