Founding Partner, Neupane Law Associates | Senior Advocate, Supreme Court of Nepal
Balkrishna Neupane is a pre-eminent advocate and a leading lawyer with expertise in business law, property law and litigation. He has been involved in complex and high-profile disputes and transactions in Nepal for over 30 years. He founded the firm in 1984.
Chambers Asia-Pacific 2017 ranks him as a leading lawyer for business law in Nepal. Recent editions of Chambers & Partners describe him as: “a leading litigator"; "a very good and senior lawyer"; "features in notable litigation before the Supreme Court of Nepal"; and "a top-tier representative for public interest litigation". Legals' Finest lists him as a "world's finest expert" in business and insolvency law.
He advises various clients in complex transactions, regulatory issues and represents them in the arbitration and litigations in the Appeal and Supreme Courts. His clients include multinational companies, bilateral agencies, banks and prominent individuals. He also advises clients on complex issues relating to cross-border business transactions, international project financing and joint venture deals. He is regularly interviewed by the media on legal, political and constitutional issues.
He has represented clients in many leading cases at the Supreme Court relating to commercial, property, administrative, inheritance, company, insolvency, tax, private international and partnership laws. He is a member of the Supreme Court Bar Association.