Mukesh Butani

Mukesh is the founder and managing partner of BMR Legal Advocates, a law firm specializing in the areas of corporate international tax, transfer pricing and indirect tax, with expertise in litigation services, controversy management, strategic transaction advisory and tax policy. He was recently appointed as a Reserve Panel Member at the Singapore International Arbitration Centre. With specialization in domestic corporate international tax and transfer pricing, Mukesh has over three decades of experience in advising multinationals and Indian conglomerates on a wide range of matters relating to FDI policy, business re-organizations, cross-border tax structuring, tax controversy and regulatory policy. He is an acknowledged expert in the area of international tax policy, controversy and advocacy and has to his credit several landmark judicial pronouncements and depositions before expert committees. He has been deposed as an expert witness on contentious cross-border tax treaties, and Transfer Pricing matters in foreign jurisdictions. His most recent books include Transfer Pricing–The Indian Landscape, Two Decades On (2021), Taxpayer Rights – Deciphering the Indian Charter (2021) and General Anti-Avoidance Rules: The Final Tax Frontier? (2021).