ISO 9001:2008 Certified Full Service International Law Firm
Other Offices: New Delhi
Law Firm OverviewSingh & Associates, Founder - Mr. Manoj K. Singh, Advocates and Solicitors, is an ISO 9001:2008 certified full service international law firm, headquartered in New Delhi with a pan-India presence through offices strategically situated at Mumbai, Bangalore, Ranchi & associate offices in Patna and Kolkata.
The total strength of the Firm is about 100 professionals including experienced lawyers, patent agents, charted accountants, company secretaries etc. Over the years, the Firm has created its own niche nationally as well as internationally by providing quality legal services accompanied with excellent turn-around time and competitive fees.
The able team of Singh & Associates comprises of experienced lawyers who are outfitted with legal knowledge and supporting resources in order to undertake almost all kinds of legal assignments.
Singh & Associates derives its USP from one single fact i.e. “value for money”. Be it client, ranging from the top-most corporate and financial institution of India to a plethora of Government departments, public authorities and private business clients, the firm provides varied legal services to the full satisfaction of each one of its clients.
The strategy has helped the firm to create a niche of its own that makes the clients feel secured to be in right hands. The firm has a diverse team including lawyers, chartered accountants, company secretaries, accountants, etc that assures to provide its clients, all sorts of solutions under one roof. It is the basic strategy of the Firm to be a ‘one-stop shop’ for its clients where all queries and concerns of the clients are duly catered.
For example in any commercial matter the skill of advocate towards advocacy is used along with the knowledge of Company Secretary who is through about the commercial matters/laws at the same the skill of chartered accountant to check the financial viability of the transaction is used.
The issue of confidentiality is of utmost importance for the firm and it has been the firms endeavour to maintain the same at any cost.
The Firm also publishes a monthly newsletter, Indian Legal Impetus, which is circulated via email and is also available on the firm’s website.
The Firm has won several awards and recognitions over the last years, to name a few:
Recommended Law Firm for Intellectual Property Rights by Legal 500,
World’s Leading Trademark Professionals by WTR1000,
Mr. Manoj K Singh, Founding Partner featured in and as one of the 100 Legal Luminaries of India (A coffee table book published by Lexis Nexis),
Commercial Law Firm of the Year 2016 by M&A Today
Recognized Law Firm (Financial and Corporate 2016) by IFLR1000,
Recognized Law Firm (Financial and Corporate 2015) by IFLR1000,
Recognized Law Firm (Energy & Infrastructure 2015) by IFLR1000,
India Business Law Journal Award 2014 for Corporate & Commercial category,
India Business Law Journal Award for Corporate & Commercial Category for 2013,
Corporate Governance Law Firm of the Year by Lawyer Monthly Legal Awards, etc.
Recommended Law Firm for Dispute Resolution by Legal 500,
40 under 45 Young Lawyer Award’ 2013,
Arbitration Law Firm of the Year by Finance Monthly Awards
Languages: English, Hindi, Bengali, Punjabi, Bhojpuri etc.
Areas of Law
Areas of Law Description
The Firm has various Practice Groups practicing in various sectors including labor & employment, telecommunications, publishing, pharmaceutical, real estate and infrastructure, manufacturing, taxation, etc., namely:
Corporate and Tax Practice Group
Contracts and Transactions Practice Group
Intellectual Property Practice Group
Litigation and ADR Practice Group
The Corporate & Tax Practice Group of the Firm handles corporate advisory and company formations. The Group has advised clients in all matters relating to corporate advisory including but not limited to, mergers and acquisitions, management buyouts, project finance, venture capital, issues relating to banking, equity markets, foreign direct investment, exchange control, stock and asset purchases, restructuring and private equity and venture capital investments, foreign investments, regulatory approvals, investment structuring, import-export, securitization, due diligence, feasibility studies, corporate legal audits, liability analysis, retail and direct marketing etc. The Group also has extensive experience in taxation laws. The Group assists clients in structuring their investments in India from the point of view of optimization of tax burden on newly created holding structures, their financing and subsequent sale. We routinely advise on international taxation issues, transfer pricing issues, taxation of foreign legal entities, and registration with tax authorities. Also, the Group regularly advices and assists its domestic and international clients with respect to indirect taxation laws such as Excise, VAT, Service Tax etc.
The Contracts and Transactions Practice Group handles all kinds of commercial transactions including but not limited to international joint ventures, mergers and acquisitions, management buyouts, leveraged buyouts, stock and asset purchases, restructuring, private equity and venture transactions, technical collaborations, licensing and franchising, due diligence, etc. The Group has successfully negotiated and closed domestic and international transactions and projects for our clients, in various parts of the world. Additionally the Group’s practice also includes contract and project management. We are involved with our clients the management and advisory of many PSU projects and tenders, in waterways, solar energy, infrastructure, real estate, pharmaceutical, etc. Negotiating and closing deals, and advising our clients for commercial transactions and laws, are the core areas of this practice group of the Firm.
IPR Practice Group is like an IPR boutique firm within the full service law firm. The Practice Group covers complete spectrum of services in patents, trademarks, domain names, copyrights, geographical indications (appellations of origin), designs, and other related rights. Our IP services include watch service, prosecution, investigation, litigation, interferences, alternative dispute resolution, negotiations, licensing, portfolio management, corporate transactions, assignments, registered user agreements, transfer agreements and IP due diligences. The Practice Group assists clients such as Hard Rock International, Rio Glass, Parker Hennifen etc. in their IPR related work in India. Also, the firm/Practice Group acts as an India agent to renowned IP bankers namely Dennemeyer and ABG Patentees. Our IP Practice Group covers complete spectrum of services in patents, trademarks, domain names, copyrights, geographical indications (appellations of origin), designs, and other related rights. Our IP services include watch service, prosecution, investigation, litigation, interferences, alternative dispute resolution, negotiations, licensing, portfolio management, corporate transactions, assignments, registered user agreements, transfer agreements and IP due diligences.
The Litigation and ADR Group of the Firm assists clients with pragmatic and strategic decision-making in respect of claims. The Firm has Advocates & Solicitors on its panel that are highly experienced and well recognized in India to handle the litigation matters of our clients. This practice group of the Firm focuses on all types of litigation instituted and prosecuted within India and abroad, including Recovery Suits, Property Disputes, Commercial Disputes, Product Liability, Infringement of Intellectual Property Rights, Constitutional Matters, Custody Claims, Service Matters, Banking Claims, Insolvency, Criminal matters and other disputes. Through a network of associated offices, the firm is able to assist in resolving disputes effectively and cost-effectively.
- International Bar Association
- Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, London
- International Trademarks Association
- Inter Pacific Bar Association
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