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Practice Summary

Niranjan Venkatesan is developing a broad commercial practice. During pupillage, he appeared in his own right in the High Court and County Courts and was also instructed as part of a larger team. He has a particular interest in (but is not limited to) mis-selling/misrepresentation, civil fraud, professional negligence and the law of damages, which were the subject of his doctoral thesis at Oxford, and in the law of restitution.

Before coming to the Bar, Niranjan read and taught law at Oxford, where he was a Vinerian, Eldon and Rhodes Scholar.  He practised at the Commercial Bar in India in the Chambers of Mr Arvind Datar SC between 2011 and 2013 and acted (led and unled) in several complex cases in the High Court and in the Supreme Court of India.