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Avinash is an associate in the firm’s Global Commercial Disputes Group. His practice focuses on commercial disputes in the Middle East, Africa, Southeast Asia and Oceania.

Avinash has experience in a wide range of industry sectors, including construction and engineering, technology, intellectual property, oil and gas, blockchain and artificial intelligence. His practice covers international commercial and investment arbitrations administered by major arbitral institutions, including the ICC, ICSID, LCIA, DIAC and MIAC, as well as ad hoc arbitrations administered under UNCITRAL and PCA Rules.


  • College of Law, Perth, Western Australia, 2020, Practical Legal Training
  • Edith Cowan University, 2018, Graduate Diploma in Law
  • Middlesex University, 2017, Master of Laws, International Business Law, Outstanding Student Award
  • University of West England, 2015, Postgraduate, Bar Professional Training Course
  • Middlesex University, 2014, Bachelor of Laws

  • England and Wales (by registration with Bar Standards Board)
  • Republic of Mauritius
  • The Government of Dubai Legal Affairs Department

  • Republic of Mauritius
  • State of Western Australia, Australia

  • The Honourable Society of the Middle Temple
  • Accredited Civil & Commercial Mediator, ADR Group – UK
  • The Mauritius Bar Association
  • Young ICCA
  • ICC Young Arbitrators Forum (YAF)

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