Durga Agarwal | London | Hogan Lovells

Durga Agarwal

Associate Litigation, Arbitration, and Employment


English, Hindi


Durga Agarwal
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Durga's practice focuses on high-value, complex, commercial litigation. She has wide-ranging experience of advising clients on a broad range of commercial disputes, including those arising from breaches of contract, breaches of fiduciary duty, conspiracy, theft of intellectual property and fraud. 

She is dual qualified in England & Wales and India. Before joining Hogan Lovells, Durga worked in Mumbai in a major Indian firm.   

Representative experience

Acting for a bonafide purchaser of an immovable property in relation to allegations of fraud and conspiracy raised by the erstwhile owners before the Bombay High Court.*

Acting for an event management company in initiating civil and criminal proceedings against its employees in relation to unauthorised use of copyrighted material before the Bombay High Court.*

Acting for a bank based in Switzerland in initiating civil and criminal proceedings in relation to misappropriation of pledged goods and fraud before the Calcutta High Court.*

Acting for a clothing retail franchisee in a domestic arbitration in India against a franchisor in relation to allegations of fraudulent misrepresentation.*

Acting for an automobile manufacturing company in relation to allegations of oppression and mismanagement raised by minority shareholders before the National Company Law Tribunal, Mumbai.*

Acting for a film entertainment company against a consumer complaint initiated before the State Consumer Dispute and Consumer Dispute Redressal Forum, Mumbai.*

Acting for an advertising agency and international hotel group in initiating proceedings in relation to the arbitrary conduct of officers of the State of Maharashtra before the Bombay High Court.*

Acting for the Government of India in relation to the constitution of the National Inter-Creditor Committee for reducing stressed assets in India.*

*Matter handled prior to joining Hogan Lovells.


  • LL.M., University of Cambridge, Wolfson College, 2022
  • B.A. LL.B., O.P Jindal Global University, (Hons), 2017
Bar admissions and qualifications
  • Bar Council of India
  • Solicitor, England and Wales