ESTABLISHED IN 1895
Total number of professionals: 100+ (11 partners)
Principal office: Mumbai
Other offices: Bengaluru and New Delhi
Key practice areas
Anti-corruption & anti-bribery; arbitration & ADR; aviation; banking & finance; bankruptcy & insolvency; capital markets; competition & antitrust; compliance; corporate & commercial; corporate governance; data protection; defence; e-commerce, fintech, blockchain & cryptos; environment; inbound investment; infrastructure; insurance & reinsurance; intellectual property; international trade & bilateral investment treaties; joint ventures; labour & employment; licensing & franchising; litigation; mergers & acquisitions; offshore construction; outbound investment; outsourcing; power & energy; private client; private equity, venture capital & funds; project finance; real estate; restructuring & insolvency; securitization & structured finance; shipping; succession planning (family office); taxation; technology, media and telecommunications; white-collar crime.
The firm is a leading full service law firm proudly acting as Indian legal Counsel to numerous MNCs, several large Indian corporates and several Fortune 500 companies. Individual partners concentrate on different practice areas providing specialist legal, commercial and technical services to clients. The firm’s in-depth knowledge and sound understanding of commercial and market realities results in us providing relevant solutions which are legal and of real commercial value. The firm has a sizeable corporate and commercial legal practice with several partners being on the boards of directors of reputed leading Indian listed companies.
With a strong litigation and dispute resolution practices, the firm advises on managing litigation risk and facilitates negotiations to resolve disputes, resulting in the least possible adverse effect to the clients business. Bolstered with a robust litigation and dispute resolution practice across high courts, supreme court, district courts and tribunals in the last decade it has handled over 700 corporate, commercial, shipping, insurance, litigations, and several international/domestic arbitrations across various industries including corporate joint venture disputes, offshore constructions contracts relating to oil & gas, and many more.
The firm has a strong admiralty practice with a worldwide reputation as specialists in all aspects of shipping law, as well as an extensive ship finance practice.
With a well-recognized insurance and reinsurance practice group developed over 40 years, the firm extensively acts for insurance companies.
Constantly adding knowledge, talent and skill to adapt to the dynamic global environment, the bedrock of the firm’s USP is being always accessible, providing quality service in quick turnaround time at costs which are commensurate to the services rendered.
The firm and several partners are ranked by law publications: Chambers, Who’s Who Legal, Asia Law Profiles, Legal500, and India Business Law Journal. The firm is recognised for aviation, shipping and maritime practice by India Business Law Journal.
R H Khan