Zaiwalla & Co Solicitors, one of the UK’s leading international law firms based in the City of London, has announced cricket legend Mr. Farokh Engineer as the firm’s brand ambassador for the key regions of India and the Middle East. Mr Engineer will assume his role of brand ambassador with immediate effect, and will play a pivotal part in promoting the firm to Indian and Middle Eastern audiences.
The coming together of Mr Engineer and Zaiwalla & Co Solicitors brings two powerhouses together in a perfect synergy partnership combining expertise, dynamism and charisma. Mr Engineer is regarded as a popular choice given his vast standing in India and the Middle East as a sporting icon and personality.
During a long and distinguished sporting career Mr Engineer displayed an impressive pedigree as an India Test Cricket Captain, playing a notable 46 Tests for India, as well as competing in first-class cricket for Bombay. He was India’s wicketkeeper for the test team for many years and a dashing batsman. A true professional and inspiring ambassador for his sport, Mr Engineer also proved his mettle in the international cricket arena, with an impressive performance as Captain of Lancashire County in England. Among the many illustrious posts held by Mr Engineer, he is a Vice President of the Lancashire Cricket Association, and is currently a match referee in the Indian Premier League as well as lending his considerable expertise as a television commentator.
Widely regarded as one of the best in his sport, Mr Engineer displayed a flamboyant, stylish bating technique, as well as being an agile and flexible wicketkeeper, making him India’s first choice wicketkeeper for the Rest of the World XI series in England and Australia in the early 1970s. His crowning glory as a batsman came against the West Indies in Chennai in 1966-67 when he made 94 runs before lunch on the first day – against cricket royalty Hall, Griffith, Sobers and Gibbs.
Mr Farokh Engineer said about his appointment: “I am very honoured to have been appointed as brand ambassador for Zaiwalla & Co Solicitors. Zaiwalla & Co has a long history as a law firm of great repute and standing, in India, the Middle East and in the UK. Over the course of its impressive 33 year history, it has represented several high profile clients internationally and in the UK, and always gives its clients 100 percent first-class service and expertise. I look forward to working with Zaiwalla & Co Solicitors to continue to promote it internationally in all its endeavours.”
Zaiwalla & Co. Solicitors is an international law firm based in Chancery Lane, City of London. The firm acts for both domestic and overseas clients including corporations and state entities, as well as individuals. Their practice areas cover both contentious and non -contentious law, including both domestic and international litigation, international commercial arbitration, shipping, banking, project finance, energy, company, commercial, property and immigration. Zaiwalla & Co. Solicitors benefits from the expertise of a strong team, including specialists in the laws of Russia, Middle East, China, India and Iran.
Founded in 1982 by Mr Sarosh Zaiwalla, the first Asian individual to establish a law firm in the City of London, Zaiwalla and Co. Solicitors has been involved in over 1,000 international litigations and arbitrations in the fields of Energy, Maritime and Construction. Previous clients of the firm range from the President of India, the Government of the People’s Republic of China (PRC) and the Iranian Government to the Bachchan and Gandhi families in India.
Speaking about the partnership, Mr Sarosh Zaiwalla, Senior Partner, Zaiwalla & Co Solicitors said: “It is indeed a humbling experience to have Mr Farokh Engineer as our brand ambassador. Mr Engineer is an international cricket legend and his coming on board will instil a new energy in our firm. I expect this partnership to achieve great heights.”
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