Pune Civil Litigation Lawyers

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What is Civil Litigation?

When two or more parties get entangled in a legal dispute seeking monetary compensation or another specific performance rather than criminal sanctions, the result is civil litigation. They head to the courtroom for trial so a judge can decide the matter. A lawyer who specializes in above is known as a ‘litigator’ or a ‘trial lawyer’.

How can a civil litigation lawyer help?

The litigators in our database offer following services:

Matrimonial related matters:

  • Handle matrimonial disputes such as Divorce proceedings, both Mutual as well as contested, Restitution of Conjugal rights, Judicial Separation and Dowry cases.
  • Represent clients in Maintenance and child custody petitions.
  • Assist in execution of divorce decrees including foreign divorce decrees.
  • Property related matters:
  • Handle partition suits, suits for declaration and permanent injunction, cancellation of sale deeds, etc.
  • Represent clients before Courts in matters pertaining to land acquisition matters.

Labour and Service matters:

  • Representation before Labour Courts, Labour Commissioner, Industrial Tribunals, Central Administrative Tribunals, etc. Handle Writ petitions relating to labour and service related matters.
  • Arbitration
  • Drafting and reviewing of arbitration clauses in contracts and arbitration agreements.
  • Drafting of statement of claims, rejoinders, interim applications, replies, affidavits etc and other legal documentation.
  • Appearing before Arbitral Tribunals.
  • Assist in execution of arbitral awards
  • Assist in challenging arbitral awards before higher authorities.

Litigation before Supreme Court:

  • Handle writ petitions, appeals, special leave petitions, transfer petitions, petition for violation of fundamental rights and other constitutional issues, etc.

Recovery Suits:

  • Handle recovery of money suits including summary suits.
  • Represent clients in matters pertaining to recovery of immovable property, movable property, execution of foreign degrees in India and many more.

Testamentary and Intestate succession matters:

  • File petitions before Courts for obtaining Succession Certificate, probate of will, Letters of Administration, etc.

Motor Accident Claims:

  • Handle motor accident claims before Motor Accident Claim Tribunals.
  • Handle insurance claims, personal injury claims, etc.

Intellectual Property Rights Matters:

  • Handle suits for permanent injunction against passing off and infringement.
  • Assist in other disputes relating to Copyright, Trademarks and Patents.

Consumer related matters:

  • Assist clients before District Consumer Dispute Redressal Forum, State Commission as well as National Commission in all grievances pertaining to deficient goods and services, medical negligence cases.

Other Civil matters:

  • Representations before the appellate tribunal under the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI), Green Tribunal and other forums and bodies Pan India.

Courts in India:

The Supreme Court is the Apex Court of India which has the various jurisdiction such as the original, appellate, advisory, writ and revisory jurisdiction. The Court entertains the matters pertaining to dispute between the Government of India and one/more states, the appeals against the orders passed by the High Court, matters pertaining to national importance, Constitutional matters etc.

The High Court has various jurisdictions to try the cases – appellate, original, revisional, and writ. It is one of the few High Courts in India where original civil cases (e.g. injunction, partition, recovery suits, commercial disputes, intellectual property rights disputes, arbitration cases etc.) are decided. Cases, to be tried, have to be of value exceeding Rs.1 Crores. Appeals from the orders and judgments of single Judges in such cases are decided by Division Benches. Other appeals against orders and judgments of District Courts are assigned to Division Benches and in some instances single Judges.

District Court: The Courts where the Civil Suits are taken up in accordance with the jurisdiction of the District Courts:

1.District & Sessions JudgeDeals with probate, Succession cases with unlimited pecuniary jurisdiction;Guardianship cases;
Take up the cases from 3 lakhs to 2 Crores and mark the same to Additional District Judge.
2.Additional District Judges Civil cases of the value of Rs. 3 Lac and upto 2 CroresAppellate Jurisdiction over the orders passed by Civil Judges where Senior Civil Judge has no jurisdiction
3.Additional Sessions JudgesSessions triable cases under IPC where sentence is awarded up to Life Imprisonment and Death Sentence with the approval of Hon’ble High Court
appeals and revisions from the orders of Magistrates, C.M.M. , A.C.M.M.
4.Special Court of ASJ
i) NDPS Court
ii) TADA Court
iii) POTA Court
Dealing with offences under NDPS Act.
Dealing with offences under TADA
Dealing with offences under POTA
5.Special Judges (ASJ) (CBI) Cases under Prevention of Corruption Act investigated by Anti-Corruption Branch and CBI
6.Rent Control Tribunal (ADJ) Appellate Authority of the orders passed by the Additional Rent Controller and Rent Controller
7.Motor Accident Claim Tribunal (ADJs)Compensation claim cases under the Motor Vehicles Act, 1988
8.Labour Court (ADJs)1) Cases under Industrial Disputes Act, 1947 filed by workmen against management
2) Cases under Workmen Compensation Act.
3) Payment of Wages Act
4) Bonus Act
5) The Contract Labour (Regulation & Abolition) Act, 1970
6) Cases under Industrial Employment (Standing Order) Act, 1946.
9.Industrial Tribunal (ADJs)1) Cases under Industrial Disputes Act, 1947 filed by management against workmen.
2) Cases under Industrial Employment (Standing Order) Act, 1946.
3) Complaints in respect of Industrial Dispute between management and workmen referred by the Labour Department
10.Matrimonial Courts (ADJs) Cases of matrimonial disputes like Divorce, restitution of conjugal rights and Judicial separation, custody and children
11.Land Acquisition Courts of ADJs Dealing with cases under Land Acquisition Act
12.Chief Metropolitan MagistrateTrial of offences under Indian Penal Code and other Penal Offences wherein the sentence is awarded up to 7 years
13.Additional Chief Metropolitan Magistrates Trial of Criminal cases investigated by Crime Branch and CBI;
Trial of cases relating to Income Tax Act, Wealth Tax and Companies Act etc
14.Metropolitan MagistratesDealing with cases under IPC,
Cases under section 138 of the Negotiable Instrument Act;
Cases of Suppression of Immoral Traffic in Women and Girls Act, 1956
Bail, Remand
15.Metropolitan Magistrates Designated CourtsDealing with the cases relating to old Electricity Act
16.Court of Railway MMOffences under the Railway Act
17.Spl. Metropolitan Magistrates (Traffic/ Municipal Magistrates)Spl. Metropolitan Magistrates (Traffic / Municipal Magistrates)

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