Ms. Seema Jhingan, Co-Founder of the Firm has also been awarded as ‘The Partner of the Year – Overall’ at the BW Legal World-Global Legal Summit and Awards-2019.

Ms. Seema Jhingan, Co-Founder of the Firm has also been awarded as ‘The Partner of the Year – Overall’ at the BW Legal World-Global Legal Summit and Awards-2019. BW Legal Leaders Awards aims at recognizing and celebrating the best of legal minds in India across Law Firms, Corporates and Courts and received more than 150 nominations. The 7 member Jury Panel chaired by Justice Arjan K. Sikri, Former Judge, Supreme Court of India, Jury Co-Chair, Hon’ble K.T.S. Tulsi, Member of Parliament, Senior Advocate, Supreme Court of India, President, Criminal Justice Society of India and other distinguished professionals from the legal industry was supported by BW Editorial Board with its recommendations.

     

LexCounsel has a new address from the New Year

It is New Year and we are happy to share with you that LexCounsel, Law Offices has shifted to a new building to accommodate its growing team and office at:

LexCounsel, Law Offices

B-4/232, Safdarjung Enclave

New Delhi – 110029

Tel.  +91.11.4166.2861                   

Fax. +91.11.4166.2862

We request you to update your records. We look forward to inviting you to our new offices and continuing to be of service to you.

 

        

LexCounsel has been awarded ‘The Dispute Resolution Law Firm of the Year’ at the BW Legal World-Global Legal Summit and Awards-2019.

We are delighted to share with you that LexCounsel, Law Offices has been awarded ‘The Dispute Resolution Law Firm of the Year’ at the BW Legal World-Global Legal Summit and Awards-2019. The Dispute Resolution Team led by Mr. Alishan Naqvee, Co-Founder accepted the award at the ceremony.

BW Legal Leaders Awards aims at recognizing and celebrating the best of legal minds in India across Law Firms, Corporates and Courts and received more than 150 nominations. The 7 member Jury Panel chaired by Justice Arjan K. Sikri, Former Judge, Supreme Court of India, Jury Co-Chair, Hon’ble K.T.S. Tulsi, Member of Parliament, Senior Advocate, Supreme Court of India, President, Criminal Justice Society of India and other distinguished professionals from the legal industry was supported by BW Editorial Board with its recommendations.

 

         

 

More details about the event and the awards are available at http://www.businessworld.in/article/Prominent-Lawyers-And-Law-Firms-Awarded-At-BW-Legal-World-Launch-Event/13-12-2019-180443/

Seema Jhingan, Founding Partner, LexCounsel Joins Professionals From 150 Countries At IR Global Annual Conference In Amsterdam

Seema was among the 370 delegates from international law firms, accountancy firms and other professionals from 150 plus countries in Amsterdam for the IR Global 2019 Annual Conference.

IR Global 2019 Annual Conference was hosted in Amsterdam, which is one of the most beautiful cities in the world. The conference theme for this year was ‘The Power of Story Telling’, which incorporated art, speakers, performers and bespoke experiences to create a memorable experience. IR Annual conference featured breakout sessions, workshops alongside presentations and networking on a large scale. The interactive sessions covered many sectors, practice areas and working group discussions. It was a fully immersive experience interconnecting storytelling in a collective manner leaving every attendee inspired and full of new ideas for professional growth.

 

         

Dimpy Mohanty, Founding Partner, LexCounsel Joins International Colleagues From 38 Countries At Alliott Group’s Worldwide Conference In Madrid.

Dimpy was among the 138 delegates from 78 independent accounting and law firms in 38 countries who were in attendance in Madrid for the 2019 Worldwide Conference of Alliott Group.

Involvement in the conference involved participation in global practice groups focused on sharing knowledge and developing joint capability and new opportunities in areas including M&A, International Tax, Real Estate, Audit, International Private Wealth, Global Mobility, Business Law and VAT/Indirect Tax.

Participation in the alliance’s conference programme ensures that our professionals can form trusted personal relationships with senior advisors at like-minded professional firms across the world who will handle our clients’ business with maximum care and efficiency and who have expert knowledge of their local jurisdiction’s tax, government and legal systems.

The firm now looks forward to Alliott Group’s 2020 Worldwide Conference in Tokyo.

LexCounsel collaborates and contributes to the IR Global & the Association of Corporate Counsel’s Thought Leadership Publication

LexCounsel recently collaborated and contributed to the IR Global & the Association of Corporate Counsel, (the world’s largest community of in-house counsel) thought leadership publication “Negotiating Effective Contracts & Dealing with Disputes: Advice from Outside Counsel”. The publication offers jurisdiction-specific perspectives on contract negotiation, techniques used to overcome challenges in cross border negotiation process and dispute resolution methodologies from lawyers from a variety of jurisdictions.

The full document containing views from international lawyers and experts who contributed to the publication (along with our Firm’s ACC submission) can be download from the link –  https://www.irglobal.com/download-report-acc.

Ms. Dimpy Mohanty, Partner, at Alliott Group’s 2018 Worldwide Conference in Vancouver, Canada

90 accountants and lawyers from leading local professional firms in 28 countries including Ms. Dimpy Mohanty, Founding Partner, from LexCounsel travelled to Vancouver, Canada for Alliott Group’s 2018 Worldwide Conference. Relive the Conference at https://youtu.be/xQGCsqV-P7k

On the occasion of the conference, Dimpy stated that “participation in specialist meetings focused on international tax, legal, M&A, real estate, private wealth, global mobility and transfer pricing ensures for the attendees a more rounded view of the challenges and opportunities offered by cross border business. Our firm’s involvement in Alliott Group (www.alliottgroup.net) and the events programme also benefits our clients as they not only facilitate cross-border insights but also foster personal relationships that are required to meet the client’s needs domestically and in other geographic markets where the tax and legal systems are different. Alliance participation enables us to help our clients to unlock the growth potential offered by new markets.”

Minimising Corporate Liability of Directors – Inputs by Ms. Seema Jhingan, Partner

LexCounsel has recently contributed to the IR Global publication in collaboration with the Association of Corporate Counsel on ‘Minimising Corporate Liability: Advice From Outside Counsel’. This publication offers a unique jurisdictional perspective on Director Duties and Liabilities & Reporting to the Board, Corporate Governance, reputation management, ethics and regulatory compliance and includes contributions from 23 outside counsel across multiple jurisdictions. It touches on the key areas of director liability, governance mechanisms between board and c-suite executives and current trends within regulatory agencies and courts that in-house counsel should be aware of.

Ms. Seema Jhingan (Partner, LexCounsel) has also offered her insight into the above areas from an Indian law perspective.

IR Global is the fastest growing professional service network in the world; providing legal, accountancy and financial advice across 155+ jurisdictions, and a full copy of its publication, can be downloaded from the following link https://www.irglobal.com/download-report.

Ms. Seema Jhingan, Partner, at the BW Education School Leaders Conclave

Ms. Seema Jhingan (Partner), as a Guest Speaker at BW Education School Leaders Conclave organized on May 8th, 2018 at Shangri-La, New Delhi, addressing the sensitive issues related to Liabilities for the School Management, Staff and Trustees of the Board and possible Management Strategies in compliance with Applicable Laws.

  

LexCounsel, Law Offices Sponsors ‘The General Counsel Conclave’, Goa

Ms. Seema Jhingan, Partner spoke on Risks Associated with M&A Transactions, Mitigation of Such Risks and Concept of Liability with nuances of Indemnification and Liquidated Damages.

Ms. Rupal Bhatia, Associate Partner, spoke about Arbitration and Mediation and Impact and Implications of the New Amendments to the Arbitration and Conciliation Act, 1996

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International Food Law and Policy – India Chapter Authored by Ms. Dimpy Mohanty (Partner, LexCounsel, Law Offices)

Ms. Dimpy Mohanty, Partner, LexCounsel, Law Offices has authored the India Chapter in the book “International Food Law and Policy”, a copy of which book is available at https://www.amazon.com/International-Food-Policy-Gabriela-Steier/dp/3319075411/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1504963586&sr=8-1&keywords=international+food+law+and+policy 

The book covers major aspects of food regulation, law, policy, food safety and environmental sustainability in a global context. An abstract of the India Chapter may be seen at https://link.springer.com/chapter/10.1007/978-3-319-07542-6_52