Globsyn Crystals, Tower 1, 2nd Floor, Block EP, Plot No, 11 & 12
Salt Lake, Sector V, Kolkata
Managing Partner: Dr Joshita Davar Khemani
Established : 1932
Number of Partners: 2
Number of IP Practitioners: 95
Languages: English, Hindi, Other Regional Vernaculars, French and German
Network Memberships: CII, ASSOCHAM, FICCI, INTA, AIPPI and APAA
Founded and Head Quartered in Kolkata, L.S. DAVAR & Co. a Full-Service Intellectual Property Law Firm was established in the year 1932 by Late Mr L. S. Davar, an Attorney at Law. We are proud to be one of the Oldest and Largest IP law firm of the Indian origin. The firm’s present Chairman, Mr G. S. Davar a Patent Lawyer has successfully carried forward the rich legacy of the firm. Dr Joshita Davar Khemani, the current managing partner has been honoured as one of the Top 100 Powerful Women in Law.
With nearly 90 glorious years of experience and expertise in the domain, we offer professional as well as quality services in handling, protecting and enforcing multi-faceted portfolio of Patents, Trademarks, Designs, Copyrights, Domain Name and Geographical Indication.
With zonal offices in Delhi and Bengaluru and with associates in over 145 countries, worldwide, we cater to a broad range of industries in India and in the neighbouring countries.
We cater to many Fortune 500 Companies also to Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises, Start-Ups, Government-Funded Industries, Universities etc., ensuring that all their legal IP needs are fully met. From developing intellectual property portfolios worldwide to handling infringement & litigating disputes, we offer a 360-degree solution to all legal IP requirements. We also assist in Advising, Handling, Protecting & Enforcing their Diverse Portfolio of Patents, Trademarks, Designs, Copyrights, Domain disputes, and Geographical Indication.
We have a dynamic team of over 200 members and growing steadily which includes Patent Professionals including Engineers, Lawyers and Technical Advisers who are experts in various practice areas relating to IP and beyond.
To maintain our superior service standards, the firm operates on a strong IT backbone, implementing a world class comprehensive ERP system based on the latest cloud platform for timeline recordings, document management, case management which are handled by seasoned team of Systems Engineers’, Docketing Professionals and Paralegals. Our in-house IT experts have developed a number of tools and resources for businesses to help them tackle IP protection more effectively for enforcement at home and abroad.
Under the leadership of Dr Joshita, the firm has received several accolades, awards, and recognition by prestigious and globally recognized organisations at various international platforms.
Last updated 26th July 2021
Key IP Areas: Copyright & related rights, Designs, Intellectual property (contentious), Intellectual property (prosecution), IP transactions, ITC litigation, Life sciences IP, Patent, Patent contentious, Patent prosecution, PTAB litigation, Trade mark, Trade mark contentious, Trade mark prosecution
Key Sector Expertise: Aerospace, Aerospace, Agriculture, Artificial intelligence, Automotive, Biotechnology, Chemical, Computer technology & services, Defence, Electrical, Electronics, Fashion & luxury goods, FMCG, Food & beverage, Gaming, ICT & software, Industrials, Instruments, Life sciences, Manufacturing, Mechanical, Media, Medical device, Music, Nanotechnology, Not-for-profit, Oil & gas, Optics & photonics, Pharmaceutical, Renewable energy, Robotics, Semiconductors, Sports, Technology hardware, Telecommunication, Tobacco, Universities & research, Utilities