Location: New Delhi
Phone: +91 99100 79572
Languages: English, Hindi
Aditya Shamlal is a Partner at GameChanger Law Advisors (GLA) and heads the Firm's New Delhi office. He previously worked as an Associate at one of India’s largest law firms and as a junior attorney with an eminent Supreme Court Advocate in Delhi, before joining GLA in 2012.
Armed with nearly 10 years of experience, he is spearheading GLA's practice in the startup and sporting hotbeds of the National Capital Region (NCR).
Aditya’s experience is also “all-round” in nature. Apart from being the retained legal counsel to several exciting technology startups, he represents Investors and Investee Companies on a host of angel and venture capital deals and strategic acquisitions. Some of his most prominent deals have been in the TMT, Education, Manufacturing and Logistics industries.
As a sports lawyer, some of his landmarks have included advising a sports-themed investment fund on a due diligence exercise pertaining to an investment in a digital streaming rights holding company, and representing a marquee Indian football club in quasi-judicial proceedings before the All India Football Federation. He has also published articles in the World Sports Law Report and the World Online Gambling Law Report.
Aditya graduated from National Law School of India University, Bengaluru in 2008.
On our second podcast of our flagship SEGment Podcast series, Namrata Bhagwatula, Aditya Shamlal and Abhimanyu Baheti discuss ambush marketing at the FIFA World Cup 2018.Read More
Writing for the World Online Gambling Law Report , Aditya Shamlal and Vishnupriya Sainath propose a controlled sports betting market in India.Read More