Raj Jhabakh’s practices law with a focus on Commercial and Taxation laws.
With over seven years of experience in the field, Raj handles the Firm’s corporate work relating to mergers, acquisitions, strategic and financial investments, joint ventures, general corporate law advice and compliance, corporate and tax litigation, drafting, review and negotiations of agreements related to various sectors such as Information Technology, Real Estate, Investment Agreements.
In addition to his work with the Firm, Raj is the Standing Counsel for the Income Tax Department where he represent the department in contentious matters before the Madras High Court. Raj is also a correspondent with the International Bureau of Fiscal Documentation, Netherlands (IBFD) and has authored more than 30 articles for the IBFD on topics related to International Taxation related issues which impacts companies doing business in India.
Raj started his career with Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) and primarily assisted in reviewing, drafting and negotiating IT contracts & issues related to Cyber Laws. Post his stint with TCS he worked in Universal Legal and Vichar Partners (presently merged with JSA), Corporate Law Firms in Chennai and was a part of their corporate and litigation team.