Manish Dembla




Manish is a Partner in the Gurgaon office of the Firm. He has about 15 years’ experience in diverse areas of law.

Manish started his career as an independent litigator. Thereafter, he worked in the Corporate and Intellectual Property teams of Kochhar & Co. for few years before moving back to Dispute Resolution.

Over the past few years, the main thrust of his practice has been alternate dispute resolution and litigation pertaining to infrastructure and construction projects including roads & highways, power projects, pipelines, water projects, metro projects, railways, etc. Manish has been involved in complex and high value arbitration (both domestic and international) and litigation in this sector.

He has also been regularly advising and assisting several large multinational and domestic clients across sectors such as oil & gas, real estate, pharmaceuticals, education, aviation, consumer goods, information technology, telecommunication, banking, insurance, etc. on a wide spectrum of matters.

Manish also advises clients on general corporate and commercial matters. His litigation experience gives him an edge in the corporate domain as it provides a holistic view of the issues involved.


Dispute Resolution
Employment Law
Real Estate & Construction
White Collar Crime
Projects & Infrastructure


Awards & Recognitions

Future Legal Leader of India 2020, Indian Business Law Journal
Up & Coming Dispute Resolution Lawyer (New Delhi) Chambers & Partners Asia Pacific Guide 2021
Chambers & Partners Ranked Lawyers: Up & Coming-Dispute Resolution 2022
Legal 500 Asia Pacific : Next Generation Partner for Dispute Resolution 2016,2017, Projects, Energy & Infrastructure 2016, 2017; Recommended Lawyer for Litigation 2022, Arbitration 2022, Projects, Energy & Infrastructure 2021, 2022
Benchmark Litigation: Future Star for Commercial & Transactional Disputes 2022


  • LL.B, Campus Law Centre, Delhi University, 2006
  • B.Com, Delhi College of Arts & Commerce, University of Delhi, 2003


  • Bar Council of Delhi

Contact Details

  • 3rd Floor, Ocus Technopolis Building, Tower B, Sector-54, DLF Golf Course Road, Gurgaon-122011, Haryana (India)
  • +91 124 454 5222
  • +91 124 437 5596