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Bharucha & Partners

Dispute Resolution

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What the team is known for

A prominent practice, active across an array of domestic and international arbitration. Also has extensive experience in High Court and Supreme Court litigation and in dispute resolution work in other tribunals across India. In addition to the firm's commercial litigation expertise, other areas of strength include environment, telecommunications, construction and real estate disputes. Adept at handling matters for both corporate clients and individuals.

Strengths

A client reports that "they are very responsive to our requirements, which is a big positive for us, since it is critical to get a quick turnaround. Whatever advice we have received has been pretty sound, and we are satisfied."

An interviewee appreciates that "there is a lot of partner time and we can call them to discuss issues in detail."

Work highlights

Acted for Diageo on an appeal before the Securities Appellate Tribunal and Securities Exchange Board of India, in relation to a shareholder dispute in India.

Notable practitioners

D P Singh is regularly called upon by clients for his strengths in commercial and criminal matters. His practice includes acting on behalf of individuals as well as corporates.

M P Bharucha has an established reputation as a stalwart of the dispute resolution market. He has an excellent reputation for his cross-border litigation skills and additionally advises on arbitration and mediation matters.

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Overview

Our Dispute Resolution Practice is exceptionally strong and is reputed for its superior
client service, strategic insights, and a formidable presence in proceedings. 


We advise and represent on all aspects of corporate and commercial law, including contracts, competition and trade practices issues, information technology and communications, media, employment, administrative law, directors’ duties, shareholder claims, class actions, taxation, and other disputes. Accountability, integrity, and transparency are principles that guide us in our dealings within the Firm, our clients, and with dispute resolution bodies.


With over five decades of litigation experience across its Partners, the Firm is considered
among the best in the country. Each Partner has a proven track record of handling complex
commercial transactions or disputes and each member of the larger team has significant
experience in providing powerful representation before courts and tribunals across the
country.


Our ability to understand and respond to charges levied in the context of commercial
transactions are unparalleled and we successfully leverage transaction and sector-specific
skill set across the Firm to defend our clients. We are one of the only law firms that actively
engages with mandates relating to economic offences as well as offences against the person
and property with minimal reliance on outside counsels. 

Members

Gupta, Sonam

Jaisingh, Sneha

Singh, D P

Singh, D.P

Sircar, Shreya

Somasundram, Karthik

Dispute Resolution Department

Bharucha & Partners

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Department location

13th Floor, Free Press House

Free Press Journal Marg

Nariman Point

Mumbai

Maharashtra

India

400 021

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Ranked Lawyers

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India

Dispute Resolution: Arbitration


M P Bharucha
Band 1

Dispute Resolution: Mumbai-based


M P Bharucha
Star Individuals

Dispute Resolution: New Delhi-based