The experts who have kindly agreed to provide complimentary legal assistance include the following:

Dr. K. Shivaram, Senior Advocate, will provide overall guidance on legal aspects.




Rahul Hakani is a practicing Advocate since last 15 years. He has completed his Bachelors of Law from Government Law college, Mumbai and done his Masters of Law in Commercial Laws from Mumbai University. He is also a qualified Chartered Accountant. His main areas of practice are Direct Taxes, Civil & Commercial Laws and Income Tax prosecution. He regularly appears before the Bombay High Court, Income Tax appellate Tribunal, National Company Law Tribunal and Arbitrators. He is currently the Managing Council member of the Income Tax Appellate Tribunal Bar Association, Mumbai. (See all answers by Advocate Hakani)

Neelam C. Jadhav is practicing as an Advocate since 2012. She has appeared before appellate forum such as Hon’ble Bombay High Court, Income Tax Appellate Tribunal, Mumbai, and the Commissioner of Income Tax (Appeals). She has contributed articles, authored on direct tax issues, publications and Journals to the All India Federation Tax Practitioners (AIFTP), and The Chambers of Tax Consultants (CTC) since 2013. In December, 2019, she was awarded by the AIFTP  for “Best Article in AIFTP Journal”. She can be contacted at (See all answers by Advocate Jadhav)

Shashi Ashok Bekal is qualified as a CA (ICAI), LLM – Tax (JGU), BLS LLB (Mumbai), PG ADR (NALSAR), FIT Fellow. He is practicing as an Advocate in the Chamber of Dr. K. Shivaram, Senior Advocate. He is also a visiting Professor at SVKM’s Pravin Gandhi College of Law. He can be reached at (see all answers by Advocate Bekal)