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“K&S Partners go out of their way to keep the high standards, quality work and timely delivery for their clients. They are prompt and clear in their instructions, and their services are very personalised and tailored.” Respected IP boutique K&S Partners boasts almost 90 patent professionals and five offices in Gurgaon, Bangalore, Mumbai, Chennai and Hyderabad. With advanced capabilities in complex technical areas – such as molecular science, crystallography or polymer technology – and experience filing foreign patents in countries such as the United States and Japan, the firm snagged several high-profile patrons from India and abroad. Its other strengths lie in more niche areas such as geographical indications and border enforcement. To facilitate enforcing and protecting its clients’ IP rights, K&S Partners also cultivates a strong network of associates in neighbouring countries. Hyderabad-based doctor of environmental science Goutam Bhattacharyya is in high demand among life sciences start-ups and multinationals alike, not only for his deep knowledge and spotless track record but also for his incisive strategic advice. Similarly gifted in the life sciences field is Ravi Bhola, who is a member of several related organisations, including the Institutional Committee for Stem Cell Research of the prestigious Institute for Stem Cell Science and Regenerative Medicine. Mechanical engineer and tribologist Anand Choubey drafts and prosecutes patents with ease; his detailed knowledge of the subject area has made him a coveted specialist among marquee foreign automotive clients. Pharmaceuticals expert Amrish Tiwari helms the life sciences practice. An inventor in her own right, doctor of biotechnology Deepa Kachroo Tiku handles complex patents not only in her area of education, but also in nanotechnology, polymers and chemistry. Master of physics Sanjeev Kumar Tiwari heads the litigation side. He has experience representing his clientele before the Delhi High Court and the Supreme Court.