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Ankit is an award-winning intellectual property and technology lawyer. He represents clients in a diverse array of enforcement, contentious and transactional IP and technology law matters covering a variety of industries. He manages large and small IP portfolios throughout the clearance and approval process and advises clients pursuing a worldwide IP strategy.
He is retained by some of the world’s largest Fortune 500 companies as counsel, to enforce and defend their IP rights before the Indian IP Office, the Intellectual Property Appellate Board, and various courts and tribunals across India.
His practice is widely recognized by the industry and media, for which he has been awarded the International Client Choice Award for Trademarks, recognized by the World Trademark Review 1000, and featured as one of Super 50 Lawyers in India by Thomson Reuters ALB. He was also a finalist in the ALB India Law Awards 2020 in the Young Lawyer of the Year category.
Ankit is the only Indian lawyer to be appointed as an Expert Member of the European Observatory on Infringement of Intellectual Property Rights, a regulatory body that functions as a policy think tank for the European Commission
He has recently been appointed as a member of an inter-governmental European Cooperation Working Group that is responsible for developing the roadmap for the adoption of emerging technology such as blockchain, artificial intelligence, big data and IoT by the European Union IP Office and IP Offices of member countries.
Ankit has been serving on International Trademark Association’s (INTA, New York) Committees for over 5 years, and is currently a member of the Blockchain Subcommittee and the Emerging Issues Committee.
Awards & Honors:-
- International Client Choice Award, 2017 – Trademarks (India)
- Super 50 Lawyers India, 2020 – Thomson Reuters Asian Legal Business
- Finalist, Young Lawyer of the Year Award, 2020 – Thomson Reuters Asian Legal Business
- Recognized in the World Trademark Review 1000, 2020
Pankaj Garg is one of the most highly respected, dynamic, and successful commercial
& socialist lawyer in the country. Defined by his dedication, passion, and reputation for
integrity, he has been able to set himself apart by virtue of delivering the most
landmark judgments in India. He possesses a deep understanding of issues touching
upon Macro & Micro-level and creative strategies and reliable advice.
He has been recognized and appreciated by various respected authorities by way of
awards and recognition. To name a few is the ‘Best Tax Counsel of India’ by Retd.
Chief Justice K.G. Balakrishnan – National Law Day Award 2015’ & also ‘Eminent Tax
Jurist by Smt. Pratibha Patil, Ex-President of India – National Law Day Award 2016 at
Abhigya Kushwah is an Advocate-on-Record (AOR) in the Supreme Court of India. He
became AOR in 2017. He is a general practitioner and has been practicing in different
fields of law. During his journey of around 13 years in the profession, he has been a
part of and got an opportunity to argue many cases before different courts in India
including some landmark cases Recently it was on intervention through him that in
Lord Shree Jagannath Rath Yatra Matter, the Rath Yatra was allowed. Apart from law,
he has been quite active in extra-curriculum activities too since the very beginning.
He has been National Swimming Champion, singer, and actor.