February 26, 2013
On February 23, 2013, Legal Era magazine held its annual awards “in recognition of legal finesse, innovation and accomplishments” at the Taj Mahal Palace Hotel in Mumbai, India. New York-based Kelley Drye partner and India Practice chair Talat Ansari accepted the award for “Best International Law Firm of the Year” on behalf of the firm. The winners were determined by a jury of respected India-based legal and business professionals. Coverage of the awards ran on CNBC TV 18, India’s number one business television channel.
For more than 40 years, Kelley Drye has delivered quality legal services to both U.S. and other international clients in their Indian business relationships; and to Indian businesses operating in the United States. The firm’s longstanding relationships with multinational entities and Indian legal and regulatory bodies provide unique value to Kelley Drye’s clients. Kelley Drye was nominated for “Best International Law Firm” among 10 premier U.S.- and U.K.-based firms.
According to the magazine’s awards site:
“Today, Indian law firms are globally recognized for their impeccable professionalism and meritocracy. Some of the best minds in the legal profession in India, be it lawyers or in house counsel, have won accolades in coveted international forums. Both in India and abroad, our lawyers advise on complex legal issues and chair key decision-making committees. In the competitive and fast-changing world, the role of legal professionals is more challenging than ever before. Therefore, LegalEra Awards honors the gems of the legal world.”