Indrani Lahiri

Indrani Lahiri



  • Corporate & Commercial
  • Information Technology
  • Labour & Employment
  • Media & Broadcasting

WSG Practice Industries


WSG Leadership

Employment and Labor Group
Mergers & Acquisitions Group
Women's Professional Forum Group

Kochhar & Co. Advocates & Legal Consultants

Indrani is a Partner in the Delhi office of the Firm having extensive experience in handling various facets of law. She has been recognized as the Next Generation Lawyer from India by the Legal 500 (in 2018) for the Labour and Employment law field. She is also the current Vice-Chair of "The Employment & Immigration Committee" of the Inter-Pacific Bar Association (IPBA).

Indrani has advised domestic and multinational clients on a myriad of general to complex employment law matters including redundancies, terminations, social security, employee benefits, inquiries for misconduct, disciplinary issues, complex senior level exits, trade unions, employment contracts, workplace sexual harassment, reductions in workforce, closures, employee transfers, human resource manuals, due diligences, pre and post-employment restrictions and covenants, work conditions, maternity benefits, disability etc. She is well known and regarded for conducting workshops, trainings and awareness programs on workplace sexual harassment and inclusiveness (laws on discrimination) in the workplace for various companies across industries.

Indrani is also a member of the Firm's Telecom and Media Practice Desk and has advised various multinational clients on matters relating to media, broadcasting, telecom & technology including in procuring up-linking and down linking licenses for channels, obtaining Other Services Provider registrations, advising on pre-publication review & post publication issues, advertising, disparagement etc.

She has advised multinational clients on matters involving acquisition of companies, joint ventures including drafting and negotiation of documents concerning such matters. She has also been advising foreign investors on entry and exit strategies under the FDI policy of the Government of India and has hands on experience in handling matters concerning day to day business operations and ensuring legal compliance of multinational companies.

Her work also encompasses advising on matters relating to data protection in India.

Indrani is a regular speaker at various seminars and conferences held within and outside India.

Bar Admissions

Admitted to the Bar


Bachelor of Law from Campus Law Centre, Faculty of Law, University of Delhi
Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) from University of Delhi
Areas of Practice

Corporate & Commercial | Information Technology | Labour & Employment | Media & Broadcasting


Authored the India Chapter of a Book on "Media, Advertising and Entertainment Law Throughout The World" for Frost Brown Todd LLC, USA, published by "Thomson Reuters".

Authored the India Chapter of a loose leaf volume on "Data Protection Laws of the World" for Charles Russell LLP, London, published by "Sweet and Maxwell".