ESTABLISHED IN 2010
Total number of professionals: 15 (2 partners)
Principal office: New Delhi
Key practice areas
Arbitration & ADR; banking & finance; restructuring, bankruptcy & insolvency; compliance; corporate & commercial; corporate governance; e-commerce, fintech, blockchain & crypto; environment; inbound investment; infrastructure; joint ventures; litigation; mergers & acquisitions; power & energy; private equity, venture capital & funds; project finance; real estate; securitization & structured finance; wealth management & succession planning; technology, media and telecommunications.
We are a law firm with a strong focus on corporate and commercial laws, advising our clients on their transactions, disputes and projects. We provide high-quality, cost-effective solutions to our clients and are committed to supporting them in varying economic conditions, and changing the legal and regulatory landscape. Our clients recognise us for rendering legal services within the particular sectoral and economic background, and in ensuring that our solutions mesh well with their commercial intents and realities.
This has enabled us to build long-standing client relationships. The firm and its partners have been recognized by several leading international publications and rankings for their expertise in various areas such as commercial transactions advisory, mergers and acquisitions, dispute resolution, insolvency and restructuring, and energy and infrastructure practices.
Our values and aspirations are derived from the word “Sarthak”, which in the Sanskrit language means meaningful. We attempt to add meaning, purpose and passion to the practice of law. Our name reminds us of our role and responsibility in dealings with clients and society at large.
Besides private clients, the firm has been empanelled with several leading public sector undertakings, such as Bureau of Energy Efficiency, National High Speed Rail Corporation Limited, Bharat Heavy Electrical Limited, National Skill Development Corporation and Shipping Corporation of India Limited.
The firm blends its transactional and disputes experience with an active role in public policy interventions including while working with public sector clients. We also assist our clients with understanding the changing regulatory frameworks, and constantly provide detailed analysis of newer and proposed legislations. We have had the privilege of being invited by several Standing Committees of Parliament to depose as experts on a range of Bills such as the Higher Education and Research Bill, 2011, the National Academic Depositories Bill, 2011, the Forward Contract Regulation (Amendment) Bill, the Registration (Amendment) Bill, 2013 and the Consumer Protection (Amendment) Bill, 2011.
Our biggest strength lies in our counsels who have graduated from the finest law schools of the country. The firm believes in a culture of well-being and empathy and is the first Indian law firm to sign up to the Mindful Business Charter as a commitment to improving our work culture.
Our team shares its expertise and views on the latest developments in law through various media. Our principal office is situated at New Delhi and we have pan-Indian associations with other law offices.
Independent intelligence on this law firm
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“They are a small outfit, but conscientious about providing comprehensive legal advice right from strategic thinking to negotiation to litigation,” says Yogesh Mathur, an independent senior restructuring adviser.
“Their timely drafting, filing and legal advice at each stage of a matter has resulted in favourable awards and orders,” says another client. “As a government entity, our matters need distinct and customised legal advice, which goes beyond quoting favourable provisions of law and case laws … Sarthak thoroughly understands this.”