Nikhil Narendran is a Partner in Trilegal in the TMT and general corporate practice area.
Nikhil has substantial experience in advising telecom, media and technology companies on a range of regulatory and contractual matters such as in relation to content liability, convergent networks, IP licensing and structuring, technology transfers and licensing arrangements, satellite, new technology models, outsourcing, data protection, data services, voice services, VOIP etc.
He advises new age e-commerce and technology companies in India on their business models and regulatory issues. He helps them structure their business models in accordance with the regulatory framework.
On the media sector, Nikhil has advised both traditional and new age content delivery services including those offering traditional cable services, triple play and dual play. He has advised some of the major OTT players with respect to their online content strategy in India and content delivery networks.
Nikhil’s advise in the telecom regulatory sector ranges from mobile telephony to enterprise data to OSP and call centre related work.
He was the winner of the ITechLaw Association's (formerly Computer Law Association) Travelling Fellowship Award 2011 as a part of which he worked at six European firms specializing in TMT. He is currently the Chair of ITechLaw Substantive Law committee on Interactive Entertainment & Media and is on the board of directors of the ITechLaw. He has been recognized in the Who’s Who Legal Telecommunication, Media and Technology. He is also the founder of the production house Iceskating in Tropics.