Krishna & Saurastri Associates LLP is a full service Intellectual Property law firm focused on rendering business friendly legal advice. The firm was formed in 1992 and merged with a law practice set up in 1956. Ever since, the firm has been navigating complex IP issues for its diverse client base. In order to keep pace with the growth of the Indian economy and be ever present for its clients, the firm has 150 people spread across offices in the major economic centers of Mumbai, New Delhi, Bangalore, Pune and Ahmedabad.
The firm prides itself on being a client oriented outfit that has built strong relationships, and infrastructure, across India and the world, to deliver anytime and anywhere. In going the extra mile, it has become the preferred choice for a large roster of domestic and international clients across all industries.
We believe in seeking incremental and breakthrough improvements in the delivery of our services, which is reflected in our continuous endeavor to set new benchmarks and raise existing standards. Over the years, our vastly experienced and diverse team of professionals have successfully provided tailor-made solutions to our clients’ advantage. We have also extensively harnessed legal technology to be at the forefront of timely, cost-effective and faultless delivery of legal services.
Our services include –
Analytics including searches, registrability analysis, infringement analysis, freedom-to-operate opinions, due diligence, audits and valuation of all forms of intellectual property rights.
Registration and prosecution of all forms of intellectual property rights including patents, trademarks, copyrights, designs, geographical indications, plant varieties, domain names, and semiconductor IC layouts.
Advise on transactional matters including agreements related to licensing, franchising, merchandising, business transfers, mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, technology transfers, confidentiality, non-disclosure and data protection.
Litigation and dispute resolution matters including patent, trademark, copyright and design infringements, passing-off actions, anti-counterfeiting, anti-competitive and unfair trade practices, contractual disputes, arbitrations and writs. We regularly appear before all different Courts in India and quasi-judicial authorities.
Advise on niche legal areas such as foreign investment laws, healthcare & medical malpractice laws, food, drug and medical device regulations, media, broadcasting & entertainment laws, and internet, e-commerce and information technology laws.
We represent clients from all major industries and sectors. Our team includes specialists with niche expertise and industry experience, which we leverage to provide our clients maximum value from our legal counseling. Additionally, most of our professionals have formative degrees in natural sciences, engineering, arts or business, prior to qualifying as lawyers, which is useful while navigating complex techno-legal issues.
Over the years we have been ranked among the top tier Indian IP law firms consistently by leading domestic and international legal publications.
New Excelsior Building, 7th Floor,
Wallace Street, A.K. Nayak Marg,
Fort, Mumbai – 400001
Tel: (+91 22) 2200 6322
Fax: (+91 22) 2200 6326 / 66550607 / 22019894
407, Global Foyer, 4th Floor,
Golf Course Road, Sector 43,
Gurgaon - 122 002
Tel: (+91 124) 4114208 / 4114209
Fax: (+91 124) 4114210
103, Zenith Commercial Complex,
1st Floor, Near Agriculture College,
Shivaji Nagar, Pune - 411 004
Tel: (+91 20) 65004296 / 25512950
Fax: (+91 20) 25512940
S-2, No. 26, Red Cross Bhawan,
Esteem Arcade, Race course Road,
Bangalore - 560 001
Tel: (+91 80) 2235 6165
Fax: (+91 80) 2235 6164
10/1013, Atma House,
Ahmedabad - 380 009
Tel: (+91 79) 2658 3244 / 45
Fax: (+91 79) 4006 9134