Full service firm Dua Associates is best known for its litigation and arbitration strength. The dispute resolution team has over 150 lawyers spread out across its offices in New Delhi, Gurgaon, Bangalore, Chandigarh, Chennai, Hyderabad, Mumbai and Pune. Notably, the firm has a robust Supreme Court presence through its sister firm Dua Associates AoR, which is a firm registered with the top court and stacked with advocates-on-record that work in tandem with the Dua Associates partners. Clients of the firm include high net worth individuals, domestic and international corporations engaged in sectors such as chemicals, agricultural products, automobiles, aviation, transportation, telecom, infrastructure, hospitality, technology, digital media, fashion, luxury goods among others. Dispute resolution specialist and senior partner Shiraz Patodia is the main contact.
Representing Helm Dungemittel as it initiated arbitration proceedings against The State Trading Corporation of India and Canara Bank to recover monies owed to it pursuant to its contract with STC and the wrongful invocation of the performance bank guarantee by STC.
Engaged by Otsuka Chemicals India in an ongoing arbitration initiated by the contractor arising out of a contract for construction of a GCLE project at the client’s site in Rajasthan.