Full-Service Corporate Law Firm in New Delhi
Kochhar & Co., Advocates & Legal Consultants
Atlanta, Georgia 30080
Law Firm Overview
Kochhar & Co. is a full service law firm which was established in the year 1992. The firm is is one of the leading and largest corporate/commercial law firms in India. The Firm enjoys the distinction of being the only Indian law firm with full service offices in Atlanta, USA, New Delhi, Mumbai (Bombay), Bangalore and Chennai (Madras) with resident partners in each of these offices.
The Firm represents some of the largest multinational corporations from North America, Europe and Japan (many of which are Fortune 500 companies) in diverse areas of corporate and commercial law. Though the core specialisation of the Firm lies in representing foreign corporations investing and doing business in India, the Firm also represents certain major Indian corporations and financial institutions.
The services provided by the Firm cover a very broad spectrum of laws and sectors including but not limited to foreign direct investments, joint ventures, mergers and acquisitions, privatisation, infrastructure, project finance, capital markets, telecommunications, energy, intellectual property and arbitration. The Firm also has an active litigation practice and regularly represents clients in various matters in the Supreme Court of India, different High Courts and District Courts as well as Consumer Courts, the Monopolies and Restrictive Trade Practices Commission, Board for Industrial and Financial Reconstruction, Company Law Boards and in Income-tax Tribunals.
The firm's office in Mumbai, the financial and commercial hub of India, is located in the heart of downtown in the prestigious World Trade Centre. The Mumbai office, apart from advising clients on all aspects of corporate and commercial laws, focuses on project finance, venture capital investments, information technology, capital market transactions, banking and finance, securities, shipping and maritime and intellectual property laws.
The firm has a substantial presence in Bangalore, one of the prominent cities in South India and popularly known as the "Silicon Valley of India". The Bangalore office is one of the most prominent law offices in Southern India in the area of information technology including internet and e-commerce laws. This office represents some of the largest information technology companies in the world.
The Bangalore branch not only serves clients in the State of Karnataka but also covers the city of Hyderabad in the State of Andhra Pradesh.
The firm has an office in Chennai, the gateway to Southern India, which is now considered to be one of the most attractive destinations for foreign investment. Amongst other areas, Chennai has emerged as the one of the most favoured venues for manufacturing in the automotive industry and international back office operations. Abundant availability of well-trained manpower and strong infrastructure are amongst the greater strengths of the state of Tamil Nadu, the capital of which is Chennai.
The firm is probably the only Indian law firm to have introduced a ‘client satisfaction programme' that lays down important guiding rules, regulations and principles to provide the highest quality level of service. All members of the firm strictly adhere to the firm's client satisfaction manual to ensure that amongst other things, quality and response time of the highest international standards are maintained and client satisfaction is optimized.
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