Mr. Fali Sam Nariman is one of India’s most eminent jurists. He has been a senior advocate to the Supreme Court of India since 1971 and also the President of the Bar Association of India from 1991 to 2010. He is an internationally recognized jurist in international arbitration. He is one of India’s most distinguished constitutional lawyers and he has argued several leading cases. He remained the Additional Solicitor General of India from May 1972 to June 1975. He has been awarded the Padma Bhushan (1991), Padma Vibhushan (2007), and Gruber Prize for Justice (2002). He was also a member of the Rajya Sabha, (1999–2005).