ESTABLISHED IN 2019
Total number of professionals: 6 (2 partners)
Principal office: Chennai
Key practice areas
Corporate & commercial; inbound & outbound investment; private equity, venture capital & funds; mergers & acquisitions; joint ventures; infrastructure; banking & finance; licensing & franchising; restructuring & insolvency; e-commerce, technology, media and telecommunications; labour & employment; real estate; taxation; litigation, arbitration & ADR; regulatory approvals & compliances.
Calibre Legal is a boutique corporate, commercial and tax law firm based in Chennai. The firm also focuses on real estate, labour and employment and dispute resolution. We advise clients across sectors including automotive, banking and finance, education, healthcare, private equity, retail and technology, media and telecoms (TMT).
The firm is committed to providing innovative and commercially oriented legal solutions to achieve its clients’ goals through embracing the highest levels of partner involvement, accessibility and responsiveness. Calibre Legal was formed in 2019 and growing rapidly. It is poised to become one of the leading corporate law firms in South India, while providing seamless services across the country through its network of associate counsel.
Independent intelligence on this law firm
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“Their thorough expertise in commercial law, quick turnaround time, level of partner involvement and overall professionalism is highly commendable,” says SM Mazharullah, executive director at Anjuman-E-Himayath-E-Islam Institution.
Vikas Chawla, co-founder of Social Beat, says his company “had an excellent experience with the team at Calibre”, who were “quick in understanding our need” and “able to add a lot of value”. Saipillai is endorsed by clients for being “fantastic”, “helpful” and for providing “spot-on advice”.
Niklas Körling, a Stockholm-based partner at Wistrand, commends the new firm for having the “expertise to deal with international, complicated issues” and understanding the importance of quick responses. He says that, thanks to arguments presented by Calibre Legal’s team in the courts, “a quicker” summary judgment was obtained.
Other clients commend Calibre Legal for “seamless execution” of transactions and for its contract drafting skills.
#127 Greams Road, 1st Floor
Chennai – 600 006, India
T: +91 44 2829 1114 / 2829 1115
Shadaan Mohammed Saipillai
T: +91 98 8840 34563
Arun Kurian Joseph
T: +91 72 9901 2344