Adv.George G Poothicote,Cochin,Kerala,India has 26 years of experience in Legal Services. He specializes in property, corporate, arbitration, business and start up law. Has served as Prosecution Counsel to the Income-Tax department for fifteen years, representing the Government of India in major issues of tax violations. He has vast experience in property transaction law, business law, arbitration matters and start up advising. He is a director of the Indian Institute of Arbitration and Mediation (www.arbitrationindia.com) and the Charter Secretary General of the India International ADR association (www.adrassociation.org) . He is an accredited mediator of International Mediation Institute (IMI), The Hague (www.imimediation.org). He advises major multinationals in real estate and investments and is keenly engaged in court trials and arbitration matters. He has a great interest in academic pursuits related to law and is a senior faculty member of the IIAM delivering lectures in Arbitration and Mediation in their world acclaimed programmes. He mentors start ups and also does a lot of pro bono work especially in the field of community mediation. He is on the panel of IIAM arbitrators and neutrals. He is assisted by an able team of experienced lawyers.