Abhishek Tiwari is an Appellate Criminal Defence Advocate, practicing
in the High Court of Madhya Pradesh at Jabalpur. As Amicus Curiae (Defence) appointed by the Hon'ble High Court, he has submitted Final Arguments in 70+ Criminal Appeals resulting in acquittal with reversal of judgments, acquittal with part modifications, and commutation of sentences etc., of the prisoners. Reported cases include CRA 1014/1995, ILR 2018 MP 773; CRA 684/2009, ILR 2018 MP 1772; CRA 228/2010, ILR 2019 MP 1286; CRA 1330/2008, ILR 2019 MP 2098. AFR cases include: CRA 415/2007; CRA 1902/2007; CRA 486/2008; etc.
He provides defences for offences relating to the Indian Penal Code, Minor Criminal Laws, Anticipatory & Regular Bail, Cyber Crimes, Financial Frauds (Electronic & NI Act). He appears in Matrimonial Causes (Divorce, Maintenance & Alimony, Custody etc.,) & Domestic Violence Cases, primarily focusing on resolution of disputes through ADR.
Abhishek received his school education from Christ Church Boy’s Senior Secondary School, Jabalpur and College Education from St. Aloysius College, Jabalpur from where he obtained his Post Graduate (M.A. Degree) in English Literature. He obtained his Law Degree from R.D. University. He is certified by Bar Council of India & State Bar Council, M.P., He is a member of HCBA. He is a Counsel (Civil & Criminal) of the High Court Legal Aid Services 2019-20. He has held various work positions in different companies in Mumbai, Delhi and Ahmadabad and has been a Feature Writer cum Copyeditor for The Times of India.