About Us

Kachwaha & Partners is a full service law firm, with offices at Delhi and Mumbai (Bombay) and associate lawyers in most major cities of India. The main office of the firm is in New Delhi, conveniently located next to the diplomatic mission area. It is easily accessible from all parts of Delhi as well as its suburbs.

The Partners and members of the firm are senior professionals with years of experience behind them. They bring the highest level of professional service to clients along with the traditions of the profession, integrity and sound ethical practices.

Members of the firm are in tune with the work-culture of international law firms as well as the expectations of large corporate clients. The firm has amongst its clients multi nationals, embassies and leading Indian corporations.

Rankings

Figures in Global Arbitration Review (GAR) 100 list of leading commercial arbitration firms.
Declared a “Winner” by the Indian Business Law Journal in the category of Dispute Resolution regularly.
Founding Partner, Sumeet Kachwaha figures in Band 1, Chambers Asia-Pacific in the Arbitration Section since 2009 and as a “Leading Individual” in Asia -Pacific Legal 500 in the Dispute Resolution category.

Other Activities / News

Partner, Sumeet Kachwaha’s News X ‘Legally Speaking’ interview on Arbitration telecast on 5th August, 2017 (View ).
Partner, Sumeet Kachwaha’s News X ‘Legally Speaking’ interview on Public Interest Litigation telecast on 9th July, 2017 (View ).
The firm organises and conducts an annual all India student essay writing competition on arbitration (Click Here).
The firm conducts the South Asian Regional rounds of the Foreign Direct Investment International Arbitration Moot (Click Here).

Articles

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The Rule Against Bias and the Jurisprudence of Arbitrator’s Independence and Impartiality SIAC – Asian International Arbitration Journal; Volume 17, Issue 2 2021
Pros and cons of foreign seated arbitration India Business Law Journal, Pages [26-27] 2021
The International Comparative Legal Guide to: Business Crimes Global Legal Group; 11th Edn. [Pages 101-111] 2021
The International Comparative Legal Guide to: International Arbitration Global Legal Group, 18th Edn. [Pages 72-84] 2021
The International Comparative Legal Guide: Construction and Engineering Global Legal Group, 8th Edn. [Pages 54-62] 2021
India – Arbitration Guide International Bar Association 2019
Getting the Deal Through: Public Procurement 2018 Getting the Deal Through 2018
Market Intelligence: Dispute Resolution in India Getting the Deal Through [Pages 2 – 5] 2018
India as a Global Destination for
International Arbitration: What will it take to reach there?"; National Initiative Towards Strengthening Arbitration and Enforcement in India, NITI
Aayog
Lexis Nexis,(Pages 16 – 20) 2016
Dispute Resolution Handbook – Litigation and Enforcement in India: overview 2014/15 Practical Law Company Ltd. 2014
The White Industries Australia Ltd : India BIT Award – A Critical Assessment LCIA – Arbitration International; Vol. 29; Issue 2; Pages [275-293] 2013
Regulatory Framework in Indian airports Construction Law International Journal; Volume 8 Issue 3 [ Pages 9 – 11] 2013
The New Challenges and Opportunities for India in Bilateral Investment Treaties’, Emerging Issues 7117 Lexis Nexis 2013
Dispute Resolution Handbook – Arbitration Procedures and Practice in India: overview 2013/14 Practical Law Company Ltd. 2013
Comments on UNCITRAL Model Law (2006) – Interim Relief TDM 4 (2012) in CILS – 7th Biennial Symposium on International Arbitration and Dispute Resolution 2012
In the seat : Sumeet Kachwaha Kuala Lumpur Regional Centre For Arbitration 2012
Airport capacity and the Modern Infrastructure Changes Transcript of Talk Delivered in Dublin IBA Conference 2012
Corporate Crime Fraud and Investigations: India Practical Law Company Ltd [Pages 1 – 24] 2012
The 2011 guide to Litigation & dispute resolution International Financial Law Review [Pages 21- 24] 2011
Enforcement of Arbitration Awards in India Asian International Arbitration Journal; Volume 4, Number 1 [Pages 64 – 82] 2008
Airport Projects in India: Cleared for take – off Construction law International Journal; Volume 3 Number 1 2008
Risk Allocation: Greenfield airports in India The Big Project (Dubai); Issue 8 Pages [70-75] 2007
The Indian Arbitration Law: Towards a New Jurisprudence Sweet & Maxwell: The International Arbitration Law review; Int A.L.R. 13. 2007
Dispute Resolution 2006/07: Seizing assets Q & A India Practical Law Company Ltd. 2006
Arbitration Law of India – A Critical Analysis Kluwer: Asia International Arbitrational Journal; Volume 1, Number 2, [Pages 105-126] 2005