Manish is admitted in the Netherlands and England & Wales, specializing in core competition, commercial law, and regulatory issues. He has practiced in Amsterdam (since 2006) and London (2002-2006).
He acts for both transacting and opposing parties. His disputes work involves competition damages actions, cross-border litigation, international arbitration. He deals with Dutch regulators and the European Commission and has extensive experience in supporting businesses on their contracting, e-commerce, routes to market, supply, pricing, co-operation and acquisition strategies as well as disputes and regulatory requirements.
After working at leading firms (CMS, Clifford Chance and, as a partner, at Eversheds Sutherland and Fieldfisher), in 2021 Manish setup Bahl & Co., a modern progressive firm focusing on quality and successful and sustainable legal solutions in the (post-) Covid-19 and Brexit reality (see www.bahlco.nl for an overview of Manish’s esteemed clients and wins). Manish brings together top lawyers, economists and experts to provide world renowned expertise for clients in a variety of sectors. In addition to direct client engagements, Manish is regularly instructed by international law firms.
He has studied law in Edinburgh, Leiden and London and have lived in seven countries in Europe, the Americas, Africa and Asia. He enjoys family-time, reading, food, wine, cold IPAs and beer, running, cricket, history, public international law cases, travelling.
Manish speaks Dutch and English.