Litigation in India can be a bewildering experience as well as a long process. The judiciary is under immense pressure. Adjournments are frequent and the dates given can be months away.
Active management of a case is crucial. Understanding the system is key.
If you are setting up a business, buying or selling property we can advise on how to protect your interest and avoid future litigation. If you already have a dispute or court proceedings we can explore and advise upon your options which may be less length and costly.
Most disputes in India tend to be resolved via out of court settlements. However, for a non-resident, mediation too can be challenging due to the need to travel, lack of resources and knowledge. Through our on the ground presence, network and knowledge of the system we are often able to negotiate out of court settlements which are superior to what you would achieve on your own.
The National Company Law Tribunal “NCLAT” is a quasi- judicial body adjudicating on matters relating to companies. The NCLAT was established in 2016 and an extremely efficient authority. We work with lawyers in India who specialse in this area