ishita

Ishita Bisht

Emissary Counsel

Qualifications

LL.B., Faculty of Law, University of Delhi 
B.A. Political Science, University of Delhi

Practice Areas

Dispute Resolution & Arbitration
Telecommunications & Technology
Corporate Advisory & Transactions
Environment Regulatory and Policy
Employment Laws

ishita@cornelliachambers.com

Ishita has 5+ PQE. She has experience in the technology and telecommunication space, not for profits, domestic and foreign investments, general corporate advisory, investment transactions and commercial contracting, employment law advisory and contracting, employment law compliance, and tech-telecom regulatory and policy. She also actively involved in dispute resolution and appears before courts, tribunals and regulatory/ governmental authorities.

On the tech & telecom side, she has advised and worked on matters related to data protection (including application of EU law to Indian companies), legal and regulatory compliance (product check), customer and vendor contracts, domestic/foreign investment, IPR, etc. She has also been active in the regulatory and policy side and has assisted clients in preparing responses to government consultation papers. Besides this, she has also submitted co-written personal position on draft Indian data protection bill and regulatory framework for over-the-top service providers.

In the employment law space, Ishita has advised and worked on employment terms, employer’s obligations and rights of employees, sweat equity, issues on termination of employment, social security (such as provident fund and gratuity), sexual harassment of women in workplace matters, position in liaison office and corporate policies.

She endeavours to use her knowledge of law to give back to the society and economy.