Jimisha Dalal




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Yasharth is a counsel at Singularity Legal. He holds an LL.M. in International Dispute Settlement and Arbitration from Leiden University, The Hague (2021-2022). He specialises in advising energy & resources, construction & infrastructure companies and institutional investors in shareholder and joint venture disputes, and operational disputes. His range of experience includes advising clients in international arbitrations under various rules and in cross-border disputes before courts in India and United Arab Emirates. He also represents athletes and sports federations in anti-doping and other sports disputes. He has previously worked in various legal roles in India and in the Netherlands.



  1. Representing an Indian trading company in a dispute against a Hong Kong-based trader. (SIAC Rules, English Law)
  2. Representing a Singapore-based pharmaceutical company in an arbitration under a shareholders' agreement against their Indian joint venture partners (India seated, Indian law)
  3. Representing a petrochemical project management company in their dispute against a global construction engineering conglomerate arising out of non-payment of success fee under two consultancy agreements for provision of contractual, claims and commercial consultancy services in relation to one of the largest oil facilities projects.
  4. Advising a Turkish global steel and trading company in its dispute arising out of non-performance and breach of contract to supply agricultural commodities with an Indian Trading company (ICC Rules Geneva)
  5. Advising a UAE based trading company engaged in ready-made metal products in its dispute arising out of non-payment of dues under a sale of goods contract with a Senegalese based metal and mining company (Swiss Rules of International Arbitration of SCC, Swiss Law).
  6. Represented a leading oil & gas exploration and production company in a contractual dispute with construction company for construction project of its head office. (India seated, Indian laws)
  7. Represented a leading oil & gas exploration and production company in an EPC contractual dispute (India Seated, Indian Laws)


  1. Representing a multi-national consumer products conglomerate in enforcement proceedings instituted before Dubai Courts arising out of an Iraqi Court judgment involving questions surrounding procedural and substantive violations to the Riyadh Convention.
  2. Representing a power weightlifter who was tested and charged for doping by National Anti-Doping Agency. (Delhi High Court)
  3. Representing personal guarantors before the Hon’ble Supreme Court of India in batch petitions challenging provisions of Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code, 2016.
  4. Represented a leading oil & gas exploration and production company challenging a multi-million dollar final award before the Delhi High Court.
  5. Represented a major port trust before the Hon’ble Supreme Court of India against a consortium of companies led by a Singaporean company in relation to dispute regarding existence of arbitration agreement.
  6. Represented a South Korean Bank in Insolvency & Bankruptcy proceedings against a government owned entity before National Company Law Appellate Tribunal.

Authored a paper titled “Standing at Crossroads: The Trajectory of IIAs and ISDS and Their Projection in the Post-Pandemic Global Economy” published in vol. 22 issue 2 pp.409 of the Pepperdine Dispute Resolution Law Journal (2022).