Litigation & Dispute Resolution

Our litigation and dispute resolution practice is one of the oldest and most reputed practices of the firm. We have excellent exposure to the Bombay High Court and several of our lawyers attend the Bombay High Court and City Civil Court on a daily basis and conduct oral advocacy on behalf of our clients. We have experience of representing clients in complex and high stake litigation in various courts across India including the Supreme Court, High Courts, Company Law Boards and Tribunals, the Securities Appellate Tribunal, Debt Recovery Tribunals and at various other fora.

Our Litigation and Dispute Resolution Team is able to work with complex issues and across borders and practice areas in order to find the most efficient and practical way to resolve disputes.

We have acted on many landmark litigation and arbitration matters in India including disputes relating to land, property and inheritance, disputes among company shareholders, disputes relating to initiating or defending debt recovery proceedings, writ petitions, regulatory inquiries, tax matters and others.

AREAS OF PRACTICE

  • ALTERNATE DISPUTE RESOLUTION

We represent clients at all stages of domestic and international arbitration and also for enforcement or challenge of arbitral awards if required.

  • CIVIL AND CRIMINAL DISPUTES

We advise and assist companies, partnerships and individuals on all aspects of their civil disputes from strategy prior to institution of a suit to obtaining a final decree, together with related issues such as enforcement of decrees and settlement discussions if needed. We have also begun assisting on criminal cases which are linked to or have arisen out of commercial disputes.

  • BANKING LITIGATION

We represent established banks and financial institutions and other clients in banking litigation matters and regulatory investigations.

  • REAL ESTATE DISPUTES

With the rapid emergence of real estate markets comes a plethora of disputes; we employ a solution-driven approach to deliver results while understanding the business needs of our clients.

  • SHAREHOLDER DISPUTES

We regularly advise and represent clients (including many international companies) in shareholder disputes and other disputes arising from joint ventures, share purchase agreements, mergers and acquisitions in India. 

  • REGULATORY INVESTIGATIONS, INQUIRIES AND NOTICES

We assist and advise clients on the correct course of action to be adopted during inquiries, investigations and upon receipt of notices.

  • INSURANCE CLAIMS AND DISPUTES

We have an excellent track record in the insurance and reinsurance arena and assist on all aspects of these disputes.

  • SECURITIES & FINANCE CLAIMS AND DISPUTES

We represent clients before SEBI, the Securities Appellate Tribunal and other security law fora and dispute resolution bodies.

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Jonathan Solomon

Partner
Tel: +9122-6627-3900

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