Kochhar & Co.

17th Floor, Nirmal Building
Nariman Point
Mumbai, Maharashtra
India, 400021
 +91 22 66370031/ 66559701
 +91 22 66559705
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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 full service offices in the six prominent Indian cites of New Delhi, Mumbai (Bombay), Bangalore, Chennai (Madras), Gurgaon and Hyderabad, and two overseas offices in the United States (in Atlanta, Georgia) and in Singapore. The Firm has also recently established a representative office in Tokyo, Japan.

Kochhar & Co. offers a wide range of legal services in the areas of corporate and commercial laws and specializes in representing major foreign and domestic corporations with diverse business interests in India. The Firm acts as Indian counsel for some of the largest multinational corporations from North America, Europe, South-East Asia and Japan (including several Fortune 500 companies).
“Client satisfaction” is the cornerstone of the Firm’s work culture and Kochhar & Co. takes great pride in consistently adopting the highest international standards on all client matters. The Firm’s philosophy and commitment towards its clients embraces the highest levels of accessibility, integrity, quality and responsiveness as well as an extremely proactive approach.

The Firm has pioneered a “client satisfaction bible” which is constantly improved and updated to achieve the objective of optimizing client satisfaction. The Firm takes special care to ensure that all legal support is provided to clients in a cost effective and innovative manner, keeping in view the client’s specific business goals. The Firm adopts a creative and solution seeking approach while providing legal advice to clients from a practical and local Indian perspective. All lawyers in the Firm are meticulously trained to develop and strengthen their skills towards achieving these objectives. The philosophy of the Firm can be aptly summed up in its motto- “Service with a Passion”.  


Mumbai (Bombay) office

The city of Mumbai (Bombay) is the commercial capital of India and is also the banking and capital markets hub of the country. The Mumbai office of the Firm has witnessed tremendous growth since its inception in early 2001 and is regarded as one of the fastest growing law firms in the city. The office has full service capabilities but is particularly well regarded for its expertise in areas such as banking, M&A, project finance, securities law, venture capital investments, maritime and oil and gas. The Mumbai team works extensively with several large listed companies, who find the firm’s proactive and business oriented approach dynamic and refreshing. The Mumbai office also represents many well-known international corporations doing business in India.


Practice Area

Kochhar & Co. offers a wide range of legal services in the areas of corporate and commercial laws and is engaged in diverse areas of legal practice.

The firm represents some of the largest multinational corporations from North America, Europe and Japan (including many Fortune 500 companies). The firm has a niche practice in advising foreign corporations doing business and making acquisitions in India on all aspects of Indian laws and regulations.Kochhar & Co. is a full service firm and its practice areas include amongst others:

  • Foreign Investment
  • Joint Ventures and Technical Collaborations
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Commercial Contracts
  • Regulatory Approvals
  • Project and Corporate Finance
  • Corporate and Securities Laws
  • Corporate Governance
  • Antitrust, Unfair Competition and Trade Practices
  • Bankruptcy and Reorganization
  • International Trade and Customs
  • Banking and Finance
  • Taxation: International and Local
  • Real Estate
  • Intellectual Property
  • Licensing and Franchising
  • Information Technology
  • E-Commerce Transactions
  • Insurance
  • Arbitration
  • Litigation
  • Privatization & Disinvestment
  • Telecommunications
  • Labour Law
  • Environmental Law
  • Sports and Entertainment
  • Shipping