Vijayendra Pratap Singh

Partner & Head Litigation
AZB & PAtners.

Vijayendra Pratap Singh is a partner and head of litigation at AZB & Partners, Delhi. Vijayendra has spearheaded various arbitrations pertaining to the validity of shareholder agreements, option contracts, long-term supply, and claims on account of cancellation of coal blocks, confidentiality, and franchising and intellectual property issues. The arbitrations are both ad hoc and institutional, and seated across multiple jurisdictions. He represented SIAC in the BALCO case before the Supreme Court on the scope and extent of judicial intervention of Indian courts in foreign-seated arbitrations. He presently represents Amazon in the much-publicised dispute with Future Retail Limited, which is pending before the Supreme Court. Vijayendra was named the Dispute Resolution Star of the Year in 2013, 2018, 2019, 2020 and 2021 by Benchmark Litigation Asia Pacific and was named in GAR 100 in 2012, 2018, 2019 and 2020.