Prateek hails from Jabalpur (Madhya Pradesh) and is an alumnus of Dr. Ram Manohar Lohiya National Law University, Lucknow graduating in 2014 with a degree in B.A.,LL.B (Hons.). He was the 1st Runner’s Up at 8th Nani Palkhiwala National Tax Law Moot Court Competition, 2011 and brought laurels the University by participating in various inter university debating competitions. Prateek is an art enthusiast and was also the Head of Art & Design for the University Magazine Committee (2011-2012).
Beginning in 2014, he has worked primarily at the Supreme Court of India, starting his carrier at the Chamber of Mr. Gaurav Agrawal, Advocate-on-Record. Subsequently, during his stint at the Chambers of Hon’ble Justice Mr. C.D. Singh, Judge, High Court of Judicature at Allahabad (formerly, Standing Counsel for the States of Madhya Pradesh and Uttar Pradesh & Ld. Additional Advocate General for the State of Chhattisgarh at the Supreme Court of India), he worked on diverse areas of law and regulatory regime of the State(s). Prateek has also assisted the Supreme Court of India in several landmark judgments while working with Mr. Shekhar Naphade, Senior Advocate. Presently, Prateek practices at the Supreme Court of India and at the High Court of Madhya Pradesh.