About Yende Legal
Yende Legal Associates– Establishment
Established in the year 2018, Yende Legal Associates is a reputed law firm located in the prime locality of Mumbai. It has been registered with the Registrar, Ministry of Corporate affairs, Government of India, under LL.P. Act, 2008, the Bar Council of Maharashtra & Goa, Bombay High Court(O.S.) The founder Adv.(Dr.) Ashok Yende and co-founder Adv. Abhishek Yende bring on board a combined huge experience in the legal profession. Within a short span of period, YLA is marching to fulfil our vision and mission, with the team of partners, consultants/experts, associates, internees.
The Founding Pillars
Adv.(Dr.) Ashok Yende, LL.B., LL.M. and Ph.D. D.Lit.(Law) has more than three decades of rich and extensive experience in administration, teaching, and profession. Prior to establishing the Law Firm, he was working as Professor & Head, Dept of Law in the University of Mumbai and instrumental in establishing University of Mumbai Law Academy. He headed leading law institutions in the country. He has participated in several National and International conferences on diverse fields, including the United Nations and has seven books and forty-five publications to his credit. He has been awarded with prestigious “National Law Award”, by the International Council of Jurists (ICJ) for the Year 2018, and conferred “Exceptional Leaders of Excellence” Award – 2018 by Women Economic Forum (WEF), “High Flyer-50 : Global Indian” Award (2022) by FTTP & Zee International.
Adv. Abhishek Yende, LL.B. from ILS Law College Pune and obtained dual LL.M. degrees from Birmingham University (UK), and University of Mumbai, and diplomas in IPR, Cyber law, ADR, Forensic science. He has more than 12 years of practicing experience before the Bombay High Court and other Courts. He worked in the chamber of Adv. Ashok Mundargi, Senior Designated Advocate, Bombay High Court. Participated in various conferences, and judges moot-court competitions. He has successfully argued high profile criminal cases before High Court, and the Supreme Court of India. He has been empanelled as ‘A’ Panel Counsel of Bombay Municipal Corporation and “B” Group Counsel of State of Maharashtra for Bombay High Court.
The firm specializes in various branches of law such as Writ Petitions, PIL, Criminal law, Civil law, Consumer law, Real estate, Consumer law, IPR, Corporate law, Family law, Cyber law etc. YLA has established “ Arbitration & Mediation Cell”, and started “Mediation Centre” at Government Law College, Mumbai with joint collaboration.
YLA legal team consists of experienced and highly skilled legal professionals. It focuses on rendering high quality and timely service to all its clients. The team continuously updates its knowledge and skill base in the laws to provide the client with the best possible results and provide the best services to all clients who seek it’s services. We provide a diverse and inclusive work environment, and a commitment to provide our associates all opportunities to grow and excel. It has offices at Mumbai, Delhi and Nagpur, with more than 30 panel of advocates and consultants.
YLA has collaboration/association with reputed institutions like University of Mumbai, Maharashtra National Law University, Government Law College Mumbai, University of Mumbai Law Academy, K. C. Law College Mumbai, Raisoni Law College Nagpur, Institute of Clinical Education & Research.
The firm provides free legal aid & advise to poor people, and files Public Interest Litigations under the guidance of competent legal professionals as a part of its societal responsibility. It has been registered with Start-up India. YLA collaborates with sister organisation like Global Vision India Foundation (consultative status with United Nations), and Citizens Forum for Change, for implementing community projects. Innovation in the techniques, and use of advanced technology helps us in providing better services to our clients.
Our vision is to provide affordable, timely legal solutions to our clients. YLA provides strategic, legal and other related services across various sectors by using technology, modern techniques and focus in updating our system to match global developments.
Our mission is to common people who are in need of honest, quality, timely, cost effective and solution-oriented legal service. We lay emphasis on innovation, research, collaboration. Our panel of lawyers is committed, understand our clients’ needs, maintain honesty, fairness, integrity, and professionalism while dealing with matters.