Mr. Umang Gupta Advocate & Founder,BPG Law Chambers
Mr. Umang Gupta began his career as an Advocate in the Supreme Court of India at New Delhi.
Foundation for starting from the Country's Apex Court was laid in the Chambers of renowned and eminent Senior Advocates Mr. Uday U. Lalit, Senior Advocate (as he then was; now an Hon'ble Judge of the Supreme Court of India) and Mr. K.V. Vishwanathan, with whom Mr. Umang Gupta had successfully trained and won deep appreciation. His keen interest in Corporate Law, made him pursue Masters in Law (LL.M.) in Business and Finance Law from the George Washington University Law School, Washington D.C. He was elected as the LL.M. Senator to represent the LL.M. community at the Student Bar Association in the University. After coming back to India, Mr. Gupta had joined India’s premier dispute resolution Law Firm - Agarwal Law Associates, New Delhi. Mr. Gupta has previously trained at top-tier firms like Herbert Smith LLP, Singapore.
Mr. Umang Gupta is the Founder of the Law Firm - BPG Law Chambers. The Firm has offices in New Delhi and Jaipur.
Mr. Gupta has an extensive practice and experience in Commercial Dispute Resolution, Litigation, Arbitration, Intellectual Property Rights, Mediation and Negotiations. He focuses on matters related to Cross-Border disputes, Environmental matters, Land Acquisition, Telecom, and Tax matters. Mr. Gupta has represented a broad range of clientele.
In addition to the commercial dispute resolution, Mr. Gupta regularly advises on domestic and foreign issues relating to Commercial and Sales Law. As well as representing clients in disputes reaching Courts. Mr. Gupta advises on dispute avoidance and tries to get disputes settled amicably.
Mr. Umang also has considerable oral advocacy experience and has conducted important matters before the Supreme Court of India, High Court of Delhi and other States and various Tribunals like Telecom Tribunal, Consumer Courts, Debt Recovery Tribunal, Competition Commission and National Green Tribunal, on behalf of his clients.
During his Law School, Umang has extensively participated in National and International Moot Court Competitions. He has represented his country for the Stetson International Environmental Moot Court Competition in Florida, USA. Further, he has extensively written and published articles on topics like the ‘Entry of Foreign Law Firms in India’, ‘Settlement of Foreign Investment Disputes through Arbitration’, ‘Road Map to a WorldClass Arbitration System in India’, ‘Recent Changes in the Arbitration and Mediation System in India’.
Background Mr. Gupta has the honour of coming from an illustrious family of Jaipur. He is the grandson of Shri B.P. Gupta, who was a Senior Advocate of the Rajasthan High Court, and son of Shri Sudhir Gupta, a Senior Counsel practicing at the Rajasthan High Court and the Supreme Court of India, who has inspired him for worshiping and practicing the profession of law in its true essence “Supremacy of Justice and Justice for all”.
Professional Associations and Memberships International Bar Association (IBA) Lawasia Supreme Court Bar Association (SCBA) Delhi High Court Bar Association (DHCBA) Rajasthan High Court Bar Association (RHCBA) Bar Association of India (BAI) GW Corporate and Banking Law Society
Education The George Washington University Law School, Washington D.C (LL.M.) (Business and Finance Law) London School of Economics (L.S.E.), Summer School, (Intellectual Property Rights) Amity Law School, New Delhi, India (LL.B.(Hons.))