Advocate, Supreme Court
& Insolvency Professional
Founder Designated Partner
Managing Partner (Corporate & IBC)
Mr. Shailendra Singh is an Advocate based in India (Member Supreme Court Bar Association, New Delhi India) Delhi High Court Bar Association, NCLT & AT Bar Association), Certified Insolvency Professional registered with Insolvency & Bankruptcy Board of India (IBBI) and member of ICSI Institute of Insolvency Professionals having valid Authorisation for Assignment (AFA), the member of INSOL International (6-7 Queen Street, London), and an Independent Director registered with Independent Directors’ Data Bank with Indian Institute of Corporate Affairs under Ministry of Corporate Affairs, New Delhi, India. Mr. Singh is a man with dynamic and charming personality. He is an analytical and logical thinker, spontaneous speaker, vivid reader and fitness enthusiast.
Mr. Singh is the Managing Partner (Corporate) & Founder Designated Partner at AUGUST ATTORNEYS LLP (Advocates & Solicitors). He is also the founder and sole proprietor of law firm namely “Shailendra Singh & Co. (Advocates & Legal Consultants). Singh has completed his graduation in Economics and Political Science and Law Degree (LLB) in the year 1998 from BHU, Varanasi, India. Mr. Singh was the passionate teacher and started teaching English Language to intermediate standard students since his first year of graduation and thereafter taught current affairs and general knowledge, Logical and Analytical Reasoning and English Grammar in reputed Coaching Centre to the students who were taking competitive examinations. He worked as legal advisor with a reputed company in Delhi after completing his law graduation.
Thereafter, interned with Late Sh. R.K.Jain Senior Advocate. He was called at Bar in April 2001. He thereafter worked with Mr. Manoj Swarup, Advocate-on-Record now Senior Advocate and Sh. R.S.Endlaw (now Judge Delhi High Court). During summer vacation when Supreme Court and Delhi High Court used to be closed, he extensively worked in trial Court as well to gain overall experience. Mr. Singh Successfully completed First Indo-British Project on Advocacy Skills Training organized by British Council in the year 2002 under accredited trainers (Queens’ Counsel) from the UK who conducted the first training of trainers namely, Timothy Dutton QC, Peter Birkett QC. He started his independent practice from Nov, 2003 onwards and established his law firm namely “Shailendra Singh & Co.” in 2006.
He has a vast experience in Corporate, Companies and Insolvency cases including Corporate Insolvency Resolution Process including Liquidation and related matters including Enforcement Directorate, Serious Fraud Investigating Officer, Department of Revenue Intelligence, Benami Laws and Economic Offence Wing matters. He has represented various companies and group companies before the Hon’ble High Court of Delhi at New Delhi and other High Courts and Company Law Boards under the Companies Act, 1956 including scheme of arrangement, operation and mismanagement, misfeasance and liquidations proceedings, merger and acquisitions, scheme of arrangements etc., defended prosecutions of his clients under the Companies Act before Special Courts etc. apart from representing in BIFR, AIFR, DRT, DRAT Etc. His expertise is also in collaborations, agreements and contracts. Some of the clients represented by Shailendra Singh and his then law firm namely Shailendra Singh & Co. Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited, Gail (India) Ltd., Gail Gas Limited,Vian infrastructure limited, M/S Sundari Apparels (India) Pvt. Ltd., Laxmi Vatika Limited, PSG Limited, Omini Medicare Ltd. Boutanika Infrastructure Pvt. Ltd., Rajshree Group & Aum Infrocon Pvt. Ltd., Shrikrishna Builders, J.V.G. Group of Companies having around 16 companies in liquidation, Triveni Faridabad Allottee Association, having thousand of clients etc., Sable & Co., Mumbai, Kashi Builders, Mumbai, Vigneshwara Victims Welfare Association, A large group of investors of Vignehswara Group of Companies (in liquidation), Choudhary Aviation Facilities Pvt. Ltd., Crazy Fashions Pvt. Ltd., Hypnotic Clothing, Reliance commercial Finance Ltd., Grades Entertainment Pvt. Ltd., R.J. Packwells Pvt. Ltd., S S Enterprises, Gupta ji Electric Co., Impala Distillery & Brewery Ltd. (Mumbai Bench, NCLT)., Sarabjit Cold Storage Pvt Ltd. Mr. Singh has hundreds of Judgments in his laurels in favour of his clients.
The team of Mr. Singh has helped established International Companies to run operation in India by taking care of their legal compliances. He has been doing great as Insolvency Professional as has been appointed as an IRP and RP in various matters and he has been successfully handling the same in the best interest of all stakeholders including maximisation of value assets of CDs. After the establishment of NCLT & NCLAT under the Companies Act, 2013 and Insolvency & Bankruptcy Code, 2016, Mr. Singh represented / has been representing number of companies under various Corporate Insolvency Resolution Process as Resolution Professional.
He has been representing Committee of Creditors and Resolution Professionals, Financial Creditors, Operational Creditors and other stakeholders as well before NCLT Delhi, Mumbai etc. As Interim Resolution Professional and/or Resolution Professional, Mr. Singh has been proposed on behalf of Reliance, Religare etc. Mr Singh also represented Insolvency & Bankruptcy Board of India before NCLAT. Mr. Singh is also empaneled with IBBI and SEBI apart from Bank and Financial Institutions. He is highly experienced, skilled and acclaimed Corporate Lawyer of the country, having more than two decades of continuous experience in the Corporate and companies laws. He has very rich experience in the matter related to Companies and Corporate Laws, White Collar Crimes (including EOWs matter, CBI & SFIO) and Insolvency laws. He regularly appears in different Courts and Tribunals throughout India including Supreme Court and High Courts of India, NCLAT & NCLT and Money Laundering Appellate Tribunal. He is also a very prominent arguing counsel. He is now completely focusing on corporate and Insolvency cases after incorporation of AUGUST ATTORNEYS LLP.