Arbitration, Mediation & Conciliation
The Legacy team has got a very successful practice in the area of alternate dispute resolution including arbitration, mediation and conciliation. Legacy Law Offices was awarded as the “Commercial Arbitration Law Firm of India”.
Our team of lawyers are prepared to cater to your unique needs including investment treaty arbitration involving media investments, energy projects or any other international investment disputes. International and national clients can expect high quality services from our competent lawyers in relation to arbitration matters concerning construction contracts, investment treaty, service delivery contracts, joint venture agreements, service & supply composite agreements etc.
The cumulative experience of our lawyers in relation to infrastructure projects related arbitration cases spans over 800 infrastructure projects related and other contracts having provisions for alternate dispute resolution. We regularly represent a large number of clients, particularly construction companies and infrastructure related government departments as their Legal Counsels before Dispute Resolution Boards and in arbitration proceedings concerning construction disputes. Our team of lawyers possesses the experience of having successfully represented clients in arbitration claims for a cumulative amount in excess of INR 75,000 crores (USD 10 billion).
Our Managing Partner Mr. Gagan Anand has the distinction of having prepared and argued an Execution Petition in October, 1998 before the Hon’ble High Court of Delhi in respect of the first conciliation settlement which took place in India under the provisions of the Arbitration & Conciliation Act, 1996. Each year he personally handles few selected high stake arbitration proceedings generally involving contentious claims exceeding INR 100 crores (USD 16 Million) per case. Legacy team led by Mr. Anand is credited with having obtained arbitration awards for a cumulative amount of over USD 100 million against the National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) in disputes emanating out of EPC and PPP mode highway construction contracts.
Legacy team also possesses vast experience of handling related litigation proceedings under Sections 9, 11, 34, 37 etc. of the Arbitration & Conciliation Act, 1996.
Whatever we do, we will constantly strive to achieve result beyond our clients’ expectations.