Athena Law Associates is one of the leading law firms in India providing entire gamut of legal services be in the area of Goods & Services Tax (GST), Anti Dumping, Counter Veiling and Safeguard measures under WTO regime; Engineering/commercial arbitrations; Competition Litigations; Customs, Excise & Service Tax matters; be it litigation or representation or advisory/consulting or tax reviews or training/workshop/seminars.
The core competence of Athena is its highly specialized indirect tax practice. Over the years, with experience, constant training and updation of knowledge, the firm has developed unique expertise in the entire spectrum of indirect taxes. The firm does specialized work in: (a) Newly introduced Goods & Services Tax (GST), (b) International Trade Law Matters under the World Trade Organization (WTO) umbrella which includes matters relating to anti dumping duty, safeguard duty and countervailing duty; (c) Customs, Foreign Trade Policy, FEMA, Export Incentive Schemes and other Border Trade Regulations dealing with day to day imports and exports (d) continuing issues under predecessor laws of GST such as Central Excise, Service Tax, Value Added Tax (VAT)/ Sales Tax, Entry Tax etc.
Founded by Mr. Pramod Kumar Rai, the firm has its head office at New Delhi and branch offices at Aurnagabad (MH), Chandigarh, Indore (MP), Kolkata and Patna (BH). The firm is well-known for its highly ethical standards, quality work and transparency. The biggest strength of Athena is its core values and experienced personnel from varying backgrounds. This helps Athena respond to clients complex business challenges with a broad range of services across industry sectors. The efficient and dedicated teams are fully geared to take on the toughest of challenges faced by its clients and provide them with best of the solutions.