Nishith Desai Associates
Total number of professionals: 89 (35 leaders)
Principal office: Mumbai
Other offices: New Delhi, Bengaluru, Palo Alto, Singapore, Munich, New York
Key practice areas: International tax, corporate & securities, technology law, HR (employment & labour), litigation & dispute resolution, and regulatory & public policy.
Our services: At Nishith Desai Associates, we have earned the reputation of being Asia’s most innovative law firm – and the go-to specialists for companies looking to do businesses in India and for Indian companies considering business expansion abroad. We have created a state-of-the-art Blue Sky Thinking and Research Campus, Imaginarium Aligunjan, an international institution dedicated to designing a premeditated future.
As a firm of doyens, we pride ourselves in working with select clients on complex matters. Our forte lies in providing innovative and strategic advice in futuristic areas of law, such as those relating to blockchain and virtual currencies, the internet of things, aviation, artificial intelligence, privatization of outer space, drones, robotics, virtual reality, ed-tech, med-tech & medical devices and nanotechnology, with our key clientele comprising of marquee Fortune 500 corporations. We are a trust based, non-hierarchical, democratic organization that leverages research and knowledge to deliver extraordinary value to our clients.