We, the AMICUS RARUS team, as the expression (in Latin) connotes strive to be ‘Your Reliable Friend’ and stand for value based legal consultancy and litigation in various fields. With this end, we constantly monitor and review the spectrum of our services to make them broad based to suit the business dynamics of our clients. To achieve this objective, we at Amicus Rarus, constantly develop effective network arrangements in India and abroad with partners who are prepared to match our quality of service and expertise to the satisfaction of our clients.
Our skilled and dedicated team is headed by Mr. SOMESH ARORA, Advocate & Chief Consulting Officer [B.Com, LL.B., LL.M (Intellectual Property Rights-University of Queensland, Australia), C.A.I.I.B. DLL&LA], a distinguished Indian Revenue Service Officer with exposure of more than 25 years in various organizations in the Government of India, especially in the Ministry of Finance (as Commissioner of Customs, Excise and Service Tax and Departmental Representative in Customs, Excise and Service Tax Tribunal), Ministry of Commerce (as Deputy Commissioner in Noida SEZ), Ministry of Textile and Ministry of Labour (as Provident Fund Commissioner). Besides, he has enough corporate exposure having worked as Executive Director of Wool & Woollens Export Promotion Council and as Sr. Vice President- Head of Taxation & Export Import of Reliance Group Company operating as a Special Economic Zone Developer. He has worked in various Premier Investigating Agencies (as Zonal Head of Directorate General of Central Excise Intelligence and in Economic Intelligence Bureau) and has successfully conducted some of the leading Service Tax, Customs, Excise and FEMA investigations. This unique and varied exposure coupled with insight into the governmental functioning enables him to have exceptional investigative skills and strategic business approach to every legal issue and litigation.