Welcome to Shepherd Law Associates

Shepherd Law Associates Team

Our Team

Anisha Mathur
Founding Partner of Shepherd Law Associates

Shepherd Law Associates takes great pride in introducing its dynamic founding partner, Anisha. Anisha is a seasoned legal professional, holding a B.A., LL.B degree from the prestigious Symbiosis International University. Further enriching her academic portfolio, she completed her LLM with distinction from Queen Mary, University of London, one of the world’s leading law schools.

Anisha brings with her a wealth of experience spanning across various legal arenas. Upon her return to India, she worked on an array of high-profile cases, including the Fodder Scam, the Bofors Scam, and the landmark Karmanya Singh Sareen vs Union of India case in the Supreme Court, which addressed crucial issues pertaining to data privacy in the context of WhatsApp.

Her professional journey also took her to the litigation wing of a top-tier Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) firm, where she honed her skills in this complex legal field. Anisha proficiently works towards client management and represents her clients in the hon’ble Supreme Court of India.

Anisha’s vision and dedication led her to establish Shepherd Law Associates, where she continues to use her extensive knowledge and unique insights to provide exceptional legal services to her clients.

Beyond her work with private clients and corporates, Anisha’s legal expertise is sought after by several banks, public sector units, NGOs, municipal bodies, and State Government panels, where she holds esteemed empanelments.

With Anisha at the helm, Shepherd Law Associates embodies the spirit of excellence, dedication, and unwavering commitment to upholding justice. Her leadership, backed by her impressive professional background, inspires our team to strive for the best outcomes for our clients, every single day.

Rahul Kumar
Head of Dispute Resolution and Arbitration

Introducing Rahul, a versatile and highly experienced legal professional at Shepherd Law Associates. With a wealth of experience across different sectors of law, Rahul brings a diverse and comprehensive set of skills to our firm.

Rahul’s area of expertise is broad, encompassing Dispute Resolution, Arbitration, Litigation, Insolvency and Bankruptcy, Intellectual Property, Asset Recovery, Anti-Corruption, Real Estate, and Insurance related matters. He is adept at representing clients in various courts and tribunals, including the Supreme Court, High Courts, International and Domestic Arbitration forums, and Quasi Judicial Tribunals such as NCLT, NCLAT, NCDRC, CAT and CCI.

Rahul also holds a particular expertise in handling white collar crimes, including financial scams. He has considerable experience working with real estate and infrastructure companies, and advising on matters before Investigation Wings relating to corporate criminal investigations and quasi criminal prosecutions.

Rahul’s dedication to providing comprehensive legal support extends to assisting startups with a wide range of advisory services, including incorporation, licensing, shareholding patterns, obtaining patents, trademarks & copyrights, taxation, and dispute resolution. His expertise in drafting high-end media, entertainment, and sports-related agreements on behalf of renowned brands and sports persons further underscores his versatility.

Rahul’s extensive experience, combined with his commitment to achieving the best possible outcomes for his clients, makes him an invaluable member of the Shepherd Law Associates team.

Siddharth Sihag
Head, Shepherd Law Associates, Chandigarh Office

Alumni of Campus Law Centre, Delhi University and National Law University, Delhi, Siddharth Sihag is a practicing advocate in the Hon’ble Punjab & Haryana High Court. Having expertise in matters pertaining to Commercial disputes and also in Criminal Law including White Collar Crimes. Apart from the Hon’ble High Court, Siddharth has regular appearances in Tribunals including Consumer Forums, RERA and NCLT.

Meet Palak Srivastava, the Corporate Head at Shepherd Law Associates. With her extensive experience and in-depth knowledge, Palak is adept at navigating the complex world of corporate law and multi-jurisdictional contracts. Her areas of specialization include private equity, strategic investments, and venture capital transactions.

From structuring to drafting and negotiating a variety of corporate commercial agreements, Palak’s expertise is comprehensive. Her proficiency extends to regulatory compliances, including the formulation of share purchase agreements, shareholders agreements, share transfer agreements, and joint venture agreements.

Palak’s role is pivotal in advising and assisting both domestic and international clients on investments throughout the life span of transactions. She has been instrumental in leading significant transactions in the real estate and sports industries, underscoring her versatility and acumen.

Her expertise in complex fund raise mandates, particularly in the realms of private equity and venture capital, is highly sought after. Furthermore, she provides strategic advice on transactions involving the acquisition of control, shares, and voting rights.

Palak’s adept counsel also extends to issues related to founder exits and other matters concerning corporate governance. This, coupled with her ability to manage and assess risks, makes her an invaluable asset to our clients and our firm.

At Shepherd Law Associates, we’re proud to have a strong leader like Palak Srivastava guiding our corporate division, ensuring our clients receive the best possible advice and service.

Shubham Pandey is 2019 law graduate from Llyod Law College. He has diverse experience in the field of criminal law, white collar crimes, economic offenses, corruption cases and NDPS matters.

Shubham has previously worked in the chamber of Mr. Vijay Kr. Aggarwal for almost 4 years. He has worked on prominent matters like Coal Scam case, PNB Scam case of Nirav Modi & Mehul Choksi, 2G Spectrum Scam case and others Criminal matters related to Economic offenses & Prevention of Corruption cases against CBI & ED.

He then joined Lexstone Group Law Offices as an Associate and drafted Writ Petitions challenging constitutional validity of Look Out Circular (“LOC”) issued by the Investigation Agencies i.e. SFIO, ED, EOW etc.  He also has drafted bail applications/PO cancelation application and has been regularly appearing before the various High Courts and District Court of India. (Delhi/Punjab and Haryana/Allahabad High Court.

Himani kalra, a dedicated and passionate practicing lawyer possessing extensive knowledge and expertise in various areas of law, providing exceptional legal services with unwavering determination since 3 years and enrolled with the Bar Council of Delhi.

Himani’s area of expertise is civil litigation, commercial litigation, family law, negotiable instruments, and intellectual property related matters. Over the years, she has successfully represented numerous clients in complex and challenging cases, obtaining favourable outcomes.

She has been regularly appearing before various District courts and High court of Delhi. She believes in forging strong connections with clients, understanding their unique circumstances, and tailoring strategies to meet their needs.

Support Staff

Prakash & Arpit Dhuriya

They are indispensable pillars of the firm, extending immeasurable support 24*7 through their hard work and dedication.