The Truth about Lawyers


Those of you reading this article looking for the latest lawyer joke will likely be let down in the text that follows. This part is not meant to be yet one more bashing gathering directed at the legal professional, but rather to give you firm information on how to avoid the common mistakes that even the brightest and most tested executives make in attempting to successfully work with and manage attorneys.

I grew up in a legal family, have been a managing director of a law firm, recruited and managed legal staffs as a C-suite executive and have dealt with many an outside counsel as an industrialist. I have both sued and been sued, and suffice it to say I know the good, the bad and the ugly about the legal profession.

As with any other profession there are excellent practitioners, center of the road journeyman, well anticipated light-weights who try hard but consistently find themselves in over their heads, brilliant academics with no practical experience or common sense, and yes, there are a few rouges and scoundrels as well.

The reality is that most people that have an unhelpful experience with the judicial system blame the lawyer. If the applicant or the defendant doesn’t achieve the expected outcome it must be the attorney’s fault. It is this author’s humble opinion that the truth about lawyers is that most people honestly get what they justify. However if you adhere to the following best practices when entering into and managing an attorney client relationship you will fare better than most.

1. Hire the best legal advice you can afford, not the cheapest you can find. As with any profession there is value in experience and knowledge as well as an aggressive advantage to be gained with talent, reputation and relations. Never vacillate to get a second opinion as there are very few stock answers to a legal issue.

2. A lawyer is no different than any other dealer or supplier and they should be put through the same level of inspection (in my opinion a higher level of inquiry) as anyone else in your supply chain. I adopted the practice quite some time ago of putting my legal work out to bid through a managed request for qualifications (RFQ) and request for proposal (RFP) process. I assess my needs, identify my requirements and seek to find the best representation possible by having attorneys contend for my business on my terms.

3. Common direction is fine, but only if they are managing the right expert. A generalist cobbling collectively documents by pulling a template down from a Westlaw search is a far cry from having true subject matter expertise. All attorneys are not created equal. Hire the right lawyer at the right time for the right reason.

4. Along the lines of number three on top of, a smart attorney doesn’t of necessity translate into a good attorney. Most lawyers don’t graduate from law school with any formal business training and fewer have any real world business experience upon graduation. It is imperative that you select guidance that is not only a subject matter expert in his/her practice area, but that also has very sound business sharpness. If an attorney is not fluent in my business they won’t be retained by me to represent my business…end of story.

5. The best way to manage your legal risk is to be practical not hasty. Assess your legal risks and take destructive and upbeat events to mitigate said risks. I developed the shortest legal mission statement on record and require any attorney who represents me to use it to as their operating mantra; it simply states: “foresee and padding”. The best defense is a great offense when it comes to legal work.

Pooja Jha is the Chief Strategy Officer at Delhi Lawyers. Delhi Lawyers is a leading business enterprise extension consultancy providing a unique array of professional services to high growth companies on a venture based business model. The atypical combination of branding and corporate identity services, capital formation assistance, market research and business intelligence, sales and product engineering, leadership development and talent management, as well as marketing, advertising and public relations services make Delhi Lawyers the industry leader in strategic growth consulting. More information about the company can be found at

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Real Estate and Property Lawyers in Delhi


Real Estate and Properties Law

The real estate area has tackled vivid changes over recent years with quality management, Indebtedness and the Local-ism Bill on many organizations’ schedules.
Delhi Lawyers & Company provides our clients with an unbroken service. Often clients will require more than a real estate dedicated. For example a developer will not only need advice on site achievement. They will need someone who knows the ins and outs of ownership structures, as well as an expert who can provide trademark guidance on encourage the project. Our ability to bring together multi-disciplinary teams guarantees our clients get legal advice that is consistent and co-ordinates. With an combined network of leading individuals, we have the commitment, resources and know-how to get your deals done, whatever and wherever they are. 
Forward thinking and commercial in our attitude, with a recognized ability to deliver complex deals, we handle the complete property life cycle from the initial gaining, development, leasing, joint venturing and financing through to the final exit.
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Delhi Lawyers :: Dedicated Lawyers in Delhi



Delhi Lawyers is a Delhi based fast rising, self-motivated law firm which provides a high quality, original services in a cost-effective manner to customers across the Delhi. For more than a 21 years firm built its multidisciplinary practice on the trust that “We observe at the legal solution inversely “.
With actual responses, clear vision and healthy resolution we know what clients needed, the best probable legal solution. Our clients can feel confident about working with us and knowing that we comprehend their problem. These relationships drive us to protect their rights and their ideas more destructively.
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Our lawyers are specialists in suitcases such as Criminal and Administrative Offenses, Arbitration, M & A and Corporate, Bankruptcy and Economic Fraud, Insolvency and Corporate Recovery, Wills, Trusts and Real Estates, Convention and Excise, Intellectual Property, Employment and Labour, 498a cases mashed with Medico Legal Report, Domestic Violence, Divorce and Child Custody, Supreme Court Superior Authority Petition, Writ Petition, Transfer Petition, Appeals and Reviews.
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Find the Best Legal Service Provider Compnay in Delhi


Most of the giant law firms and the in family legal divisions of huge enterprises have always been enjoying the benefits from legal service providers in India. However when it comes to appointment legal services, law firms in India are often disordered about choosing the best law services provider who can meet their service supplies and expectations.

There are several fields you will need help from a professional services provider who has handled India patent issues formerly like the problems in patent enlisting India or issues with India corporate law. Apart from this the legal service provider chosen by you should also help in different legal services like trademark registration India, patent drafting India, design registration in India, company integration and several other legal services of India to name a few. Additional
ly the providers should also be prepared with the right staff that should include an Indian attorney, Indian lawyers and agents for other services.

Apart from this information, it is recommended that you ask the service providers several questions about their business in order to choose the best ones. Some of the questions you can ask are, ‘how long has your law firm been doing legal business in India, also ask them if they are a member of any local state or the national suggestion, or find out about the legal professional they have worked with in the past and if the profession needs specific licensing or registration The most important information the client mist know is what kind of services the firm provides and the type pf lawyers they have staffed in the legal service firm.

21st Century Law Firm is a professionally managed Corporate Law Firm based in Delhi with the expertise in corporate litigation, Supreme Court litigation, Delhi High Court litigation, Arbitration, Negotiation of contracts, Joint venture, Foreign Direct Investment (FDI), Competition law, Mining Laws, Company Incorporation, succession cases, Consumer litigation etc., to its clients.

The Firm and its partners have a strong proficiency and involvement in handling High value corporate lawsuit in India. Mr. Dev Sekhar have appeared in several trade and High value personal litigation in the Supreme Court of India, High Court of Delhi, Competition Commission of India, National Consumer Appellate Tribunal, Mining Tribunal, Indian Council of Arbitration, Delhi High Court Arbitration Centre etc., The Firm/Partners are having membership in various Domestic and International Bodies of legal profession like International Chamber of Commerce (ICC), International Bar Association (IBA), International Law Association(ILA), Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIA), Indian Corporate Lawyers Association(ICLA) etc/
Delhi Lawyers is author of Delhi-Lawyers.In. Astha Law Solution Associates a leading law firm in India offers legal services to all over world.

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