Nalin S. Kohli

Nalin S. Kohli

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Nalin Kohli is an Advocate at the Supreme Court of India. He is also the Additional Advocate General for the Government of Assam and Government of Rajasthan at the Supreme Court. In addition to this, Nalin represents private and government clients before different High Courts, Arbitration Proceedings, at the National Green Tribunal, Adjudicating and Appellate Authority for matters pertaining to the Enforcement Directorate, the Central Administrative Tribunal, the Armed Forces Tribunal, among others. He regularly argues matters across a spectrum of issues pertaining to constitutional law, civil and criminal law, taxation matters, etc.

Nalin is currently Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Insolvency Professionals Agency (IPA), set up by the Institute of Company Secretaries of India (ICSI), an agency created to train Insolvency Professionals. He is the Nominee of the Ministry of Corporate Affairs, Government of India, on the Disciplinary Committee of ICSI and also is a member of the High Level Committee (HLC) set up by the Ministry of Corporate Affairs to suggest improvements in the disciplinary mechanism of the Institutes pertaining to Chartered Accountants, Company Secretaries and, Cost Accountants.

As a well known political personality, the key highlights of Nalin's experience include:

  • National Spokesperson of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), the ruling political party in India. Nalin is also the party incharge for the state of Meghalaya in the north east of India.
  • He is a Director of the party's Public Policy Research Centre (PPRC). 
  • Earlier, Nalin was Incharge of the All India Publicity Department of the BJP. He was also the Co-Convenor of the BJP’s Policy Formulation Action Group (PFAG). Mr.Yashwant Sinha, former Finance and Foreign Minister of India was the Convenor of the BJP’s PFAG.
  • He has also been the Convenor and Co-Convenor of the BJP’s National Media Cell from August 2003 till December 2009.
  • Nalin has conducted media management workshops at various institutions including as a visiting faculty to the Indian Institute of Management (IIM) at Ranchi. He has also conducted Media Training Workshops in India and Sri Lanka for television, radio presenters and management professionals.
  • He is the former Chairman and Founder Director of a leading international curriculum boarding and day boarding school in Faridabad near Delhi and was the founder Director and creator of a leading Media Institute in collaboration with the Missouri School of Journalism, USA, the oldest journalism school in the world.
  • Nalin is the former Primetime News on Doordarshan (India’s National Television Channel) and Anchor for over 2000 hours of Live and Recorded Broadcasting of various genres of programming. He has produced and directed over 100 hours of television programming on Art and Culture, Literature, Dance, Tourism, Advocacy and Health.  


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