Nishith Desai is the founder of research & strategy driven international law firm, Nishith Desai Associates. A renowned International Tax, Corporate & IP lawyer Nishith specializes in the Financial Services sector and assisted Government of Mauritius and Government of India in launching their individual offshore financial centers. The firm has now worked for over 1400 funds across all classes of asset.
He has consistently ranked as a Top Tax Lawyer by Chambers Asia, Legal 500, Asian Counsel and Pacific Business Press, Legal Era, a prestigious Legal Media Group, IDEX Legal and others. He has also been ranked No. 28 in a global Top 50 “Gold List” by Tax Business, a UK-based journal for the international tax community and is listed in the Lex Witness ‘Hall of fame: Top 50’ individuals who have helped shape the legal landscape of modern India.