Dhwani Mainkar

Research Associate

B.L.S/LL.B (University of Mumbai); LL.M. (Queen Mary University of London)

  • Dhwani completed her masters with an overall distinction. Her research was titled-‘Harmonization of Customs Valuation Rules and Transfer Pricing Regulations’.
  • While in the UK, she pursued her passion for academia, and was appointed as the Education UK Ambassador for teaching debating skills to secondary and autistic children across schools and universities in UK.
  • Prior to pursuing her masters, she practised in the Hon’ble Bombay High Court & Hon’ble Supreme Court in the areas of Indirect Taxation and IPR. Further, as a practicing Advocate, she was extensively involved in drafting Commercial Contracts, Production House Agreements, Artists & Celebrities’ Service Contracts, Film Contracts, Bank Guarantees, NDAs & Transfer Pricing Agreements.
  • She is a member at the prestigious Commonwealth Lawyers Association, UK & the International Fiscal Association, London.
  • She is a polyglot. Apart from being fluent in several Indian languages, she has been studying and teaching the French Language since the age of 15.
  • Areas of Interest: Taxation, Transfer Pricing, Public Policy, Corporate Laws, IPR