Mr. Barathi holds a Masters’ degree (LL.M.) in Intellectual Property from Tulane University, Louisiana, USA and a Bachelor’s Degree in Law (LL.B.) from Delhi University, India. He enrolled with the Bar Council of Delhi in the year 2002 and subsequently registered himself as a Patent Agent. Initially, he worked with different Law Firms for a few years and handled Commercial & IP Litigation, Prosecution & Oppositions. Mr. Barathi has represented various multi-national clients in Delhi High Court, District Courts, Trade Marks Registry, Intellectual Property Appellate Board (IPAB), Tribunals and Arbitrations.
In the year 2007, he founded a full service law firm, GLA Law Offices in New Delhi. Since then, he has been representing the clients of the firm in all the Courts, Judicial and Quasi-Judicial Tribunals & Arbitrations. His expertise in Drafting and Litigating IP Cases has proved effective for the enforcement of Intellectual Property of his respective clients. Mr. Barathi has been successful in obtaining restraint orders and Injunctions from the Courts by way of Ad-Interim Injunctions along with Search & Seizure Orders. He is also engaged for arbitration matters including commercial contracts and represents the clients before arbitral tribunals.
Mr. Barathi has been representing GLA Law Offices at various international conferences including INTA, AIPPI, APAA. He has written several papers on IP issues which got published in the INTA Bulletin and other Journals. He has also presented papers at various international conferences on IP Laws and its enforcement.