Soumitra is a principal associate at TMT Law Practice. He graduated from NALSAR University of Law in 2016 and was gold medallist in Arbitration and Ethics. After graduation, he was an Associate at Luthra & Luthra Law Offices, New Delhi in the Mergers & Acquisitions Team and worked with them for a year. During his engagement with Luthra & Luthra Law offices, he garnered knowledge and experience of general corporate advisory, mergers and acquisitions, and commercial contracts, and advised extensively on the acquisition of several Indian ITeS companies by US based entities. After that he shifted to litigation practice in the High Court of Orissa in 2017, working with the Chambers of Advocate SubirPalit. As a practicing advocate, he specializes in all kinds of corporate and commercial litigation. He has worked extensively on petitions in relation to mining leases and mining tenders under the Mineral Concession Rules, in respect of education laws, including Joint Entrance Examinations, admissions, and vires of applicable regulations as well as in respect of various employment disputes, including retirement benefits, illegal terminations, and promotion matters with regular appearance before the High Court of Orissa, Civil Courts and Tribunals. He has also advised, drafted, and appeared in matters relating to illegal mining before the National Green Tribunal as well as the Supreme Court. He has further advised, drafted, and appeared in several arbitration matters and proceedings. Additionally, he has also advised, drafted, and appeared in criminal matters, relating to white collar crimes under the GST Act. He is a member of the Odisha State Bar Council and the High Court Bar Association.