Nishad Morjaria is an expert renowned for his forensic work by peers in the international arbitration field. He is “a pleasure to work with” and peers applaud his “credible and well-founded expert opinions”.
Nishad Morjaria is a partner in FRP Advisory’s forensic services team in London. For the past 15 years he has focused on the quantification of damages, valuation of business losses, forensic accounting advice and the provision of expert evidence in international arbitration (commercial and investment treaty), commercial and contractual disputes and post M&A disputes.
He has experience in working with clients across the oil and gas, power, renewables, retail, manufacturing, consumer services, real estate, construction and mining sectors.
Nishad has been actively involved in around 50 contentious matters, and has experience working on matters under the LCIA, ICC, ICSID, ZCC and DIAC arbitration rules, as well as in the UK High Court. He has acted in cases ranging from tens of millions in dispute, up to several cases with amounts claimed of over one billion dollars.
Nishad trained with a top ten accountancy firm, gaining audit and accounting experience with owner-managed businesses. After qualification, he worked in transaction services, undertaking financial due diligence and reporting accountant work. He then joined the forensic department of another top ten accountancy firm, and has since worked at Big 4 accountancy firms for over 10 years, focusing on domestic and international disputes.
Nishad is a fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW), a member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators and a member of the ICAEW’s president’s scheme for the appointment of experts. He has presented on damages, loss valuation and expert evidence at international arbitration conferences, to law firms and has acted as an expert witness at several advocacy workshops.