Advani & co

International & Domestic Arbitration Specialists

ABOUT THE FIRM

Advani & Co. is the oldest specialized arbitration practice in India. We have pioneered the growth of arbitration law and practice in India for over four decades.

High success rate
We have delivered excellent results in securing early reliefs for our clients and have a success rate of over 80% in arbitrations in cross-border cases.

Unmatched experience
We provide results of international quality coupled with the necessary local insight, and have won record judgments for an eclectic mix of international clients. We have an enviable success rate of enforcing arbitral awards in the region.

Cost – Efficient
Our fixed fee model provides clients much needed budget certainty and cost predictability, which can be structured as up-front payments or as periodic payments. We have several alternative billing models in place such as competitive hourly rates, capped fees on the basis of stages, or a combination of any of these methods.

Strategic and Tactical Guidance
Our overall strategic, case management and planning abilities ensure increased control for our clients. This ensures a quicker turnaround, speedier conduct of proceedings, predictable timelines and optimum quality satisfaction.

Our role in proceedings

We provide comprehensive representation at all stages of commercial and civil contentious disputes across the globe. Apart from being instructed as the lead Counsel, we oftencollaborate with international law firms in servicing large and sophisticated projects in India and abroad.

We provide end-to-end assistance at virtually every stage of the mandate, from securing interim reliefs till enforcement of awards and recovery of assets. We have led extensive written and oral submissions in complex and sophisticated disputes with respect to jurisdictional challenges, witness examination, document production as well as oral submissions.

  • Conceiving and drafting arbitration agreements
  • Anti-suit injunctions and interim reliefs
  • Negotiation and reference
  • Jurisdictional challenges
  • Assistance with substantive written pleadings
  • Strategy relating to procedural aspects and conduct of arbitral proceedings
  • Examination of witnesses
  • Expert evidence
  • Closing arguments, Post – Hearing Submissions
  • Challenge to Arbitral Award
  • Enforcement of Award and Recovery of Assets

Experience in tribunals

  • Our experience in dealing with arbitrations across the globe and dealing with arbitral tribunals of all cultures and geographies enables us to identify and strategically navigate through the finer political and cultural aspects at play.
  • We have experience in representing our clients in and under the rules of all major global institutions such as International Chamber of Commerce (ICC), the Singapore International Arbitration Centre (SIAC), the London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA), the American Arbitration Association (AAA), Stockholm Chamber of Commerce (SCC), the China International Economic and Trade Arbitration Commission (CIETAC), United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL), Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre (HKIAC), Milan Chamber of Commerce, etc.
  • We have represented our clients in hundreds of ad-hoc and domestic arbitrations and appreciate the nuances of parties exercising their own judgment to regulate conduct of arbitral proceedings.
  • We recognize our clients’ needs of dedicated strategic case management systems, and have prevented time delays and excessive legal fees by identifying and tackling critical areas at an early stage.
  • We provide comprehensive representation at all stages of commercial and civil contentious disputes across the globe. Apart from being instructed as the lead Counsel, we often collaborate with international law firms in servicing large and sophisticated projects in India and abroad.
  • We provide end-to-end assistance at virtually every stage of the mandate, from securing interim reliefs till enforcement of awards and recovery of assets. We have led extensive written and oral submissions in complex and sophisticated disputes with respect to jurisdictional challenges, witness examination, document production as well as oral submissions.