Apart from a robust litigation practice, the firm also advises and represent clients
in other dispute resolution processes such as arbitration, mediation and strategic
advice on potential disputes.
In particular, the firm’s arbitration practice is well- recognized. The firm has in-depth understanding and experience in Arbitration / alternate dispute resolution
mechanism which can be a valuable alternative to litigation.
ANTI-TRUST AND COMPETITION
The firm has represented clients (informants and defendants) before competition
authorities (Competition Commission of India and Competition Appellate
Tribunal) in India as well as Supreme Court of India.
The firm has often rendered opinions and advice on compliances under the
competition law and regulations to various companies.
CORPORATE AND COMMERCIAL
The firm has expertise to tackle the wide range of issue and concerns that can
challenge any organization operating in today’s complex competitive
environment. The firm is recognized for its excellent strategy and solution
oriented approach in this area of practice.
The firm provides guidance to clients on matters relating to general corporate
compliance including but not limited to investment regulations, sectoral caps and
regulatory issues/compliances. The firm has deep market knowledge, expertise
and understanding in the fine areas of indirect taxation laws, including but not
limited to Goods & Service Tax (GST), Central Excise, Customs, Service Tax,
FEMA and Sales Tax/VAT laws and other compliance issues.
The firm has extensive experience in representing clients’ criminal matters at pan
India level across different courts, including Supreme Court of India, High Courts
and District Courts. Our practice area in criminal matters include Dishonor of
Cheques, Quashing of FIRs/ Bails/ Trial, Criminal Complaints, Criminal Writs /
Revisions / Appeals, Defamation Cases, Prevention of Money Laundering Act,
Prevention of Corruption Act etc.
BANKING AND FINANCE
The firm offers a comprehensive service portfolio to the lenders, borrowers,
advisers and other intermediaries. The clients include leading banks, financial
institutions, NBFCs and business houses. Deal management and the ability to
handle challenging structuring issues and complex negotiations are the main
strengths of the firm. The firm handles the entire spectrum of work including due
diligence on the Borrowers, Promoters and Projects / Securities, structuring
transactions, drafting term sheets and transactional documents, negotiations,
advising on the regulatory framework and related issues.
INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS
The firm understands how intellectual property (“IP”) assets can be created in
the best way. This helps to determine the value and rights therein protected and
used/ acquired/ supplemented to produce a competitive advantage. The team
provides advice and assistance to its clients with respect to due diligence
(routinely uncovering issues in chain of title, encumbrances/obligations, or
enforcement/prosecution/ deficiencies often left undetected), acquisition of IP
and related agreements and partnerships/ joint ventures with an aim to transfer/
share/ development of IP.
PROPERTY AND LAND
In the last few years, India has witnessed growth in real estate laws which
includes enforcement of Real Estate (Regulation and Development) Act,2016.
Apart from being a hub for cost effective skilled man power, the firm offers a
vast range of services in real estate. The firm provide registration of real estate
project for developers; due diligence of property for commercial, residential,
institutional areas etc; providing registration of lease deed, sale deed,
conveyance deed, gift deed, wills etc.
Civil Law, in all its complexity, is of fundamental importance to the Indian legal
system. Whilst strictly civil law issues are addressed in the various personal laws
applicable to person to person, civil law underpins the entire legal system.
Strictly Private & Confidential
This has therefore been one of the firm’s prime areas of practice, and all the
firm’s lawyers are thoroughly versed and experienced in all civil law issues,
particularly in the law of contract, civil contractual liability, family/matrimonial
matters and recovery matters, service matters, company matters, rent matters,
partition suits, recovery suits, injunction suits, suit for specific performance, writ,
probate matters etc.
CAPITAL MARKET AND SECURITIES
The Firm has immense experience in dealing with SEBI on compliance related
issues such as continuous disclosure, listing criteria and regulatory filings and is
regularly assisting its clients on this front.
The firm’s capital market team is widely recognized and highly regarded for its
work in the specialized field of debt capital market and buyback of securities
The firm advises on the complex regulatory and legal aspects of employment and
labour law in order to enable full compliance with all the applicable laws. The
firm is actively involved in drafting and reviewing of employment documentation
and advising on a wide range of labour law related queries, including transfer of
employees, termination, non-compete issues and more.
The firm predominantly represents companies and their management on
employment related projects and litigation.
The firm assists with regulatory compliance, enforcement actions, and civil
litigation in all aspects of environmental law.
Our legal team assists clients in undertaking environmental due diligence audit to
assess material environmental risks related to acquisition of operated and nonoperated production/ manufacturing sites as well as acquisition of predevelopment assets in India