UKCA And Partners Implements Work From Home Option Amid COVID-19 Precautions
LIVELAW NEWS NETWORK
17 March 2020 1:44 PM GMT
UKCA and Partners has officially implemented the work-from-home (WFH) option for all its lawyers and support staff, in order to reduce the risk of spreading the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) amongst colleagues, and practice the much-preached social distancing in the current scenario. The WFH option will be available till March 31st 2020, and may be extended basis further developments.
Talking about this development, Manisha Chaudhary – Managing Partner of the firm said, "UKCA and Partners, is committed to safety and protection of its staff, employees and clients.
We have asked everyone to work from home which does not change anything except where we are working from. We will be attending urgent hearings in courts and heading back to our homes for drafting and meetings. We will be available to our clients via Video and Audio conferencing.
This might be the much-needed revolution in terms of changing age-old work norms in the legal field."
UKCA and Partners ("UKCA") has been eminent in providing legal advisory services to its clients in diverse areas including Merger and Acquisitions ("M&A"), Company Law Litigation, Insolvency and Bankruptcy Laws, Corporate Law, Business and Financial Transactions, Real Estate Law and General Advisory and Advocacy Services to individuals and business enterprises; of all descriptions, within and beyond India for over 25 years. The firm provides a whole range of legal services including hearings at courts, client briefings and conferences, opinion writing and guidance, agreement and contract drafting, research work and several other related activities. The firm maintains its head offices in New Delhi, with associate offices in other major metropolitan Indian cities.