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Gouri Shanker Asopa, Indian Lawyer. Bar: Calcutta, India, 1974; solicitor advocate Calcutta High Court. Area in-charge Congress (I) Hastings, Calcutta, 1986; life member Hastings Sangh, Calcutta, since 1987. Member Inc. Law Society Calcutta (Bell Chamber's Gold medal 1974), Automobile Association Eastern India (life), Bar Council of India, Iskcon, Ordnance Club (honorary civilian member).

Background

Asopa, Gouri Shanker was born on June 1, 1950 in Didwana, Rajasthan, India. Son of Abir Chand and Nanni Bhabhra.

Education

Bachelor of Commerce, St. Xavier College, Calcutta, 1970; Bachelor of Laws, Hazra Law College, Calcutta, 1974.

Career

Trainee, Singhi & Company, Chartered Accts., Calcutta, 1971; law trainee, Khaitan & Company, Solicitors, Calcutta, 1972-1974; legal assistant, Khaitan & Company, Solicitors, Calcutta, 1974-1978; partner, Khaitan & Company, Solicitors, Calcutta, since 1978. Practicing advocate Calcutta High Court, since 1976. Director Adapt Investments, Ltd., Calcutta, ACB Consultancy (P) Ltd.

Achievements

  • Bar: Calcutta, India, 1974. Solicitor advocate Calcutta High Court.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Founder, editor Legal Gossip, since 1984.

Membership

Area in-charge Congress (I) Hastings, Calcutta, 1986. Life member Hastings Sangh, Calcutta, since 1987. Member Inc. Law Society Calcutta (Bell Chamber's Gold medal 1974), Automobile Association Eastern India (life), Bar Council of India, Iskcon, Ordnance Club (honorary civilian member).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: travel, driving, wild life enthusiast, swimming.

Connections

Married Chanda Mishra, April 26, 1969. Children: Ravi S., Rashmi Dahima, Kirti.

father:
Abir Chand

mother:
Nanni Bhabhra

spouse:
Chanda Mishra

child:
Rashmi Dahima Asopa

child:
Ravi S. Asopa

child:
Kirti Asopa