India Pravin Anand

Managing Partner - Anand and Anand

Pravin Anand, managing partner of Anand and Anand, completed his law studies in New Delhi in 1979 and has been practising as an IP lawyer since then. He has been counsel in several landmark IP cases, including those involving the first Anton Piller order (HMV); the first Mareva injunction order (Philips); the first Norwich Pharmacal order (Hollywood Cigarettes); moral rights of artists (Amarnath Sehgal); the first order under the Hague Convention (AstraZeneca); and several significant cases for pharmaceutical clients such as Novartis, Pfizer and Roche.

Mr Anand is co-author of the two volumes of Halsbury’s Laws of India on intellectual property and author of the India chapters in Copyright Throughout the World and Trade Secrets Throughout the World. He is on the editorial board of many leading journals on IP jurisprudence and international legal magazines, including Computer and Telecommunications Law Review, Asia Business Law Journal, Practical Law Company – Life Sciences, Asia IP, India Business Law Journal, The Patent Lawyer, World Intellectual Property Review (WIPR), Who’s Who Legal – Patents, Lexis Nexis Asia IP Guide and ACCJ.

Mr Anand has spoken extensively at various forums, including the World Intellectual Property Organisation, the International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (AIPPI), the International Trademark Association, the Licensing Executives Society, the International Bar Association, LAW ASIA and the UN Conference on Least Developed Countries in the Digital World.


  • First Indian legal practitioner to receive the AIPPI Award of Merit
  • Featured in the IAM Strategy 300
  • Best of the Best 2016: Top 30 Patents Practitioners in the World
  • WIPR Leader – Patents, Media and Tech/Electronics (2016)
  • Managing Intellectual Property IP Star – Patents (2015-2016)
  • Who's Who Legal – Patents Featured Lawyer (2015-2016)
  • IAM Patent 1000 gold band Recommended Lawyer (2015-2016)
  • WTR 1000 gold band Recommended Lawyer – Enforcement and Litigation (2015-2016)
  • Expert Guides Best of the Best – Patents (2015-2016)
  • Financial Times Innovative Lawyers Most Innovative Lawyer (Asia-Pacific) (2015)
  • Chambers & Partners Highly Recommended Leading Lawyer in Intellectual Property (2014-2016)
  • Featured in Asialaw Leading Lawyers (2015-2016)

Firm details

Anand and Anand
First Channel Building
Plot 17A
Sector 16A
Film City
Noida 201301

Contact details

T: +91 120 405 9300
F: +91 120 424 3056 058

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