Lawyers

Dallas
2200 Ross Avenue
Suite 3700
Dallas, TX 75201


Houston
TransWestern Tower
1900 West Loop South
Suite 1000
Houston, TX 77027


Education

J.D., Emory University School of Law, 2004

B.A., Government, Cum Laude, The University of Texas, 2000

Honors

Texas Super Lawyer “Rising Star,” General Litigation (2008, 2009, 2010, 2011)

Languages

  • French

Sheetal C. Aiyer is Senior Counsel in both the Dallas and Houston offices of Gordon & Rees and is a member of the firm’s Business Transactions, Intellectual Property, Food & Beverage, Commercial Litigation, Product & General Liability and Environmental/Toxic Tort practice groups. Since 2011, his career has been business-focused and he has served as a dynamic business executive and in-house attorney for startups and growth phase companies, primarily in Brooklyn, New York. In addition to handling his responsibilities at Gordon & Rees, he founded and currently runs his own management consulting firm in Houston called Vik Charles Consulting, which focuses on strategy, management and operations for emerging businesses.

He began his career as a litigation associate in another Dallas area law firm in 2005, and over the years he has developed a broad skillset across general business and complex commercial litigation and risk mitigation. Moreover, Mr. Aiyer has in-depth experience in general corporate matters, corporate transactions and intellectual property protection in addition to exceptional team leadership capabilities to help meet organizational objectives.  Relying on his experience as a successful entrepreneur and in-house counsel, Mr. Aiyer often serves as “outside in-house counsel” for his clients.

Admissions

  • Texas
  • New York
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York

Community Involvement

Mentor – Wolff Center for Entrepreneurship, The University of Houston