Partner, Reed Smith LLP
Shourav is a partner in the firm’s Energy and Natural Resources Group. He is a specialist arbitration lawyer with over 20 years of experience advising on oil and gas and infrastructure disputes. He represents clients in the onshore and offshore oil and gas, petrochemicals, power, infrastructure, and building sectors on the procurement, design, engineering, and construction of major projects. Shourav founded and led his own law firm in Singapore and Hong Kong for several years before joining Reed Smith in 2018, and prior to that, he spent 10 years as a partner at a leading international law firm. He is a barrister and door-tenant with Francis Taylor Buildings, Chambers of Andrew Tait QC, in London. Shourav has practised law in Hong Kong, Singapore, London, Dubai, and Beijing. Shourav has appeared as counsel in court hearings, arbitrations, and mediations in Asia-Pacific, the Gulf States, and Europe. He is qualified to practise as an advocate in the Supreme Court of Singapore, as a solicitor in Hong Kong, and as a barrister in England and Wales. Shourav is a Fellow of the Singapore Institute of Arbitrators and teaches arbitration on the LLM programme at Hong Kong University.