D.M. Harish and Co.


Anil Harish
Designation: Partner
Qualification: B.A., L.L.B. (University of Mumbai), L.L.M. (University of Miami).

Anil HarishExpertise : Mr. Anil Harish specializes in the field of Corporate Law, Joint Ventures and Collaborations, Property, Mergers and Acquisitions, Demergers, LLPs, Taxation, Arbitration, Exchange Control, Foreign Investments, Trusts, Wills and Indian and International Taxation. He is involved in other institutions in the legal field such as the Society of Indian Law Firms, of which he is the Executive Vice President. He is also a member of the Committee on Dispute Resolution, of the CII (Confederation of Indian Industry) As a specialist in the field of Real Estate, Mr. Harish is also involved with the magazine “Property Scape” as well as the Accommodation Times Institute of Real Estate Management.

Mr. Harish has written articles which have been published in the Times of India, Hindustan Times and several professional journals. He is a director of several prestigious public limited companies in India. He is involved in several educational and charitable trusts and is the former President of the Hyderabad (Sind) National Collegiate Board, which runs more than 25 educational institutions and has about 50,000 students.

Mr. Harish is a much sought after speaker in India and abroad and has given several professional speeches at prestigious events such as the India calling Summit in Brussels, Belgium (2009) organized by the Indian Merchants Chamber and the International Fiscal Association {India Chapter} (2000). He has spoken in Dubai, Doha, Muscat and Jakarta on several occasions on topics such as FEMA, Taxation Collaborations and the legal requirements to operate a business in India, and at many Seminars in India.

Mr. Anil Harish is Director of many Companies including:

  • Hotel Leelaventure Ltd.
  • Hinduja Global Solutions Ltd.
  • Hinduja Ventures Ltd.
  • Future Retail Ltd.
  • Oberoi Realty Ltd.

Shobha Jagtiani
Designation: Partner
Qualification: B.A., LL.B., LL.M. (University of Mumbai)

Shobha JagtianiExpertise: Mrs. Jagtiani specializes in matters of taxation (including appearances at the ITAT, High Courts, Supreme Court, Income-tax Settlement Commission) and in Inheritance Laws, Succession, Property Matters, Matrimonial Law and Arbitration.

A prominent figure in the legal world, Mrs. Jagtiani was the Chairperson of the Law and Representations Committee of "The Chamber of Income Tax Consultants" for the year 2005-2006 during which she co-authored a Pre-Budget Memorandum presented by the Chamber to the Union Finance Ministry. She has also been a member of the Managing Committee of the Chamber of Tax Consultants.

Mrs. Jagtiani is a regular speaker at seminars. She was the keynote speaker at a seminar on Property Law organized by Khaleej Times in Dubai. More recently, she has addressed the Society of Indian Law Firms (Mumbai) on Professional Ethics and an International Conference organized by "LAW ASIA on Taxation of International Transactions."

Mrs. Jagtiani is a champion of the cause of Women’s Rights in India and over the years has made several contributions to related causes. In 1996, she represented India at an International Seminar held in Israel on `The Empowerment of Women'. since then she served as the Chairperson of the Legal Cell of the Ladies Wing of the Indian Merchants Chamber. She has given several speeches at the IMC Ladies Wing and the FICCI Ladies Wing regarding the position of women as regards Property and Succession, as laid out by Indian Laws.

Mrs. Ratna Harish
Designation: Partner
Qualification: M.A. (Punjab University) LL.B. (University of Mumbai)

Ratna HarishExpertise: Mrs. Ratna Harish is one of the first women in India to occupy the position of a partner in a Law firm. She continues to actively associate herself with the administration and management of the firm.