Vaishali Mittal

Anand and Anand - India

Litigation Partner & Strategist

Uttar Pradesh

+91 9971693875

Litigation Star



Practice area:

Intellectual property

Ambitious, Entrepreneurial, and Result-Oriented, Vaishali Mittal is a zealous IP practitioner taking head-on some of the most challenging legal battles and turning them around into landmarks. With almost 20 years of experience in IP litigation, Vaishali counsels major pharmaceutical, consumer goods, technology, telecom, life science and e-commerce companies in the establishment of a comprehensive IP protection and enforcement strategy.

Vaishali has been consistently recognised as a leader in intellectual property by some of the most prestigious bench-marking tables. She has been complimented by her clients that “Her strategies reflect global insight and commercially well-informed approach”. Outside courts, Vaishali combines her knowledge and ingenuity in penning article for renowned publications like GTDT, Asia IP, MIP etc.

  • Nokia and Lenovo Multi-year, Multi-technology Patent Cross-license Agreement – IBLJ Deal of the Year 2021
  • InterDigital vs Xiaomi – IBLJ Deal of the Year 2020

  • Leading Individual – Legal 500 Asia Pacific Rankings
  • IBLJ A list lawyer 2021-22
  • AsiaIP IP Expert
  • IAM Strategy 300 Global Leaders 2022
  • Ranked in IP Litigation department of Chambers and Partners Asia Pacific Guide 2022
  • Ranked amongst Top IP Litigators in India 2021 by Thomson Reuters Asian Legal Business
  • Amongst Top 10 Women in IP – ASSOCHAM IP Excellence Awards 2021
  • WIPR Diversity Women in IP 2021
  • Amongst ‘Top Individual Lawyers’ for ‘IP’ and ‘Pharma & Life Sciences’ -Forbes Legal Powerlist 2020
  • World’s Leading Patent Professionals IAM 1000 & IAM 300 (2021)

  • Renaissance Hotel Holdings Inc v B Vijaya Sai & Ors:- first decision from the Supreme Court of India clearly distinguising between section 29 (2) and section 29 (4) of the Trade Marks Act, 1999.
  • InterDigital Corp & Ors v Xiaomi Corp & Ors – India’s first Anti-Anti Suit injunction
  • Nokia-Lenovo Multi-year, Multi-technology Patent Cross-license Agreement.
  • Lysosomal Storage Disorders Support Society (LSDSS) vs State of Karnataka – represent-ed the petitioner pro bono and secured free medical aid for children with rare genetic dis-orders

  • Intellectual property
  • Litigation

  • Bar Council of India
  • Delhi High Court Bar Association
  • APAA
  • INTA

  • L.L.B (Gold-medalist) from Jamia Milia Islamia
  • University, Delhi (2000-2003)