Joined the legal profession on July 30, 1973. She worked as a junior of Justice Pratap when he was at the bar where she got opportunity to appear in several civil and criminal matters. She also worked with her father Shri S.G. Samant who was an eminent criminal lawyer. She was appointed as Government Pleader in 1979. She was appointed as Special Public Prosecutor for preventive detention matters in 1986. She was appointed to the post of Government Pleader, Appellate Side, High Court of Bombay on November 1, 1995.