7 ASIAN LEGAL BUSINESS – INDIA E-MAGAZINE WWW.LEGALBUSINESSONLINE.COM Singh is a highly respected member of esteemed organisations such as INTA, APAA, AIPLA, AIPPI, LES, and FICPI. She is not only a legal luminary, but an inspirational leader who advocates for inclusivity and diversity in the legal profession. Her exceptional skills and dedication continue to shape the landscape of intellectual property law, leaving an indelible mark on the legal industry. METHODOLOGY Evaluation Criteria: • Significant achievements, such as deals and cases, throughout the candidate’s career; • Significant work handled by the candidate in the last 18 months; • Key clients; • New clients; • Significant accolades, thirdparty awards or recognitions received; • Certifications obtained and participation in bar and/or professional activities; • Client recommendations and comments; • Comments from managing partners or colleagues . The evaluation is based on the following factors: • Complexity: the degree to which the work requires legal expertise, business acumen, or innovative solutions. • Breadth: the extent to which the work involved multiple jurisdictions, legal practice areas, parties, and industries. • Significance: the degree to which industry players or the regionregions may be affected by the cases/deals. • Innovativeness: the degree to which the work involved applying new and creative solutions to existing systems and processes. These solutions may have been used to mitigate the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic or to transform the organisational capabilities. Innovativeness can also include using technology or analytics to uncover opportunities and risks in each deal. Ranjana Adhikari - IndusLaw Kanupriya Bhargava - IRIS Legal Daizy Chawla - S & A Law Offices Prachi Dave - Dhaval Vussonji and Associates Ashlesha Gowariker - Desai & Diwanji Poornima Hatti - Samvad Partners Mamta Jha - Inttl Advocare Pritha Jha - Pioneer Legal Avaantika Kakkar - Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas Shruti Kanodia - Sagus Legal Vinati Kastia - AZB & Partners Surbhi Kejriwal - Khaitan & Co Charanya Lakshmikumaran - Lakshmikumaran and Sridharan Sanika Mehra - Saga Legal Sheena Ogra - Ahlawat & Associates Anisha Patnaik - LexStart Partners Brijita Prakash - DSK Legal Roma Priya - Burgeon Law Anushree Rauta - ANM Global Madhurima Mukherjee (Saha) - JSA Rachika Agrawal Sahay - Argus Partners Shafaq Uraizee Sapre - Chandhiok & Mahajan, Advocates and Mahajan Gitanjali Saraf - Saraf and Partners Manisha Singh - LexOrbis Shreya Sircar - Luthra & Luthra Law Offices Puja Sondhi - Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas & Co. Vaibhavi Sharma - Prosoll Law Astha Singh Trehan - Emerald Law Offices Nisha Kaur Uberoi - Trilegal Sabia Veqar - Mason & Associates