Beena Pillai


  Started career with her father Adv. P.S. Ramachandran pillai and became the junior of Retd Judge K.Ramachandran in Kerala. Under the guidance of Shree. K. Ramachandran, an eminent personality in Kerala Bar and Bench, she has appeared before High Court of Kerala representing a wide variety of clients. Fields of law covered land laws, commercial laws, service law, family court law and consumer laws in the civil side. Worked as an Associate Partner in Central Law Firm and joined in HDFC Bank,Bangalore in 2007 and later became the Legal Associate in Lejuris. CAREER PROFILEPracticed corporate business law, commerce law, structuring and formation of the legal entities like companies, associations, societies, partnership concerns, franchisees, liason office, branch office etc, property/estate laws, labour and employment issues, labour compliance, due diligence, labour and employment law, contract planning, contract drafting and vetting, legal scrutiny, policy analysis and matrimonial dispute etc. expertize in drafting various agreements, deeds, notices, documents, legal opinions, affidavits, agreements like confidentiality agreement, collaboration & joint venture agreement, franchising agreement, agreement relates to properties, legal scrutiny of property, joint development, construction and facility agreement, due diligence report etc and involved in the preparation of project reports, standard operating procedure, MoU etc and monitored labor consultancy related work and in independently handling civil, property, consumer, company, labor and revenue matter both in Trial and High court.  



Sreekumar Sathyanath


Solicitor - London, U.K

He has 13 years of law practice and is licenced to practice in U.K and India. He is a Solicitor and Notory Public in England and Wales. As the Senior Partner in Jacobs Solicitors, East Ham, London, he leads the litigation team. He brings to table unparalleled expertise from U.K and India. 


He started his practice with Southern Law Chambers and then joined the chambers of Thottathil B Radhakrishnan who is a High Court Judge in Kerala, India. He then moved to U.K and started of as a Solicitor with extensive practise in immigration law, land laws, civil law and criminal law. His law firm is franchised for providing legal aid in criminal and family law cases.


Rafeeq M  

Commenced his career with reputed Law Firm in Kochi M/s Meenattoor & Aziz in 1996, he has got 10 years experience of working in the central government concern -Housing and Urban Development Corporation Ltd. (HUDCO) at its offices at various locations including New Delhi, Kochi, Trivandrum and Chennai, providing efficient services for its various reputed clients. He being into active practice has been associated now with Nextlegal sevices and looks after the matters of various clientèle along with the chief patrons.

During his career he has got excellent exposure in ;


  • Rendering legal advice for planning the business restructuring, and handling due diligences.
  • Providing advice on employment-related matters.
  • Liaising with Govt. authorities and ensuring proper compliance with regulatory/ statutory requirements.
  • Ensuring proper compliances with the statutory requirements and coordinating with the panel counsels for monitoring various cases.
  • Structuring, drafting & inspecting the legal documents viz. agreements, contracts, deeds, MoU, strategic partnership deeds, joint venture agreements, non disclosure agreements, underwriting agreements, escrow agreements, syndicate agreements, confidentiality or secrecy agreement, non solicitation and non competition agreement, pleadings, argument notes etc.
  • Preparing documentation for global tenders and industrial labour settlements. drafting, vetting, reviewing, approval and interpretation of various types of documents including leasing, licensing, commercial agreements etc
  • Arbitration, conciliation and other alternative dispute resolution avenues
  • Finalizing terms & conditions of contracts for high value projects, settlement agreements, rehabilitation packages; performing analysis to ensure that contracts are within negotiated & agreed-upon parameters etc.  



Promy K Gangadharan

LL.M (U.S.A)

Certification in International Commercial Arbitration- U.K

He has about twelve years of prctice in various disciplines of law. He has a law degree from India, a Post Graduate Certification from Queen Mary University of London, U.K, and a Tri-Continental masters degree in law (LL.M) from U.S.A. He is also a certified mediator and arbitrator in U.S. He is well versed in Corporate law, International trade, international investments, Intelectual Property law,  International commercial and investment dispute arbitration, World Intelectual Property Organization (WIPO)  arbitration, arbitration clause consultation, international business contracts and settlements, contracts drafting review, litigation and arbitration management.     

Fakkirappa S Shettar


He is the new Associate with Nextlegal. He started his practice in 2008. He has represented clients in consumer forum, civil courts and high courts. He helps  in scrutiny of title deeds and documents for valid and marketable title, and  for agricultural property mortgaging. He helps drafts agreements, contracts and MoU, liaison for clients, drafts paper publication, preparing excel spread sheet for property data. 


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