Nani Palkhivala

Nani Palkhivala

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in Mumbai, India
January 16, 1920

December 11, 2002



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Nanabhoy "Nani" Ardeshir Palkhivala was an Indian Jurist and Economist. His name is a byword in India's legal world. A man of many and varied parts, he has crossed with ease the law's narrow confines and has gone beyond into numerous other fields. His life's work, as evidenced by history, and his several writings and speeches, bears testimony to his passionate commitment to public causes. He has given generously and unsparingly of himself and his talents to the nation whenever the occasion demanded - most particularly in defence of the rights and liberties of the common man, so that the well-springs of democracy may remain undefiled.

Nani Palkhivala was born in 1920 in Bombay to blue collar, middle-class Parsi parents. His family name derive

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