BrusCCC is headed by Uttam Hathi who has crossfunctional knowledge and educational qualifications in business administration and law.
Our partners and senior professionals are acknowledged leaders in their chosen areas of expertise, ensuring that you adhere both to best practice and to prevailing law at all times. We are independent, hence not diverted by audit-led conflict checks, enabling us to deliver practical advice in a responsive, timely manner. We actively endeavor to create teams including outsourced specialist to deliver holistic results

BrusCCC offerings are structured under the following practice areas:
• structuring | corporate, commercial
• buyouts mergers & aquisitions
• contracts
• corporate secretarial
• dispute resolution - litigation, arbitration & mediation
• finance banking & insurance
• intellectual property rights
• international trade
• investments & joint ventures
• projects
• real estate
• startup support
• trusts, private clients & charities

Sectors- though the practice area encompasses all major sectors special mention is stated for:

  • Shipping including Charterparty, ship sale or purchase
  • Private Funds- Private Equity, Venture fund et al
  • Startup handholding

 


BrusCCC is the Corporate commercial advisory practice area of Brus chambers


Understanding Business: We invest in time to analyse your business objectives, operations and markets, so that we are properly focussed on your requirements. As standard practice, we seek to understand the broad industry framework within which our clients operate and the key regulations that may uniquely apply to those industries. In selected key industries we dive deeper so that we have a better appreciation of industry regulations, market structure and industry practices and dynamics. We are able to apply this understanding and blend it with our extensive technical skills to deliver effective advice. Our endeavour is to go beyond the obvious and challenge conventional thought. We firmly believe that every idea is only as good as its effective implementation, so that clients can be sure that the solutions we craft will work. We know that we will gain confidence and retain it only when we provide practical advice in every interaction that you have with us.

Our industry efforts currently focus on the market segments that are having the greatest impact on the renaissance of the Indian economy. We constantly review our industry focus to ensure that we strategically allocate resources and refine our programmes, in step with developments in the economy.

New Business Models: Innovations in the supply chain, re-allocations and migration of functions, assets and risks, structuring commercial transactions, outsourcing, mergers, acquisitions, leveraged buyouts or franchising—domestically or across multiple jurisdictions - we are ready to advise you on the tax, risk and transaction implications of all these and more.

The Big Picture Our advice seeks to look beyond the impact of a single tax or transaction. Instead, we take into account the resulting implications across a range of regulatory requirements and foreign trade policy, direct and indirect taxes, to develop an optimum, holistic solution. We encompass dispute resolution as a part of advisory practice area to effectuate better results.

Our team: Our professionals are passionate about our selected domain expertise. We collaborate to share knowledge, capitalising on our collective expertise to provide high quality tailored advice that helps relieve the pressures associated with making complex decisions.

BrusCCC is headed by Uttam Hathi with crossfunctional knowledge and educational qualifications in business administration and law. Our partners and senior professionals are acknowledged leaders in their chosen areas of expertise, ensuring that you adhere both to best practice and to prevailing law at all times. We are independent, hence not diverted by audit-led conflict checks, enabling us to deliver practical advice in a responsive, timely manner. We actively endeavor to create teams including outsourced specialist to deliver holistic results

ABOUT BRUS CHAMBERS


Brus Chambers, is a partnership firm organised and registered in Mumbai, under the Indian Partnership Act. BrusCCC is the Corporate Commercial law practice area of Brus Chambers. The firm is also registered with the Bombay High Court as Advocates & Solicitors and with the Bombay Incorporated Law Society as Solicitors. All partners are registered on the rolls of their respective Bar Councils to practice law while some partners are advocates on record on the rolls of the Supreme Court of India and also as solicitor (non-practising) of the Supreme Court of England and Wales.

Brus Chambers is an independent, specialised law firm established under the laws of India accepting work from clients which includes overseas law firms, domestic and international corporates, government bodies etc and all those seeking assistance from our law firm.

Each practice area comprises industry-focused teams dedicated to delivering incisive advice.

Brus Chambers has been recommended as a Top-Tier Firm for Shipping work in India by Asia Pacific Legal500, has also been recommended as Leading Firm in the areas of Corporate and M&A, Real Estate, Projects and energy, Dispute resolution, Insurance, Banking, Finance & Capital Market. Our Partner-lawyer is consistently listed in the elite 'Leading Lawyers' list as 'Leading Individual' by the Asia Pacific Legal500.

Brus Chambers and its Partner-lawyer are also recommended by other international independent credential bodies.

Our aim is to provide consistently high quality advice, understanding the commercial environment in which our clients operate. We offer in-depth local knowledge and a uniquely global perspective.

An ambition to be India's premier law firm underpins our strategy. We aim to achieve this goal through sustained investment in managing knowledge and information, and by creating a working culture in our offices that enables our people to offer consistently high standards of client service.

The Firm's domestic and international clients range from privately owned to publicly listed companies, including Fortune 500 entities. The Asia Pacific Legal 500; Lloyds Group (Informa) and other independent bodies have rated and recommended Brus Chambers.

Given a rich human resource base, the firm has the ability to assemble dedicated teams of professionals with the requisite expertise to meet client requirements and handle complex and large transactions.Brus Chambers aims to provide clear; concise and practical advice based on in-depth knowledge of the legal, regulatory and commercial environment within which our clients operate and with a full understanding of their overall business objectives.

In this new era of globalisation where the work force is as intermingled as modern culture, it is the objective of Brus Chambers to provide our clients with the latest and the most appropriate strategies using analytical tools and management science, encompassing when required legal minds practicing in various jurisdiction, to serve the profession and further legal issues.

Each client has a dedicated partner who leads, coordinates, and is directly responsible to meet client requirements efficiently. The ability to respond to client requirements and to render the highest level of services is fundamental to the approach of the firm towards its clients.

Brus Chambers actively engages in lobbying for better strategies.

Our core values embrace the highest professional standards and build supportive and strong relationships with clients. These values are communicated throughout the firm and serve to instill in all our lawyers a full appreciation of professional and ethical responsibilities the firm places upon them. We are committed to enhancing the firm's reputation for client service. We believe it is important to build long-term relationships with our clients in order to anticipate the legal and regulatory implications of commercial opportunities and to resolve problems and disputes affecting our clients' businesses at an early stage.

We are acutely conscious of the fact that legal services are needed to be timely, economical, and efficient. Our longstanding client relationships have been built based on a strong commitment to quality of service, where value of our experience and expertise is realized. We determine the nature and extent of our involvement in matters at the outset based on resourcing and monitoring criteria. Efficient management of large-scale transactions and cases is a particular strength of the firm. We are experienced in drafting, negotiating, organizing, and managing transactions within tight time-scales.

 

'Proactive'
                   - Legal500, 2012

Uttam Hathi- Leading Mergers & Acquisition Lawyer
                  - IFLR

Uttam Hathi- Leading Corporate/ M&A Lawyer in India
                    - Asia Law Profiles

'Creme-de-la-Creme for Corporate mandates'
                    - Worldlawyers.NET
 

'Uttam Hathi detangled the problem with a better business road map'
                    - Gulf News

'..exceptional at Corporate and project work, Uttam Hathi is considered at the top of his game'
                    - Khaleej Times

‘..is a dominant force within Indian admiralty, maritime and shipping market’
                    -The Asia Pacific Legal 500, 2007/2008

‘..has distinguished strengths in shipping claims’
                    -The Asia Pacific Legal 500, 2008/2009

..the firm has a dedicated shipping practice that covers disputes, transactional matters and finance’
                    -The Asia Pacific Legal 500, 2008/2009

‘..is widely respected for its wet and dry shipping expertise’
                    -The Asia Pacific Legal 500, 2009/2010

‘extremely good for shipping work’
                   
 -The Asia Pacific Legal 500, 2010/2011

Firm History

  • 1992, Established Brus Chambers at Mumbai
  • 2002, Associate office at New Delhi
  • 2003, Associate office at Ahmedabad
  • 2004, Associate office at Bangalore
  • 2005, Associate office at Bhubaneshwar
  • 2006, Associate office at Chandigarh
  • 2007, Associate office at Chennai
  • 2008, Associate office at Hyderabad
  • 2009, Associate offices at Kochi and Kolkata
  • 2010, Associate offices at Madurai and Vishakapatnam
  • 2011, Associate office at Raipur
  • 2012, Associate offices at Port and Capital City in all States of India
  • 2015, Established wholly owned subsidiary law firm in the United States of America with offices at New York, New Jersey and Missouri
  • 2016, BrusCCC | Independent corporate commercial & Contracts practice area division of Brus chambers housed in a seperate premises launched