Kolkata, formerly known as Calcutta, the capital of West Bengal is the third most populated city in India. It is a vibrant and culturally enriched city that is also the center for all commercial activities and educational institutions in the country.
The Calcutta High Court and the prestigious Indian Institute of Management (IIMC) are also based in Kolkata. Due to its strong commercial scene, the city has numerous business enterprises, corporate entities, software companies, and reputed law firms. Kolkata is an important city for our firm and we have several important clients that we serve out of Kolkata.
The firm’s matters at Kolkata are assigned to our team member Soumik Ghosh, under the supervision and guidance of our Delhi team. The firm handles a variety of assignments ranging from corporate and commercial litigations, regulatory issues, and arbitrations to matrimonial disputes and litigations before various courts and tribunals, forums, and commissions located at Kolkata. India Law Offices has a fully functional office at Kolkata with a full-fledged and multi-talented team. The head office of the firm based in New Delhi provides all the requisite legal, technical, and back-end assistance and guidance as and when required by our counterparts at Kolkata.
Kolkata Law Firm is fully receptive to the clients’ requirements and has a strong network of lawyers in over 69 cities in Pan India. ILO being a full services law firm is able to carry out all the services for the clients judiciously, which makes it one of the most reliable law firms in India. ILO not only has an active domestic presence, but also a strong global network in over 134 countries.
Key Practice Areas:
Corporate and Commercial Services: The corporate and commercial practice of the firm ranges from handling assignments pertaining to company incorporation, setting up of new business enterprises, wholly-owned subsidiaries, branch & liaison offices, cross border transactions, loan agreements, equity participation agreement, real estate agreements, mortgage, and building contracts, shareholders agreement, share purchase agreement, as well as the joint ventures in & out of India. The corporate law team works on obtaining all registrations, licenses, approvals, and compliance work for tax, import, export, VAT, and also all manufacturing paperwork and corporate advisory.
Litigation Services: The Litigation team at the firm consists of lawyers equipped with an in-depth understanding of the law and experienced in handling cases before all courts and tribunals in Kolkata including forums, labor courts & industrial tribunals, DRT, office of the sub – registrars, and collector of stamps, motor accident tribunals, administrative tribunals, company law board, and state information commission. Our lawyers provide assistance with the drafting of plaints, affidavits, merger petitions, amalgamations, winding up petitions, writs, and section 138 applications, criminal revision petitions under section 492 of the Criminal Procedure Code, applications, counter statements, replies, and complaints before the judicial & quasi-judicial authorities including advisory services. The firm also assists in the filing of trademarks, patents, copyrights, and design applications, and income tax returns.