“A well established name, Pradhan & Associates is described by clients as ‘a strong all round firm, with expertise in a wide variety of practice areas.”

"The team has a strong track record in advising US clients on market entries and cross-border deals."

“This commercial law firm's forte lies in advising foreign companies on Nepali law, in which it has vast experience”

"This well-established firm advises primarily on commercial law, with a particular focus on representing foreign clients on cross-border transactions."

“Pradhan & Associates has an impressive base of overseas clients, and often works alongside international law firms on cross-border transactions.”

"The highly respected firm also regularly acts as local counsel for major international law firms."

"Pradhan & Associates regularly undertakes a wide range of high-profile, high value matters ..." 

"Pradhan & Associates is excellent and my go-to firm for matters in Nepal."

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Pradhan & Associates was founded in 1997 by Senior Advocate, Devendra P.N. Pradhan as a sole proprietorship firm which was later converted into a limited liability company. In its 23-years' journey, the firm stands out from the crowd and is widely recognized as Nepal's premier commercial law firm.

The firm enjoys distinguished reputation for more than two decades as a top-tier full service commercial law firm in Nepal. The firm is well known for its expertise in high profile and high value complex cross-border transactions in various areas of commercial law as well as in complex commercial litigation and arbitration.

The firm has set the standard for excellence in legal services in Nepal. The firm has been involved in some of the most high-profile and ground breaking transactions in Nepal in the field of commercial law. We have a large array of collective expertise in handling sophisticated transactions.

We do not strive to be the largest law firm measured by number of lawyers. Rather, we are a firm predominantly engaged in providing legal services to international clientele. We offer professional services primarily to foreign companies and international institutions as well as individual clients. Our objective is to provide comprehensive legal services to foreign companies and entities in the area of commercial laws.

We have amassed a stellar reputation as well as capability in advising the world's leading companies. The firm has been advising foreign governments, supranational bodies, bilateral and multilateral agencies, Fortune 500 companies, etc. We routinely advise major Fortune 500 companies in complex cross-border transactions.

Our Firm has strong ties and working relationship with many foreign law firms. The firm has "best friend" and "friendship firm" relationship with major international law firms and frequently acts as a local counsel for them.

Major international legal directories have ranked the firm as the top ranked law firm in Nepal and members of the firm amongst the world's pre-eminent lawyers in various areas of practice. The firm has earned several honors, such as: Most Trusted Law Firm of the Year in Nepal, Law Firm of the Year in Nepal, Commercial Law Firm of the Year in Nepal for several years in a row and numerous practice area awards.

Operating from our own ultra-modern office building with a state-of-the-art facilities and technologies, we are committed to deliver the highest level of services to our clients.