About Us

Set up in 2001 with the aim of bringing together a diverse set of professionals to deliver effective solutions for clients, Economic Laws Practice (ELP) is today a leading full-service law firm in India with offices in Mumbai, New Delhi, Pune, Ahmedabad, Bangalore, GIFT City and Chennai. With 200+ qualified professionals we assist clients on transactional, advisory, litigation, regulatory, trade, competition and tax matters. Ranked amongst the top ten law firms in India (RSG Report 2019), ELP is recognized as a top tier firm by Chambers Global, Legal 500, IFLR 1000 and AsiaLaw Profiles.

Welcome from Suhail Nathani

Welcome to Economic Laws Practice!

Established in 2001, at Economic Laws Practice we work with our clients by understanding their business, and offer solutions within the framework of the law.

Our website will take you through our history and demonstrate our solution driven approach to lawyering in a rapidly evolving legal landscape.

‘Thought leadership’ in the law and ‘thoughtful leadership’ for our clients and our team of professionals has made Economic Laws Practice the firm of choice for several clients and professionals over the years.

I do hope you enjoy your visit and find the information here useful.

Thank you.

Suhail Nathani

Managing Partner

What Sets Us Apart?

Our people

200+ qualified professionals from diverse fields to provide specialist, cross-practice support based on deep sectoral and subject-matter knowledge

Our ethos

Proactive ideation to help pre-empt risk in an increasingly regulated operating environment

Outcome-oriented solutions

Legal advice balanced against commercial imperatives for practical, implementable solutions

Using technology to manage costs

Tech-enabled service delivery, document management system and knowledge management platform to leverage industry best practices and optimise costs

Global reach

Network of international relationships for seamless cross-border support

Preferred partners

Relationship-based engagement model offering consistent value to clients

Consistent focus on quality

Partner involvement across all stages of a matter to ensure personal attention and prompt delivery

Regular knowledge sharing

Analysing and sharing latest legal, regulatory and policy developments to update clients on issues impacting their business interests in India

Client Service

practical implemental and enforceable advice

Our professionals have appeared in various courts, tribunals and forums as a part of their development within ELP. In-depth litigation experiences have ensured that our lawyers are better positioned to understand the complexity of a mandate and the eventual consequence of the documents that secure a matter or deal.

personalised attention

Our commitment to provide dedicated and result oriented solutions of the highest quality to our clients assists them in achieving their goals. We offer our clients a high level of partner investment, personalised attention and sector specific solutions. We ensure that each client mandates personal attention and the time of individual partners and a dedicated team of professionals with the right mix of experience and expertise.

geographic reach

ELP has offices in six different cities within India and additionally close working relationships with global law firms – Network Partners based in the UK, U.S., Middle East and the Asia Pacific region, due to which we are able to assist our clients on their domestic as well as cross border legal requirements.

access to experts

A majority of our lawyers hold dual qualifications not only as lawyers but also either as company secretaries, chartered accounts, economists or even multi-jurisdiction qualifications. Our clients benefit from the expert advice which is efficient, comprehensive, practical and business oriented. ELP professionals work seamlessly with specialised practises within the firm and provide exceptional advice to our clients, with the primary objective of minimising or mitigating the risk of unanticipated exposures, thereby always ensuring our clients maximise their outcomes.

Member Organisations


ELP is a member of the Taxand global organisation, the world’s largest independent tax organisation.