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Praj is Chair of the firm's Energy & Natural Resources Industry Group, and is based in Reed Smith’s London office. He has over 20 years of experience representing a wide range of banks, exchanges, hedge funds and energy and commodity companies in a variety of transactional, cross-border regulatory, compliance and risk management matters within the energy sector.


  • McGill University, 文学硕士
  • 伦敦大学法学院, 法律实务课程
  • College of Law, Chester, 法律专业共同考试证书
  • University of Oxford, Exeter College, BA / MA, First Class, Hons.

  • 英格兰和威尔士

  • 英语
  • 法语
  • 北印度语
  • Marathi


  • Ranked in Chambers UK for UK-wide Commodities: Derivatives & Energy Trading, 2019-2020, 2022, 2023
  • Listed as a Leading Lawyer in The Legal 500 UK for Derivatives and structured products (including commodities), 2020-2022