About Clasis Law

Clasis Law is one of the leading full-service Indian law firms which provide speedy services while upholding the law and following every regulation in the book. The firm is recognized as highly professional and process-driven, with the necessary systems and infrastructure to provide hassle-free services to clients. It has an established capability and operational ability to advise clients across borders through its vibrant network of international law firms located around the globe, including in some of the most difficult jurisdictions in the world. The firm's clients range from Fortune 500 companies to SMEs and small businesses. In addition, it provides specialized services to international SMEs that choose India as their preferred investment destination.

Mustafa Motiwala

Nearing three decades of experience, Mustafa's practice covers the full spectrum of litigation and alternate dispute resolution. A substantial part of Mustafa's practice involves insolvency and bankruptcy law, commercial disputes, real estate laws, EPC disputes, insurance, intellectual property rights, media and entertainment laws, succession law, marine and a special focus on financial disputes and white-collar crimes. He has strategized complex contentious proceedings and is actively involved in domestic and international arbitrations. During his professional journey of nearly three decades, he has advised multi- national companies and Indian companies on several contentious issues related to IPR, real estate, insolvency and many commercial disputes, testamentary disputes and FIDIC arbitration among many others. He has been actively involved in the enforcement of foreign judgments and foreign awards.

He has been identified as one of the Super 50 Disputes Lawyers in Asia by Asian Legal Business. The Forbes India enlisted him as one of the Top Individual Lawyers in India. Both Legal 500 and Benchmark Litigation have recommended Mustafa as a key figure for disputes and insolvency matters.

He was enrolled as an Advocate in 1994 and as a Solicitor in 1996. He is admitted as a Fellow of the Singapore Institute of Arbitrators.


Forbes India 2023

Recognised by Forbes India as one of the “Top 100 Individual Lawyers”

Benchmark Litigation 2024 Rankings

Recognized as a “Litigation Star” in the 2024 Benchmark Litigation Asia-Pacific Rankings.

The Legal 500 2024 Rankings

Ranked as a “Recommended Lawyer” by The Legal 500 2024 rankings under the practice area Shipping.



T:+91 22 4910 0000
M:+91 98209 04695



Clasis Law


The website www.clasislaw.com contains general information only for the convenience and use of its clients and is not intended to be any kind of solicitation or source of advertising.

By proceeding further and clicking “I AGREE” button herein below, I acknowledge that I of my own accord wish to access this website in order to know more about Clasis Law. As per the rule of Bar Council of India, there has been no solicitation, invitation or inducement of any sort whatsoever from the firm or any of its members to create a Lawyer-Client relationship through this website. This website is not intended to provide any legal advice and Clasis Law does not assume any responsibility for any acts or omissions arising from the use of information published in this website.

The content of this website is also the intellectual property of the firm.

I acknowledge having read and understood the Disclaimer and terms & conditions as stated above.