Kochhar & Co. is one of the leading and largest corporate law firms in India. The firm enjoys the distinction of being the only Indian law firm with a full-service presence in the six (6) prominent Indian cities of New Delhi, Mumbai, Bangalore, Chennai, Gurgaon and Hyderabad and four overseas offices – Dubai, Singapore, Atlanta and Jeddah (affiliate office). The firm has been ranked as the Top-Tier Firm (2018) in the areas of Aviation & Defence, Corporate and M&A, Dispute Resolution, Labour & Employment, Intellectual Property, Projects, Energy & Infrastructure Laws, Real Estate & Construction and TMT by the prestigious publication the Legal 500.
Kochhar & Co. is the preferred Indian law firm for multinational corporations (MNCs) doing business in India and represents more than 75 of the Fortune Global 500 companies. The firm acts as the Indian counsel for some of the largest MNCs from North America, Europe, Southeast Asia and Japan. Over the years, Kochhar & Co. has established a very strong reputation for the highest quality of legal support and client service. The firm is the first Indian law firm to have conceived a ‘client satisfaction program’ and has been a pioneer in this field. The firm takes pride in providing high-quality, responsive, solution-seeking and business-oriented legal support consistent with the global standards of excellence. In a survey of Indian law firms, Kochhar & Co. was ranked as the top full-service law firm in the country on parameters of client satisfaction.
The first presence established by Kochhar & Co. was in New Delhi, and the Delhi office is also the largest of the six full-service offices of the firm. During the last decade, the Delhi presence of Kochhar & Co. has grown rapidly to become one of the largest corporate law firms in India’s capital. The Gurgaon office specializes in providing comprehensive legal advice and support to its clients who are leading players in the banking, finance, infrastructure, pharmaceuticals, telecom, automotive, aviation, manufacturing, real estate and IT Sectors. It also has an integrated Intellectual Property (IP) law practice widely recognized as one of the premier IP practices in India.
Separate from our size and strength in New Delhi, where the firm has its roots, the Kochhar law firm has a dominant presence in the South of India with offices in all important commercial cities of Bangalore, Hyderabad and Chennai. Illustratively, the Chennai office of the firm is the largest law firm in the State of Tamil Nadu with the largest corporate law practice, which represents some of the largest corporations in the world on a wide range of corporate, commercial, real estate, white-collar and litigation matters. Further, our Bangalore office is one of the most prominent firms in the State of Karnataka – a pioneer in technology law. It covers a wide range from IT contracts, e-commerce and intellectual property to venture capital investment, securities offerings and employee benefits. The Bangalore office has been consistently ranked as the leading firm in India’s Silicon Valley.
Kochhar & Co. is the first and the only law firm from the Indian sub-continent (and in fact from the continent of Asia) to have been granted a license by the Dubai Legal Affairs department to practice local UAE and DIFC laws. The firm’s Singapore office specializes in providing legal support to Singapore companies that wish to invest in India as well as global corporations that have established their Asia-Pacific headquarters here to tap into dynamic markets such as India.