Manisha Singh

Partner at LexOrbis

Manisha Singh is partner at LexOrbis – an IP law firm that she co-founded in 1997 with like-minded individuals and that she has led to become one of the leading IP firms in India.

Ms Singh studied law at the Campus Law Centre of Delhi University after completing her master’s in economics. In her illustrious 22-year career to date, she has represented clients as litigation counsel before the Supreme Court of India and various high courts, district courts and other tribunals. She has the rare capacity to practise IP law at both the prosecution and enforcement levels. She is known for her sharp skills in formulating and implementing strategies to are aligned with business polices of large, medium and small entities.

Ms Singh is recognised as a top lawyer in IP law and dispute resolution practice by leading law journals and publications. Her in-depth understanding and knowledge of all the aspects of IP rights is reflected in her prolific academic and research-based writing in renowned publications worldwide. She is also routinely invited to author articles and commentaries on contemporary IP policies and issues by national and international publications.

Ms Singh is a member of several significant IP forums and professional bodies in India and abroad.


  • Recognised as one of India’s Top 100 Lawyers, The A-List, by the India Business Law Journal, 2019 and 2018
  • Recognised as a Patent Star (Patent Litigation, Strategy & Counselling) by Managing Intellectual Property, 2019
  • Recognised as IP Strategist by IAM 300, 2019
  • Recognised for Patent Prosecution by IAM Patent 1000, 2019  
  • Awarded the IP Star Women of the Year by Legal Media Group, 2019
  • Awarded for Excellence for invaluable services in the field of IP, 2019 by the Global Intellectual Property Convention
  • Recognised as a Leading Lawyer by Asialaw, 2018
  • Recognised as an IP Star (Litigation, Strategy, Counselling) by Managing Intellectual Property, 2018

Professional associations

  • ECTA
  • INTA

Firm details

709-710 Tolstoy House
15-17 Tolstoy Marg
New Delhi 110 001

Contact details

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