IP litigation & alternate dispute resolution, IP enforcement & anti-counterfeiting, patent & trademark prosecution, and IP strategy consulting
Manisha Singh is the founder partner of LexOrbis, one of India’s most recommended and highly-rated full-service IP firms, which provides services related to all aspects of IP laws including advisory and consultancy, asset identification and clearances, procurement, protection, transactional, enforcement and litigations.
Singh has more than 20 years experience in prosecuting IP matters in India and internationally and the unique distinction of practising IP at both the prosecution and enforcement levels. She advises on all legal issues arising in procurement, protection and enforcement of IP assets. She also regularly represents clients at the Supreme Court and various high courts. Her practice offers innovative and practical solutions on all aspects of IP work, from trademark and design rights litigation to licensing and distribution agreements, assisting clients to discover and restructure their IP assets, portfolio reviews, filing and enforcement strategies.
Singh’s in-depth understanding and knowledge of all the aspects of IP rights is reflected in her prolific academic and research-based contributions in renowned publications worldwide. She is recognized as a leader in her field and is routinely invited to author articles and commentaries on contemporary IP issues in publications including Managing IP, World Intellectual Property Review, IP Frontline, India Business Law Journal, China Business Law Journal, Mondaq, Asialaw, IAM Media. She actively takes on other research engagements to raise awareness of IP rights.
Singh is a member of several significant IP forums and professional bodies, including the International Trademark Association (INTA), International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (AIPPI), American Intellectual Property Law Association (AIPLA), Intellectual Property Owners Association (IPO), Licensing Executives Society International (LESI), European Communities Trade Mark Association (ECTA), Pharmaceuticals Trade Marks Group (PTMG), Asian Patent Attorneys Association (APAA), Marques, FICPI.
Singh has been ranked as a leading lawyer by Asialaw in 2018, 2017, 2015 and 2014. She is recognized among the top 100 IP leaders in India by World Intellectual Property Forum and as one of India’s top 100 Lawyers, by India Business Law Journal. She has also been recognized as an IP Star by Managing IP in 2018.