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RESUME

Rasmi K Sur
Manikonda, Hyderabad
Phone 9985304701/8096288676
Age 30

E-Mail:,

s.rashmiz@gmail.com

Seeking assignments in Legal Affairs in a growth oriented organization. Aim to work in an Organisation
which would present me with ample opportunities to ensure an all round development of my skills.

Synopsis

A qualified lawyer (BSc, LL B, MBL(p), PG diploma in Cyber Laws, pursuing Company Secretary)
and a Bar licensed practitioner with cross functional experience of over 8 years in Solicitor/Legal firm
and in industries like Corporate, IT/ ITES, Software, Oil & Gas, Pharmaceuticals, Manufacturing, Real
Estate etc.

Presently taking care of Legal, Regulatory and Compliance for Hyderabad based IT/ITES
company/MNC as in house lawyer. Taking care of drafting, vetting, negotiating and advising on
contracts, vendor agreements, license agreements, software agreements, alliance agreements, Commercial
Contracts including Agreement, Lease Agreement, Employment Agreement, Non- Disclosure
Agreement, Settlement Agreement, and Power of Attorney, etc. Exposed to dealing with international
clients in reviewing and commenting on contract documents and international commercial transactions,
Foreign Corrupt Practices Act, Data Privacy Laws, security issues, Health Safety & Environment etc

Good experiences in reviewing and drafting of various Contract Documents, RFPs, Tenders/Bids and
Agreements. Drafted various agreements for national and international clients (Projects) eg supply and
purchase agreements, Agreements related to Business contracts, Software related, OEMs, Oil & gas
industries, License agreements, Service agreements, Technology transfer agreements, MOU, NDAs,
Teaming agreements, commercial agreements etc.

Proficient in handling Real Estate/Property matters. Worked for top most real estate companies as
legal consultant pertaining to Title scrutiny, drafted various agreement related to sales, development,
purchase and other related matters like registration etc.

Proficient in scrutinizing, inspecting and guiding in all legal matters with effective communication,
leadership & problem solving skills in HR, Administration and other in-house depts. Support Project
Management in obtaining change orders.

Experienced drafting of Agenda/Minutes for meetings of Board and various Committees thereof
organising Board meetings and AGM and other secretarial work.

Legal research: Proficient in working comfortably on any law research using subscription based
databases, etc. Drafting the legal information/opinion as per the client requirements

Certified as internal auditor by DNV for ISO compliances (Health Safety Environment, Internal
Security Management System).

Proficient in drafting vetting and negotiating National and international Contracts, commercial /
transactional, AMC based on pre-agreed precedents and guidelines based on National and International
laws and also capturing in details in matrix format as per clients requirement. Well experience in
drafting, vetting project contracts related to IT in the nature of EPC and O&M agreements.
An up-to-date knowledge of all Indian commercial, corporate, industrial, labor and mercantile laws;

Ability to manage a variety of compliance and legal issues with varying levels of complexity to
successful completion;
Career Highlights
Key Deliverables in legal field
Admitted to the Bar Council of India in 2002. Was associated with Udwadia Udeshi Solicitors and advocates
a top level law firm in India. Also was associated with senior advocates from lower courts and High Court in
Kolkata, Assam and Hyderabad. Presently working as individual contributor as legal counsel of a
Hyderabad based IT Company having its holding company in US.

Skills
Well versed in drafting vetting negotiations, matters related to contract Management, Company
Law, Labour Laws, Factories Act, Property laws, IPR, Cyber law, Due diligence (of Property,
Industrial Law, Environment Law, Manufacturing Products, Factory Laws etc), Title Scrutiny of
Properties, FDI (in Real Estate, Downstream Investment, RBI regulations), RFPs, Tenders/Bids,
Arbitration, Environmental Law, IT, Consumer law, Contracts Management, Data Privacy Laws,
security issues, Health Safety & Environment etc Contract, issues related SEZ, STPI, and drafting /
negotiating various kinds of national and international Agreements and contracts in different
issues. Handling board meetings including AGM, EGM etc, drafting minutes and coordination
with Company Secretary.

Extra Skills:
Legal Knowledge: Understanding of legal fundamentals, methods and procedures
Analytical Skills: Independently solves complex problems
Decision making: Exercises administrative judgment and assumes responsibility for decisions,
consequences, and results having an impact on people, costs, and/or quality of service within the
functional area.
Quality: Demonstrates accuracy and thoroughness and overall quality of work is as per the
requirements specified.
Teamwork: Gives and welcomes feedback, contributes to building positive team spirit, supports
everyones efforts to succeed.
Behavioural: Abele to co-ordinate with various people, departments and companies. Good ethical
standards.
Professional Details

Work Experience: 8 & 1/2 years in legal field including Corporate Civil and criminal laws
IT/ITES MNC head office in US with global presence (Aug 2008-Present)
Currently working with a Hyderabad based IT/ITES MNC having its presence in various countries
like US, UK, Europe etc. Reporting to VP Finance... Mainly involved in affairs related to drafting
vetting negotiating various national & international Contracts, commercial/business contracts
agreements (International law based and indigenous), compliance, giving observations, and
negotiations of business contracts. Advising senior management on legal issues. Negotiating
Business Contracts and other legal issues. Interaction with national and international vendor also
involved in doing Property related issues that of Title scrutiny of various properties during purchase,
lease agreements for various premises. Single-handedly fulfilling all the legal requirements in the
company. Giving in opinion on matters related to HR (employee and statutory related), Labour laws,
IT Laws administrations and others; minimizing all legal risks of the company. Coordinating with
Banks on various matters, CS and handling matters related to meetings, drafting resolutions minutes
notices and others related tasks. STPI filling ( Monthly, softex, quarterly reports) for different units of
the company.
Nandan Bio-matrix Bio-Energy company (Jan 2008- Aug 2008)


Worked for bio-/energy/Product Company based at Hyderabad having various subsidiaries in
India and outside India as Manager Legal and Corporate affairs. Company is involved in various
investment globally mainly involved in affairs related to Joint venture with bio-energy and
pharmaceuticals companies. Also has various products. Role was mainly of drafting, vetting negotiating
commercial, franchisee, investment, collaboration Agreements both national and international, Consumer
related matters, Product related matters like patent, Trademark etc and coordinating with ACS.
. Udwadia and Udeshi & Co (Solicitors & Advocates firm (June 2005- Jan 2008)
A solicitors firm based at Hyderabad as Attorney and was accountable for drafting various types of
agreements related to different legal issues and looked after matters related to Company Law, Intellectual
Property laws, Cyber law, Due diligence (of Property, Industrial Law, Environment Law, Manufacturing
Products, Factory Laws etc), Title Scrutiny of Properties, FDI (in Real Estate, Downstream Investment,
RBI regulations), Environmental Law, Consumer law, Contract, issues related SEZ, STPI. Appeared
before the Consumer court, High Court and Civil court on matters related to different companies in
Hyderabad. Was accountable for drafting of various pleadings, complaints, representations, written
statements etc. Handled diverse cases relating to commercial and general litigation. Appear in various
courts, i.e. High Courts and Consumer Fora, State Commission etc. Proficient in research and contribute
in the preparation of the case by way of researching various relevant laws and cases. Assisted Litigation
and non Litigation Head in all matters relating to research etc. Drafted numerous Commercial
Contracts including Agreement, Lease Agreement, Employment Agreement, Non- Disclosure
Agreement, Settlement Agreement, Family Settlement and Power of Attorney, etc
Seniors Chamber (January 2003 to March 2005.)

Joined Ms Shiela Henry, Senior Advocate in Secunderabad Courts, as a junior and assisted her in
matters related to civil cases for a period of 2 years. Accountable for drafting and pleading and assisting
her in court representations. Worked from January 2003 to March 2005.
Seniors Chamber February (2002 to January 2003)

Worked under Mr Syed Ikram Russel, a senior Advocate of CJM court, Guwahati, from February
2002 to January 2003. I was accountable for drafting various notices and other legal documents.

Present Industry: IT/ITES Company in Hyderabad.


Salary: Negotiable
Notice Period:
Trainings/ Seminars
Seminar on a judicial colloquium on development of policies and programme for NE Region organised
by National Legal Service Authority Of India & Assam Legal Service Authority. Seminar was attended by
Honble Justice PP Naolekar, Honble Justice B. S. Reddy, Honble Justice MK Sarmah and other legal
luminaries of India.
Training Programme conducted by British High Commission for 15 days in Shillong.
Media Exchange Programme in Sikkim organized by Guwahati Press Club.
Seminar on Development & Communication organized by NEEPCO (North- East Electric Power
Corporation).
1st Regional Media Seminar cum Workshop on Changing Face of Media in North East The Challenges
Ahead.
Educational Credentials

Master of Business Law (MBL) from National Law School of India University (NLSIU), Bangalore
(pursuing)

Completed PG Diploma in Cyber Law from Asian School of Cyber Law, Mumbai. (2007)
Completed B.Sc. in Bio-Science from Gauhati University. (1996-97)
Completed LL.B from JB Law College, Gauhati University recognized by BAR COUNCIL OF INDIA
(2001)
Related Education

Pursuing Company Secretary Course from ICSI, Hyderabad chapter. (Pursuing)

Diploma in Computer Applications from North Eastern Regional Institute of Management (NERIM).
(1996)

Extra Curricular Participation


Participant of Moot Court events in the Law Faculty, Gauhati University.
Participated in various paper Presentation and seminars.
Actively involved in number of inter-college competition
Interests

Dance: Learned Bharatnatyam


Reading
Travelling
Listening to Music
Strength/Weakness

Strength
Enthusiasm & positive energy, able to lead effectively
Dedication, Commitment and hard work
Strong determination & focus
Weakness
Impatience in the face of stalled progress
Languages

Assamese, Bengali, English, Hindi, Khasi, Manipuri, Telugu.