J Sagar Associates’ (JSA) intellectual-property-sister firm K&S Partners has promoted four to equity partner level:

  • Dr Goutam Bhattacharyya was promoted in the patents group,
  • Dr Deepa Tiku also in patents,
  • Sanjeev Tiwari in litigation, and
  • Priya Rao in trademarks.

Jyoti Sagar, who retired from JSA’s partnership that he founded in 2013 but continues as managing partner of K&S, commented: “I’m delighted to welcome next generation partners in our continuing effort of institution building and to be future ready.”

K&S patents pracctice chair Calab Gabriel has recently retired from the firm.

Ravi Bhola, who has been with K&S for 14 years, is the new chair of patents at the firm.

K&S consists of 9 equity and 14 retained partners, with a total headcount including partners of more than 100 across five offices.

In 2013 K&S promoted three to retained partner level, while in 2014 a total of 11 lawyers were promoted to retained partner level.

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Like +2 Object -0 Observer 18 Apr 15, 12:57
A true visionary who thinks for the future of the FIRM beyond himself.K&S will go a long way flourish and attract talent if this model continues. Leading IP Firms , wake up..time to shed some ..(equity)
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Like +0 Object -0 Guest 18 Apr 15, 22:23
Congratulations to the Firm!
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Like +0 Object -0 Guest 18 Apr 15, 22:25
Jyoti Sagar founded JSA in 1991 not 2013. Please correct this factual error.
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Like +0 Object -0 kianganz 18 Apr 15, 22:35
Unfortunate phrasing rather than error: "who retired from JSA’s partnership that he founded in 2013"

That's intended to mean that he retired in 2013 from the partnership he founded ;)
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Like +0 Object -0 Guest 22 Apr 15, 21:22
Still incorrect.

"who retired from JSA’s partnership in 2013 that he founded in 1991"
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Like +0 Object -1 RTP 22 Apr 15, 15:15
True visionary? More like a related party transaction this...
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Like +0 Object -0 anonn 22 Apr 15, 16:36
RTP... please explain
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