Lall & Sethi

Editorial analysis
    • Established: 1993
    • Recommended for: Trademarks
    • Split of work: Domestic 20%, International 80%
    • Offices: Colombo, Kathmandu, New Delhi
    • Practice Areas: IP

    Lall & Sethi is best known for its trademarks practice, which benefits from a strong network of offices throughout the Asia Pacific.


    New Delhi-based Chandler Lall is described by one source as “the best person in India for dealing with counterfeit products.” He receives universal praise for his work in trademarks and enforcement matters with peers hailing his “timely and effective” advice.


    In the past, Eli Lilly was a client in the pharmaceuticals sector, along with Twentieth Century Fox Group and Time Warner Group in entertainment and broadcasting. Other clients have included Citibank, American Express, Pfizer, Johnson & Johnson, Cadbury, Kraft Foods, Estée Lauder, Revlon, Cisco, Prudential and Hugo Boss. The firm represented GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare when the Delhi High Court granted an injunction against Heinz India in a matter regarding a disparaging advertisement.