Keanan Nagporwala

Principal Associate



Keanan is a key member of the Firm’s Dispute Resolution team at its Mumbai office.

Keanan regularly advises on various commercial disputes, litigations, arbitrations, white collar crime and insolvency related proceedings. His practice includes advising clients from a litigation, advisory and strategic standpoint so as to execute and agitate the same before the Courts and Tribunals.

He has extensive experience in structuring legal opinions that outline the applicable statues and actionable points for a client. Keanan is hands on while setting out the strategic framework and the legal options available to a client which include risk mitigation, drafting of pleadings and advancing the same before the appropriate forums. Keanan has also been a part of several legal proceedings that have gone onto become binding precedents for other Courts.


Corporate Compliance & Advisory
Dispute Resolution
Employment Law
White Collar Crime


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  • LL.B, Kishinchand Chellaram (K.C.) Law College, Mumbai University
  • Bachelor of Commerce (B.Com), Mumbai University


  • Bar Council of Maharashtra and Goa

Select Experience Statement

  • Advising and representing one of the world's top global HR consulting and outsourcing firm in their defence against allegations of alleged illegal use of intellectual property.
  • Advising and representing a leading American publishing firm in defamation proceedings initiated before a Criminal Court.
  • Advising and representing one of the leading IPC (International property consultants), in arbitration proceedings.
  • Advising and representing a Taiwanese company in insolvency proceedings initiated by it for the recovery of its dues from its supplier.
  • Advising and representing a Japanese conglomerate in execution proceedings of an arbitral award before the High Court.
  • Advising and representing a global IT service provider on sensitive matters involving termination of senior managerial employee and recovery of the company’s assets from the employee.

Contact Details

  • 17th floor, Nirmal Building, Nariman Point, Mumbai, Maharashtra-400021 (India)
  • +91 22 6112 0700
  • +91 22 6655 9705