Our Team

Our team

Mr. Sidi Reza N Khan

Mentor and Advisor

He is one of the Mentor and Advisor at our firm. His positive attitude and enthusiasm encourages us to strive at achieving higher goals. He has garnered vast knowledge of Property and Revenue law in his practice of over 35 years. He specialises in Property, Family and Revenue matters. He started practicing in the Surat District Court in the year 1988 and regularly represents matters in the High Court of Gujarat. He is a Gold-Medalist in Criminal law. He is adept in several languages with Hindi, Gujarati and English language being his forte.

Mr. Rajesh Poojara

Mentor and Advisor

A highly experienced and respected real estate and revenue lawyer with over 35 years of experience in the Southern Gujarat region of India, Mr. Rajesh Poojara holds a B.Com LLB degree from V.T Choksi Sarvajanik Law College in Surat and has established himself as a leading authority in the fields of property and revenue law. As a mentor and advisor at our firm, Mr. Poojara brings his wealth of experience and knowledge to help guide and inspire our team.

Purvika Bhandari

Senior Consultant

Purvika Bhandari is a Senior Legal Consultant and specializes in Tax and Corporate practice areas. She worked with Pricewaterhouse Coopers (PwC) for 3 years before joining Lexicon Legal in 2021. She advises clients on direct tax and indirect tax matters along with general corporate fields. She has a vast experience in the field of import and export controls and foreign trade laws, setting up and operating special economic zones and export-oriented units. She also provides assistance on intricate transactions including overseas business transactions, business model restructuring, employment-related taxes, and stock option schemes.

Charmie Africawala

Associate, Corp and Comm

She graduated from V.T. Choksi Sarvajanik Law College with a law degree along with a diploma certificate in International Business Law and Corporate Law from Symbiosis Law School, Pune and since then has developed a strong proclivity for corporate law, revenue law and alternative dispute resolution processes including arbitration and mediation. She has two years of experience in the legal sector, and by maneuvering challenging situations, she has strengthened her client management and interaction skills. She is committed to offering our clients excellent support and assisting them in comprehending and resolving the difficulties they encounter.

Shikha Chandlekar

Associate, Corp and Fin

Shikha Chandlekar focuses on corporate and financial law, she has developed a strong predilection for securities law, insolvency law, corporate law, intellectual property rights and alternative dispute resolution methods like arbitration and mediation. With three years of experience in the legal industry, she has honed her skills in client management and navigating complex situations. She is dedicated to providing high-quality assistance to our clients, helping them to understand and overcome the challenges they face. Whether it’s navigating complex legal procedures or simply offering support and guidance, she is committed to ensuring that our clients receive the best possible outcome. She is a law graduate from University of Mumbai and has a keen eye for aesthetics and a deep appreciation for the arts. In addition to the legal advisor, she possesses a love of literature and can often be found lost in a good book, displaying a voracious appetite for knowledge and a thirst for learning.”

Aditi Yagnik

Associate (Litigation)

Aditi Yagnik graduated with B.Com-LLB from VNSGU in 2019. In the same year she enrolled with the Bar Council of Gujarat and cleared the All India Bar Examination. Later she also completed her Master’s in Law with Specialisation in Criminology in 2022. With her education she has a deep knowledge of Civil Litigation, Mediation, Commercial Disputes, Matrimonial Disputes & Revenue Matters.  Since her graduation she has been actively associated with her practice in the law through multiple internships with senior advocates. In her experience of Four years, she has practised intensively in District Courts as well as Revenue Courts of Gujarat, Family Court, Mediation Centres and Out-of-Court Settlements.

Shahzeb Khan

Associate (Litigation)

Shahzeb Khan graduated with B.B.A-LL.B  from Auro university in 2020. The same year he enrolled with the Bar Council of Gujarat and cleared the All India Bar Examination. After that, he also achieved his Master’s in Law in 2022.
He has been actively engaged and associated with the law field and law practice through continuous internships to gain ample amount of hands-on experience. With his education in the industry, he has expert knowledge and understanding of the commercial fiduciary cases of companies as well as individuals from the prosecution as well as the defence. He also handles cases related to Civil Litigation, Commercial Disputes, Revenue Matters, and Family disputes. Negotiable Instruments Act/Cheque Bouncing, Criminal and Civil Recovery Cases,Mediation and Settlement of financial cases along with Consumer Dispute Cases.

Nitin Sampath Kumar

Junior Associate

Nitin Sampath Kumar is a Jr. Associate based out of Surat office of Lexicon Legal and is a part of the corporate and litigation team of the firm. Nitin has worked in various fields of law such as Real-estate, Information Technology and Energy Sector (Oil and Gas), He has a keen sense for Drafting Legal Notices and Drafting Agreements for various industries and also posses a good knowledge of Fractional Ownership, Due Diligence, Asset Management, Compliance and Document Drafting. Nitin has completed his graduation in Legal Studies (B.A LL.B (Hons). from Symbiosis Law School, Pune and Has enrolled with the Bar Council of Maharashtra and has cleared the All India Bar Examination in the year 2020.