D.M.Harish & Co.,

A Tradition of Talent


Experience. Expertise. Excellence.

With our diverse specialization and core competence in the areas of Tax, Finance, Corporate and Commercial Laws and Property Law, we, at D. M. Harish & Co., Advocates, endeavour to provide comprehensive professional services to our clientele. Having been an integral participant in the transformation from a closed economy to a vibrant market of one billion consumers and an increasingly deregulated and liberalized economic system, attracting FDI in various sectors, we are able to draw on our store house of collective experience to assist our clients, keeping pace with the phenomenal growth in traditional and new age technological sectors. The Firm brings together the elements of tax efficiency and administrative simplicity in transactional structuring for ambitious entrepreneurs, promising start-ups and established corporations.

Over the decades, the Firm has provided it’s legal expertise and professional services to multinational investment banks, corporate and retail giants, consultancy firms, leading hotel groups, construction companies, shipping corporations and manufacturing companies as well as high net-worth individuals and the erstwhile royal families of India and Non-Resident Indians from around the globe, who seek advice on matters of investments, acquisitions, mergers, taxation and compliance with the multifarious laws of India.


Delivering Experience

We engage in discussion and discourse on legal developments and trends in the practices and sectors we work in. We contribute our experience by actively authoring articles, opinions and commentaries, create client engagement and endeavour to engage with regulators and market players to contribute on matters of legal significance.

About Us

D.M. Harish & Co., Advocates, was founded in 1957 by Mr. D. M. Harish. He developed a large and varied practice and is also well remembered for his significant contribution to the law through the publication of his magnum opus, an eight-volume treatise on Income-tax Law. The Firm strives to build upon the legacy of expertise and excellence, guided by the Founder’s heirs and successors, namely his son, Mr. Anil Harish and his daughter, Mrs. Shobha Jagtiani – the present partners of the firm. The Firm’s reputation is backed by long years of experience in wide ranging areas of practice. The firm has enjoyed the patronage of a vast number of clients drawn from the top echelons of Business and Industry as well as prominent high net worth individuals. 

The Strength of the firm including partners, associates and paralegals is about fifty; all of whom contribute their skills, experience and commitment to render quality professional services to a large international and domestic client base.