B.Com. 1991, Fellow Member of ICSI 1995, LL.B. from Govt. Law College Mumbai in 2002; and Insolvency Professional, 2016.
Foundation Certificate on
International Insolvency Law,
2020 from INSOL
Advocate and Insolvency Professional
P. K. Pandya and Co. is a law firm founded by Prakash K Pandya.
He is practising Advocate.
Prakash has over two and half decades of impeccable experience, in a variety of roles – Advisor on Corporate Laws, appearing before High Court, Tribunals, and Appellate Tribunals. He has served as an Independent Director of a large Conglomerate (Asset Reconstruction Company – ARC); and as Non-executive Director of a large multi-national group to safeguard its Indian interest post litigation with its partners.
Prakash’s forte lies in corporate and commercial laws advisory, transaction advisory and litigation.
Prakash has passion to act as an insolvency professional with passion for international insolvency. He is having a first-hand experience in handling Insolvency and Bankruptcy cases at NCLT and NCLAT level and acting as resolution professional, he has the overview of the rapidly evolving Indian insolvency regime.
Prakash has acted as Resolution Professional in insolvency proceeding, and as a court appointed liquidator in a big- ticket case. He has also acted as voluntary liquidator of Indian companies of foreign multi-national groups including an Australian group and the U.K. group.
He has been successful in avoiding a ring-fencing preferential transaction of INR 1.16 billion and got concluding court order in favour.
He has been involved in strategic advisory and representation in a high-profile securities cases of the Country before Securities and Exchange Board of India and NCLT.
He has handled amalgamation, merger and demerger scheme with tax planning and stamp duty adjudication. He has also handled cases of oppression-mismanagement before courts and got court orders granting sufficient time (more than 2 years) to promoters for repayment of public deposits.He has handled amalgamation, merger and demerger scheme with tax planning and stamp duty adjudication.
Above gives Prakash a ring side view of commercial, corporate and insolvency laws and he brings real-time experience in the corporate law litigation, insolvency proceedings and transaction advisory.
He was elected as Chairman of Western Region of the
Institute of Company Secretaries of India (ICSI) for 2017.
On academic front, he was involved in training officials of the Ministry of Railways, Ministry of Corporate Affairs, the Board of Life Insurance Corporation of India, Company Secretaries, Insolvency Professionals and student on Commerical laws, Corporate Laws and Insolvency and Bankruptcy laws.
He interacts and gives suggestions / contributes to Government bodies including Insolvency and Bankruptcy Board of India.