Meet The Team
Rakesh is an experienced, dedicated and a committed professional with exceptional troubleshooting and persuasive skills. He is a result oriented and challenge driven professional with over thirty years of international experience in Corporate Accounting, General Ledger, MIS, Costing, International Taxation, Revenue Recognition, External and Internal Audit, CFO services, Financial Reporting and Analysis of Financial Statements.
Rakesh has served in various executive, managerial and CFO positions with big conglomerates including Big-4 over three continents. He was the Founder Chairman of the very first US Chapter of ICAI in New York
(2008-09) and was also the Co-Chair for Associated Chamber of Commerce (ASSOCHAM), USA Chapter in 2010-11. He served on International Affairs Committee of ICAI from 2008 to 2010. He is the primary author for a couple of books – ‘Employment Based Immigration to the United States – A Long Haul’ and ‘Totalization Agreement with USA will augment billions of dollars in India’s forex’.
Jasmina Eanes is an Associate Partner in Juris Consultants USA Inc. She graduated from the SRTM University in India with a Master's in Finance and a Bachelor's in Commerce (Major - Commerce and Accounting). Also, she earned an Associate Degree in Business from Lee College in Baytown, Texas, USA.
She started her journey with a WNS as an assistant manager, where she was in charge of overseeing a group of 27 FTE’s. She has over 10 years of experience in the finance industry and has worked with various multinational companies in India. Her expertise includes financial analysis, risk management, and strategic planning.
She has also worked for more than five years with various organisations in the United States, where she gained experience in banking, retail, and inventory management. Her diverse educational background and professional experience in both India and the USA have equipped her with a unique skill set that enables her to excel in managing teams and navigating complex financial systems across different industries.
She has held numerous senior executive levels, managerial and head positions with various businesses in the areas of accounts payable and receivable, company formation, financial guidance, support business restructuring, pay-roll processing, and compliances in the United States during her fifteen years of global experience. Her areas of specialisation are thus financial guidance, support business restructuring, pay-roll processing, and compliances in the United States.
She has also been recognized for her exceptional leadership skills and ability to build strong relationships with clients and stakeholders. Jasmina's analytical approach and attention to detail have enabled her to provide effective financial solutions to businesses across different industries.
She regularly engages in conversations on contract law issues and publishes papers and research on corporation law and compliances.
Her expertise in financial guidance, business restructuring, and compliance makes her a valuable asset to any organization seeking to improve their financial performance and her passion for contract law and corporation law research also demonstrates her commitment to staying up-to-date with the latest industry trends and best practices.
Manali Shah Manali is enrolled as an attorney with State Bar Of California since 2021 and Bar Council of India since 2015. She has four years of experience as a law clerk and paralegal at the Ropers Majeski Law Company, prosecuting and litigating intellectual property cases.
Manali is a skilled associate who has previously worked for H K Acharya and Company in India as a licencing advocate.
Manali earned her master's (LLM) from UC Berkeley, School of law. Her strengths include analyzing, researching, organizing and problem-solving. She is highly motivated to achieve her set goals.
Her ultimate objective as a professional is to increase her level of productivity and effectiveness. Her areas of legal interest include social work, immigration law, and intellectual property.
She received her bachelor's degree (B.Com, LLB) from the Institute of Law at Nirma University and worked different internships at reputable legal firms undertaking transactional drafting work and supporting litigators in various courts and tribunals.
Her expertise includes
Drafting of opinions for clients based on the Trademark Clearance Search Reports;
Conducting search for conflicting trademarks;
Drafting of cease-and-desist letters and responses to Office Actions;
Filing statement of use and other miscellaneous documents with the USPTO and;
Preparation and filing of Facebook and Instagram take down Notices;
Founder & Head - Consulting
Ritu is a practising Company Secretary and a qualified lawyer. She is passionate about business legislation. She has represented numerous business owners, start-ups, small businesses, and large corporations regarding the establishment of operations in the United States and all across the world,
You can trust her when it comes to Contract Law, Business Law, and Capital Market Law issues. She has knowledge of business creation, corporate mergers and acquisitions, operating agreements, partnership agreements, joint venture agreements, capital and equity planning, joint venture agreements and employment law difficulties.
She has more than six years of expertise negotiating contracts, conducting business operations, and dealing with international legislation. You can get in contact with her if you're seeking for a specialist who can help with the drafting and comprehensive negotiations of your business-related contracts and agreements.
Being a partner in the expansion of companies fascinates her. She has assisted numerous firms with everything from regulatory agency registration to various funding rounds. A select few of the start-up clients she incorporated a few years ago have surpassed all valuation thresholds. Before their initial public offering, Zomato ultimately bought one of them.
She was fortunate in getting one of the startups she worked with into the "UNICORN CLUB."
She has a love for assisting business owners with the establishment of their enterprises and the reinforcement of those foundations through the development of innovative solutions to difficult legal or corporate business-related challenges.
She is a qualified professional who can assist you with comprehensive discussions and resolution of your varied business demands.
You can relieve her of the added responsibility, let her handle your legal requirements, and you can concentrate on running your business.
She is a highly expressive person with a strong legal academic background who is also adept at performing legal research and creating legal papers.
Founder & Head - Consulting
I am a Fellow Member of the Institute of Companies Secretaries of India, All India Rank 20, LLB, M-Com, Whole-time Practising Company Secretary (PCS). I specialise in Corporate Laws, Capital market Laws, Intellectual Property Laws, Labour Laws Compliances and Legal documentation, Drafting of various Policies, Agreements and Contracts, Pre and Post IPO Due-Diligence.
I’m truly passionate about my work and always eager to connect with other professionals. While I enjoy all aspects of my job, I think my favourite stage of working is connecting with various stakeholders to understand their business objectives. I’m always interested to listen to the experiences of former colleagues, managers, teachers, mentors and other professionals etc.
Key Personal Competencies:
Strong commercial acumen
Lead by example
At present, I am working as a Whole-time Practising Company Secretary and my key responsibilities include:
Working directly and closely with Clients as Corporate/Legal Consultant.
Handling complex issues related to Capital Market.
Drafting and vetting of various Legal Documents like Contracts, MOUs, NDA etc.
Handling Cases of NCLT and NCLAT, various other judicial Authorities.
Annual Compliance's, Incorporation of Company, LLP etc., Splitting and Transfer of shares, ESOPs process Right issue etc., FTE procedure, as per Companies Act, 2013 and Capital Market Laws.
Responsible for Preparing documents for Debt Syndication, Corporate Debt Restructuring, Mergers and Acquisitions, and Working Capital Finance/Funding.
Preparation of Business Proposals for client Companies to meet their loan requirements.
Responsible for the Compliance of Corporate Laws and other applicable laws on the entities.
Compliances of Trademark, Copyrights and other intellectual properties.
Liasioning with govt authorities, departments and ministries.
Handling Taxation and Accounting matters.
A result-driven professional with an ability to achieve high standards, understand and analyze complex and technical issues and exercise accordingly with tact and intelligence. Diverse industry and functional expertise with a firm commitment to client satisfaction, operational excellence, Superior networking skills and team player.
SALMAN B. SURANI
Salman B. Surani started his career as the head of sales for a leading Import and Export Company in the company's export and import division after being promoted within the same organisation from the position of purchase manager. After working in the sector for more than 8 years, he started his own enterprise and build his own manufacturing and construction business. He has vast experience of producing and managing the supply chain for the variety of products including glass, plastic, chemicals, medical supplies, apparel, handicrafts, and more.
His wide-ranging experience in manufacturing and sales has equipped him with a unique skill set that enables him to comprehend the whole supply chain. This knowledge has been instrumental in helping him build profitable businesses and make wise decisions throughout his professional career. Additionally, he has been able to keep one step ahead of the competition and grow his company’s business operations globally, because of his ability to spot industry trends and consumer wants. He is well-known in his fields of activity thanks to his commitment and entrepreneurial zeal.
He currently serves as Director of Forbays Exports (OPC) Private Limited, where he conducts his import and export business with several clients located all over the world, primarily in the United States of America. His ability to adjust to shifting market trends and technological advancements is another factor that has contributed to his success.
His enthusiasm for entrepreneurship has inspired him to join Juris Consultants USA INC, where he plans to act as a strategic advisor and aid aspiring business owners in expanding their operations internationally. He wants to help young entrepreneurs succeed by offering advice and mentorship using his knowledge and experience.