Specialist in Banking & Finance
Ashok specialises in acting for banks in project financing. He has significant expertise over 20 years in project financings in all sectors in the UK and internationally including renewable energy, rail, roads, defence, hospitals, schools, universities. He has been a partner successively in 3 City of London firms and prior to entering private practice was a senior commercial solicitor at London Transport and in-house solicitor at the GLC and two London Boroughs.
He has acted for the lead arrangers on the largest schools PFI Project in Scotland, for a £500 million waste to energy project in England, for a bank on a £1.1 billion rolling stock leasing Project and a £1 billion road project; for the mezzanine lenders in one of the largest project financings in North America – the Golden Ears Bridge Project in Vancouver.
M.A. (Oxon.) Oriel College, Oxford – Open Scholar
Herbert Memorial Prizeman, Final Honour School of Jurisprudence (1981)
Final Honour School of Modern History (1979)
M.Sc. King’s College London – Construction Law and Arbitration (1995)
Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators
Admitted as a Solicitor in 1985
A Chairman of the Solicitors Disciplinary Tribunal
Theatre; trustee of almshouses charity for the elderly.
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Synopsis The UK Supreme Court has, for the first time, considered the effect on an insurance claim of a “fraudulent device” – the embellishment of that claim. In doing so it has also clarified the ambit of the doctrine of utmost good faith which has for centuries underpinned UK insurance contracts. The extent of the […]Read More