TOP TIER FIRM - TMT
According to “TMT” section of The legal 500 Asia pacific:
Bharucha & Co. is an old and established IP boutique firm that excels in all aspects of patents, trademarks, designs, copyright and domain names. Under the leadership of Mohammad Fazil Bharucha and Abdul Aziz the team is also well-regarded for its work on licensing, franchising and IP litigation. Clients range from large domestic companies to international corporations predominantly from the US, Europe and Asia as well as from the Middle East and Far East Asia. It also has a handful of clients that are Fortune 500 companies. Bharucha is an advocate of the High Court and Aziz has particular experience of dealing with complicated patent law matters.
Band 1 - What the team is known for
'Prominent team well regarded for advising multinational corporates on contentious and non-contentious intellectual property mandates. Regularly handles trade mark, patent and copyright matters for telecoms, technology and pharmaceutical clients. Commended for its work on prosecution matters’.
Strengths Sources the firm as a "well-established" group with "a lot of legacy" in the market.
Notable practitioners - Mohammad Fazil Bharucha maintains a strong reputation among sources as a "visible" partner, with a "potent background" in the intellectual property market. He provides a capable handling of the full spectrum of intellectual property mandates and is widely recognised for his work on trade mark prosecution and portfolio management.