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Description: Khaitan & Co, Mumbai office ranked by Chambers Asia Pacific 2016, Firm Overview: Founded in 1911, Khaitan & Co is one of the oldest Indian law firms
- Number of partners: 101
- Number of lawyers: 314
- Languages: English, French, German, Hindi, Japanese, variety of Indian regional languages
- Other Offices: Bengaluru, Kolkata, New Delhi
It combines a rich heritage of over a hundred years with modern, cutting edge and solution-oriented legal practice and offers full service legal solutions to its domestic and international clients. The firm has a strength of 415+ fee earners, including 101 partners across its four offices.
The firm is one of India’s most recognised full-service law firms offering specialised advisory services to clients across all Indian law practice areas.
The firm’s practice areas have been widely recognised by various leading international rankings and publications including Chambers and Partners, Legal 500 and IFLR 1000. The firm’s Corporate/M&A practice and several other practice areas including banking and finance, capital markets, competition/antitrust, dispute resolution, energy, infrastructure and resources, environment laws, estate planning, trusts and private clients, funds, hospitality, intellectual property, labour and employment laws, private equity, real estate, taxation and technology, media and telecom feature prominently in various leading international and Indian publications.
The firm has received several awards and recognition in recent times for its work, some of which include:
■Best overall law firms, Mergers & Acquisitions, Private Equity & Venture Capital, Competition & Antitrust, Employment & Industrial relations - India Business Law Journal – Indian Law Firm Awards 2014
■Corporate & M&A, Most Responsive Domestic Law Firm, Energy & Natural Resources, Litigation and Dispute Resolution - Asian-Mena Counsel Firm of the Year 2014
■Best Indian Law Firm of the Year and Best Private Equity Law Firm of the Year – Legal Era Awards 2013-14
Over the years the firm has attracted and retained some of the best legal talent in India to provide the high-quality legal counsel expected from it across all spheres of commerce and industry. The strategic hiring of partners has resulted in the addition of new practice areas, strengthening the existing practice areas and also bringing in the best international practices.
Its clients include business and financial enterprises, large business houses, banks, financial institutions, private equity funds, government bodies, educational and charitable trusts, cultural institutions, individuals, and estates and trusts from India and overseas.