An accomplished strategist Mr. Kirat Singh, founder of the Firm is known for his out of box anti-counterfeiting strategies. An in-depth understanding of client's business needs has earned him many accolades from clients and business partners. He leads the Firm's IP team and is an eminent face in devising Brand Awareness Custom Training programs in South East Asia. Under his able leadership, The Legist has created a niche for itself in IP domain legal services and has the unique ability to investigate, litigate and mediate under the same umbrella.
Pramod Kumar Singh
Well known for his assertive and aggressive litigation style, Mr. Pramod Kumar Singh is the founder of the firm. Leading the Firm's Litigation and Corporate teams, he has been instrumental in setting up the Banking & Finance division of the Firm, Legal Due Diligence team and Inter disciplinary experts team providing a single window for all corporate needs. He has been a force to reckon with when it comes to Joint Ventures and Merger & Acquisitions. A lawyer with an astute litigation style he has been practicing at Supreme Court of India and High Courts of various states.
Abhishek specializes in brand protection, IP enforcement, and anticounterfeiting. He has an extensive experience of more than a decade in leading investigations, strategizing and organizing civil and criminal/administrative raid actions. Abhishek has very successfully and efficiently lead anti-counterfeiting actions for several fashion, sports and luxury. His ability to lead the in-house investigation team, manage pan India information network, develop &analyze the intelligence, in-depth understanding & sensing of unwarranted situations & circumstances during the raid actions has been instrumental in successful IP Enforcement.He has been a force to reckon with when it comes to negotiation for getting maximum punitive damages for brands.
Sarita, joined the firm in 2006 as an intern and has since then worked on various kinds of IP matters and has acquired relevant experience. Her contribution in assisting clients in IP Enforcement at Borders through customs is commendable. She has been leading firm’s IP Enforcement at Customs & Online monitoring programs very effectively and successfully. She is also associated with Legist Foundation, which is engaged in organising IP Awareness workshops/seminars/ trainings for customs and other authorities and institutions.
Anshul is a lawyer with 18 years of standing and leads the firm’s Mumbai office. She has been instrumental is managing customs enforcement of IP in Mumbai very successfully. She also has a rich experience in IP litigation in the High court of Mumbai.
Aastha has an extensive & diverse experience of more than 5 years in Trademark and Copyright related litigation. Her practice focuses on strategy, advisory and IP litigation in protection of Intellectual Property Rights of clients. She has appeared in courts and have handled several preliminary injunctions and trials.
Nitin has 6 years of versatile experience in both Civil and Criminal Trademark & Copyright litigation & enforcement. He has good understanding of the infringements/counterfeiting issues of the auto industry and focuses on carrying out Civil & Criminal raid actions for brand owners coming from auto sector and renders practical and creative solutions to their anti-counterfeiting issues.
Priya is an experienced, creative & versatile litigator specialising in Trademark & Copyright litigation & enforcement. She represents brand owners across a broad spectrum of industries including fashion, sports, luxury and sanatory wares. She appears in Courts and handle preliminary injunctions and trials and mediation proceedings.