ESTABLISHED IN 1996
Total number of professionals: 200 (26 partners)
Principal office: Mumbai
Other Offices: Ahmedabad, Bengaluru, Chennai, Hyderabad, Kolkata, New Delhi and Pune
Key practice areas
Arbitration & ADR; bankruptcy & insolvency; competition & antitrust; compliance; corporate & commercial; corporate governance; data protection; e-commerce, fintech, blockchain & cryptos; environment; inbound investment; infrastructure; intellectual property; joint ventures; labour & employment; litigation; mergers & acquisitions; policy & regulatory; power & energy; private client; private equity, venture capital & funds; project finance; real estate; succession planning (family office); taxation; technology, media and telecommunications; trusts, charities and not-for-profits.
With a heritage rooted in a legacy of legal excellence spanning more than 125 years, Fox Mandal & Associates proudly continues the tradition of a distinguished law practice established in Kolkata in 1896. As a generational offshoot, we humbly carry on as an independent entity, upholding the same commitment to integrity, client-centricity, and exceptional legal services. Our team of 200-plus dedicated professionals, including attorneys, company secretaries, tax consultants and support staff, spread across eight offices, possesses the knowledge and resources to handle complex legal matters across various industry sectors.
Independent intelligence on this law firm
The following information is sourced directly from India Business Law Journal and/or Law.asia and is not part of the directory listing provided by the law firm.
Sundar Rajan, general counsel at Vaishnavi Developers, endorses Prashantha Kumar for leading a “highly mature, experienced and result-oriented team”.
Nicholas Griffin, managing director at Principle Global MEAI & APAC, appreciates Shuva Mandal’s “humility and passion” and his “delightful way of getting from A to Z with minimal challenges”. He calls Malvika Bakshi “a true asset to the Fox Mandal team”.
Manoj Paul, general manager – India and South Asia at Heat and Control, applauds the firm for providing “excellent and prompt advice on varied issues faced by us”, in particular when the company acquired a factory in central India. He commends Chennai-based partners Jeeva Rajagopal and Jayaprakash Padmanaban for their professionalism and quality of advice. Others are similarly complimentary, commenting on what one client describes as the “commercial wisdom” of Bengaluru-based partner Soumitra Banerjee.
Others are similarly complimentary, commenting on what one client describes as the “commercial wisdom” of Bengaluru-based partner Soumitra Banerjee.
An international client who wishes to remain anonymous used the firm for support with commercial agreements and says: “The firm is able to understand the business reasons behind the agreements and was able to use legal tools so that we could achieve our business goals.”
“The practitioners blend real world knowledge with the workings of various IP protection laws to help the client get complete understanding and value,” says Kaushik Murali, president of medical administration at Sankara Eye Foundation India, who used the firm for its IP expertise.
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