Gautam specialises in international commercial arbitration and litigation, especially in the fields of energy, projects, and infrastructure, banking and financial services, and corporate and commercial law disputes. He has been a partner in the firm since 2000 and is the former Managing Partner of Reed Smith’s Singapore office. He also jointly heads the firm's cross-departmental India Group.
- University of Westminster, LLB, First Class
- London School of Economics, LL.M., Distinction
- England and Wales