We at Desklaw provide a spectrum of legal advice and practicable solutions to business houses after thorough in-depth research of the subject. The core competence of the firm lies in its methodology and meticulous strategies formulated by a dedicated team of paralegal staffs with vast experience in varied legal matters.
Desklaw has a large private client and trust following, dealing contentious and non-contentious trust matters for trustees, beneficiaries and fiduciaries.
Administration of Estates and Probate
Desklaw lends professional services to clients, who following the death of a loved family are unaware of legal procedures and disputes concerning distribution of assets of the deceased member of the family. The procedure involves obtaining death and legal heirship certificates, mutation of revenue records, administering property, probate of will, letters of administration at affordable costs.
Estate planning, trusts and wills
Untimely death or sudden demise of a close family member would destabilize the client and render him/her homeless. The client could not have wished that after his/her lifetime, the property would pass into hands of people, who they would not want to reap benefits much to grievance of family members. So, it is absolutely essential for those who have not drafted a will in the past four years to make one.
Our desklaw team offers guidance to draft wills in simple as well as practical terms. We also offer services to establish Charitable trusts besides giving assistance to tax issues and implications concerning trusts, wills.
LITIGATION AND DISPUTE RESOLUTION
Commercial disputes, contract claims:
Our advocates are well-versed in dealing with all types of corporate and commercial disputes and act proficiently for a number of leading institutions in India. We have wide experience in handling cases either as lead advocates or as a part of a legal team co-ordinated from other jurisdictions.
We represent parties in all types of contract claims ranging from provision of financial services to building disputes and boast of a track record of achieving results. Keeping in view, the best interests of the client, we advise them in advance to find the alternate remedy available to avoid litigation in deserving cases.
We regularly appear for claimants and defendants in debt cases in all civil courts at all jurisdictions depending on the value or complexity involved. Financial claims in business, recovery of invoice sums, loan recovery for finance companies, banks, creditors through effective and quick legal process is our forte.
Among the major problems that plague today’s world, environmental pollution snatches the top spot. Our legal team is well equipped in resolving disputes pertaining to pollution, nuisance amongst other environmental claims. We have also attended seminars and conferences in environmental field conducted by experts.
Foreign Judgment Enforcement/Registration
Desklaw has also smoothly dealt with cases involving foreign judgments to be enforced in India. We are aware of the procedures where India has reciprocal registration arrangements for judgments from certain other countries and in other cases where normal legal procedures are to be adopted and decrees obtained and enforced which include bank account freezing orders or attachment orders in respect to property
Fraud and Asset Tracing
White collar crime can often involve multiple jurisdictions. Our advocates are armed with experience in dealing with fraud cases and asset recovery.
Unfortunately in today’s ultra-modern lifestyle, several arguments and conflicts arise between husband and wife, resulting in matrimonial problems and disputes. Desklaw is efficient in providing matrimonial advise to clients on all issues concerning marriage and divorce, child support, alimony pending litigation, permanent alimony, matters relating to domestic violence, property issues in marriage, divorce by mutual consent, counselling.
Medical negligence/Accident claims/Personal Injury/Accident Claims
Desklaw is also adept in handling medical negligence cases, claiming compensation from negligent medical practises and also for traffic accident victims, accident at workplace
or personal injury claims in competent Tribunals/courts. We take utmost priority to ensure the claimants are put to minimum discomfort in getting the financial relief through courts or out of court settlements. Client satisfaction forms the backbone of our work culture.
We strongly advise liquidators and creditors in insolvency proceedings. We have appeared for clients who wanted to file for insolvency or bankruptcy in a competent court and obtain sufficient protection under the law. Similarly, we also appeared for creditors to fight against insolvency cases by debtors.
Desklaw has adequate experience in appearing in cases either as claimant or defendant advisors relating to surveyors, accountants, lawyers and medical practitioners .We also have independent experts in each of such fields to provide guidance and evidence.
Our desklaw team is adept and proficient in handling property disputes- Land lord- Tenant disputes, disputes arising out of property transactions etc. We assist clients in preparing basic documents of contracts relating to Rental Agreements, Lease Agreements, Deeds of Sale, Settlement, Release etc. We also help clients to obtain revenue records for the property from the concerned Revenue departments, building approvals from the Municipal, Corporation or other Specialized Departments etc .
The commercial department possesses a slew of specialist areas of expertise including mergers, acquisitions, joint ventures, banking and securities, trusts, financial services and offshore funds, together with associated compliance and management advice, insurance and liability law, international property, copyright, trademarks, patents, films and media law, e-commerce. Property law and commercial leasing and transport law including, marine shipping and aviation.
Apart from offering day to day service to our clients in day to day legal issues in their existing or new corporate ventures. We also advise on statutory compliances and handle ROC issues which include industry sectors ranging from multi-national companies through to smaller local businesses and individual entrepreneurs.
We advise on all aspects of establishing and conducting an e-business encompassing legal advice pertaining to:
- Business Structure
- Domain Names
- Intellectual Property
- Data Protection
Film and Media
- Financing Arrangements
- Government Grant Assistance
- Crew and Artists’ Contracts
- Intellectual Property
- Licensing and Distribution
- Design Rights
ARBITRATION AND MEDIATION:
Mr. K.R.Veeramani, a specialist in Domestic and International arbitration and alternative dispute resolution procedures is our head of Arbitration and Mediation department. Arguably, he is one of the best in offering independent services to those looking to mediate their employment dispute irrespective of whether it is a claim or an internal workplace matter, requiring resolution or any matter where the contract refers the dispute to be referred to an Arbitrator.
Our advocates are highly experienced in appearing on behalf of Desklaw clients in mediations and leave no stone unturned in guiding clients at the outset of a dispute as to whether mediation (or any other form of alternative dispute resolution) is an appropriate form of dispute resolution in their particular case.
Property Documentation and Registration
Desklaw ensures stress free property transactions by providing a speedy, efficient and attentive legal service at a competitive fee. Our conveyance department is spear-headed by Sashi kumar who has experience in the legal field for 24 years, dealing domestic as well as commercial work for individual clients, building developers and corporate clients. With a mountain of experience and boundless dedication, Sashi Kumar has dealt with property sale, purchase, re-mortgages, leases, development sites, plot sales and land registrations.