Who we are

K&S Partners is an Intellectual Property boutique. Founded in 1994 as a three-member team, the firm today has over 130 professionals and an overall strength of over 280.

We have offices at Gurgaon, Bangalore, Mumbai, Chennai and Hyderabad. We create client-focused teams to manage the portfolios. These teams, supervised by partners, work seamlessly and in coordination with focus on quality, ethics and promptness. Besides serving clients, the firm is recognized for its outreach in areas of policy making and actively participating and contributing to drafting of legislation in various areas of Intellectual Property rights.

K&S Partners also assists clients in obtaining and enforcing Intellectual Property rights in India's neighbouring countries such as Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Bhutan, Myanmar, Nepal and Pakistan through a network of associates in these countries. The firm also has one of the largest portfolios of foreign patent filings for Indian clients in foreign countries including in the United States Patent and Trademark Office, European Patent Office and Japanese Patent Office.

why K&S Partners

We are a leading full-service Intellectual Property law firm advising clients from around the world. Unmatched in our in-depth domain expertise, we assist our clients in protecting and enhancing the value of their IP assets. Our client-focused teams are uniquely placed to serve client needs critical to their business. We have a pan-India presence with five offices across the country and 130 plus professionals. Our strong ties with associate firms in India’s neighbouring countries have made us a one-stop-shop for IP services in these countries.

K&S Partners believes in absolute meritocracy and has no glass ceilings for professional growth of its members. Our Vision of being the finest IP Firm in India drives each member to accomplish their best every day and contribute to the overall growth of the Firm. We are future-ready to handle dynamic innovation needs of our clients.

The firm has been instrumental in setting precedents in some pathbreaking areas of IP.


Each one of us believes in and shares our five “core” values, abbreviated as “CLIPS”. We deem these to be the essential foundation for achieving excellence in all that we do, be it for a client or for our people. These values bind us together as an institution. We would like to be identified by our members, clients and society through these core values.


We recognize that we exist because of our clients; we strive to serve them beyond their expectations


We value intellect and knowledge; we recognize that continuous learning is a key to the growth of our people and organization


We are honest, fair and ethical in and accountable for all our actions; we do what we say


Our people are our biggest assets; we treat our people with respect and dignity, providing them opportunities and congenial environment to fulfil their aspirations


We recognize our responsibility to contribute and give back to the society and protect the environment


Our Affiliate

J. Sagar Associates (JSA) is a leading national law firm in India with over 320 professionals operating out of 7 offices located in: Ahmedabad, Bengaluru, Chennai, Gurugram, Hyderabad, Mumbai and New Delhi.

JSA’s practice is organised along service lines and sector specialisation that provides legal services to top Indian corporates, Fortune 500 companies, multinational banks and financial institutions, governmental and statutory authorities and multilateral and bilateral institutions.

The practice has been organised into three clusters – Corporate, Finance and Disputes with twenty seven service lines. They serve their clients through partner-led teams with domain knowledge across twenty one sectors: Agriculture & Forestry, Banking & Financial Services, Capital Markets & Securities, Construction and Engineering, Defence & Internal Security, Education, Energy – Power & Hydrocarbon, Hospitality, Tourism & Retail, Insurance & Pension, Investment funds and Asset Management, Life Sciences, Healthcare and Pharma, Manufacturing, Mines & Minerals, Non-Governmental Sector, Public Procurement, Real Estate, Services, Technology, Media & Sports, Telecommunications & Broadcasting, Transport & Logistics and Urban Infrastructure and Smart Cities.

  • Ahmedabad
  • Bangalore
  • Chennai
  • Gurgaon
  • Hyderabad
  • Mumbai
  • New Delhi