Managing Partner & Founder, K Singhania & Co.
Mr. Krrishan Singhania is the Managing Partner and Founder of K Singhania & Co., Mumbai (formerly Singhania & Co.), and is a seasoned professional with comprehensive experience covering more than 30 years.He has consistently been ranked amongst the top 100 lawyers and legal icons of the country in the annual A-List feature of India Business Law Journal in the year 2020 and 2019. He has provided legal expertise in the areas of intellectual property rights (IP), foreign investments, arbitration, shipping, oil and gas, power and aviation laws to both national and international clients around the globe. Owing to his experience of working as a foreign lawyer in New York and London, he brings international best practices to the Firm.
Under his leadership, the Firm provides a full range of Intellectual Property services including registration and renewal of IP, maintenance, enforcement and litigation, IP acquisition & assignment, advisory services with respect to trade marks, copyright, designs, domain names etc., protection against counterfeiting/ parallel imports, and conducting IP audits. He has assisted national and international clients in the fields of pharmaceuticals, fashion and textiles, and fast-moving consumer goods with respect to their intellectual property rights. He has been one of the first Trademark Attorneys to have successfully registered the first three-dimensional trademark in India. He has also been successful before Intellectual Property Appellate Tribunal in defending an application for removal of our client’s Trademark for non-use.
Mr. Krrishan Singhania, will be speaking at the FRO Summit on the legal issues relating to franchising. He has assisted clients in drafting, reviewing and executing franchise agreements and thereafter representing them in case of any disputes between the parties. He also contributed a chapter on ‘Trademark Licensing in Franchising Arrangements’ in the book “Contours of Intellectual Property Law for Business” to be published as a part of Springer’s law programme in December 2021. You can read his complete profile at https://singhanialaw.com/team/krrishan-singhania/.
Mr. Singhania was also felicitated for his support and contribution to the intellectual property field at World Intellectual Property Forum from the 6th – 8th November 2019 at Taiwan. As an expert in this field he regularly presents lectures on Indian law and regulation in international conferences and forums. His ideas and views can be found in popular legal newsletters and international journals. He is active in various Chambers of Commerce and is a member of International Business Committee of IMC. He is also a Life Associate member of Indian Council of Arbitration, and was a Jurisdiction Council member of Inter Pacific Bar Association (IPBA).