Sajai is the Co-Chair of the Firm’s Corporate Practice. His practice focuses primarily on compliance with particular emphasis on cross-border issues.
He is an acclaimed compliance lawyer with more than 30 years of experience representing a wide variety of industries, businesses and sectors. He started his career as a litigator, litigating labour and employment matters. Thereafter, he moved to transactional and compliance work. This wealth of experience means that he understands complex compliance issues that arise in major transactions and can provide practical solutions to resolve these issues; providing advice that goes well beyond legal and contractual matters, and into the technical and commercial heart of the success of the transaction.
Sajai also supports regulatory matters, internal investigations and conflict resolutions, including:
- all aspects of white-collar crime, government investigation and compliance with the Prevention of Corruption Act, the Money Laundering Act, the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA), UK Bribery Act and other local and international anti-corruption laws.
- Indian employment law, industrial relations, whistle blower complaints and executive compensation practices.
In terms of sectors, Sajai maintains an active practice in the Knowledge based industries sectors. He is known as a pioneering lawyer supporting the development of the Information Technology sector in India.
He regularly publishes and speaks on a variety of legal, regulatory and compliance related topics, specially focused on cross-border trade.
Sajai is passionate about education, and regularly conducts client education seminars, executive education programs and boot camps for young lawyers. The Cyberspace Camp ™ program is one such program he has patronized and promoted in several developing nations. Sajai is the Past President of ITechLaw, the International Technology Lawyers Association, headquartered in the US. This is a first for any Asian.
Another first for any Asian is Sajai’s current position as the Chair of the IBA Technology Committee.