Dr. Poornima Advani
Banking & Finance
Bankruptcy and Insolvency
Dr. Poornima Advani is a Partner at The Law Point, where she focuses on various aspects of dispute resolution, including arbitration, securities litigation and criminal law matters. Her practice also encompasses regulatory, policy and government affairs. Dr. Advani's expertise is spread across a diverse range of industries, and she is regularly consulted by clients from the automobile, hospitality, infrastructure, manufacturing and projects industry.
Dr. Advani currently also serves as a Director of The Consulting Point, Independent Director for Adani Green Energy Ltd.; and a Founding Trustee of Legally Speaking. Dr. Advani, formerly served as the Chairperson of the National Commission for Women; and was also a de facto member of the National Human Rights Commission of India. She was also a Member of various important committees and task force, including: Task Force on 'Empowering Women and Development of Children', Planning Commission of India; Expert Committee on Older Persons, Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment, Government of India; and Committee on Judicial Reforms, Government of India.
Dr. Advani has given lectures in many universities globally, including University of Queensland (Australia), School of Oriental and South African Studies, London; University of East London; and London School of Economics.