New Delhi, being the administrative headquarters of the central government, our Delhi office is well placed to assist clients on their representations to various ministries. Senior partners at ELP are also part of various working groups formed by the government. Our attempt is to engage and collaborate with the government, regulators, legislators, businesses and industry associations to achieve positive and sustainable long-term conditions for doing business in India.
Our Dispute Resolution team regularly represents clients before the Hon’ble Supreme Court of India, in addition the Delhi HC & other High Courts and tribunals across the country, playing a dual role of Solicitor and Counsel, thus setting us apart from other practices in India.
ELP’s taxation team services several BSE 100 companies in the region in the areas of tax advisory, litigation, transactional and customs matters. The tax team has over 1000 reported judgements across Supreme Court, High Courts and Tribunals with senior partners having over 100+ years of cumulative tax litigation experience.
Our International Trade & Customs team has the privilege of representing the Government of India in various dispute before the WTO Panel and Appellate Body. ELP was one of the first firms to be appointed by the Government of India to advise on the WTO compatibility of India’s largest export litigations incentive program.
ELP houses one of India’s leading Competition Law & Policy practices. We have been closely involved in the evolution and continuing growth of jurisprudence under India’s new competition regime and have actively collaborated with the Competition Commission of India (CCI) on various advocacy and regulatory initiatives. We have successfully represented the CCI between 2009 and 2011 before various courts in India and played a vital role in developing the jurisprudence that currently governs the operation of competition law in India today.
Our dedicated Competition Law & Policy team, consisting of experienced lawyers and economists, has been engaged in representing national and multi-national clients in a diverse range of sectors including information technology, pharmaceuticals, fibre cement sheets, ports, power, steel, automobile manufacturing, automotive components, natural gas industry and sports. Our integrated litigation and regulatory practice, which work together seamlessly, gives us and our clients an edge in contentious work.
ELP’s corporate & commercial practice in Delhi includes a young and dynamic team which assist clients on end to end support for general commercial contracts, legal & regulatory advice, structuring advice and support in joint ventures & strategic alliances, including buy and sell side.