Managing Partner

Pragnesh Modhwadia

Pragnesh was one of the founding Partners of Axiom Stone Solicitors  and prior to the merger to Axiom DWFM he led the firm from a single employee to more than 100 staff over three offices. He represents various clients, including high net-worth individuals, blue-chip companies, hedge funds, foreign companies, SMEs, property developers and pharmaceutical companies.

Pragnesh specialises in Real Estate and Banking and Securitisation.

Notable transactions include billion dollar claims against national governments, developments ranging from single-unit prime properties to local regeneration projects.

Pragnesh has vast experience representing clients in a wide range of commercial and civil disputes, having appeared before the Court of Appeal, all divisions of the High Court and various County Courts.

Notable cases include:

  • Representing a pharmaceutical client bringing an injunction against an international manufacturer.
  • Representing an international steel company in an arbitration worth up to $1.5 billion against a Federal Government.
  • Defending a claim of $500 million for breach of contract and tortious inducement
    Representing a client following appointment of administrators, in discharging the administration and regaining control of the client’s company.

Pragnesh currently sits on the board of a number of corporate and charitable bodies.