Navneet was the founder president of the North American South Asian Bar Association (SABANA), a nationwide body with 27 chapters in North America, representing over 10,000 Indian lawyers in the U.S. and Canada, and also founded and presided over the South California chapter of SABA in 1995. He was also elected to the TiE Global Board of Trustees, and he founded the TiE Southern California in 1997, of which he later served as President.
Navneet S. Chugh, Managing Partner of Chugh, LLP, is an Attorney-at-Law, a Certified Public Accountant and holds an MBA.
Chugh, LLP is a reputed firm with an established mission to provide integrated legal and tax solutions worldwide. In its 30 years of practice, the firm has successfully achieved accessibility, efficiency and superior client service.
Chugh, LLP provides a range of services in the areas of corporate, tax, litigation, immigration, employment, media & entertainment, mergers & acquisitions, private equity investments, commercial transactions, U.S. and India laws and business strategy to emerging and mature companies. The legal practice of the firm includes intellectual property, family laws, bankruptcy and real estate transactions.
Backed by diverse teams of knowledgeable and dedicated Attorneys, Certified Public Accountants and Paralegals, the firm takes pride in its capability to understand clients’ business needs across geographical borders, and offer comprehensive corporate, immigration, litigation and tax solutions not only during the course of complex and global business transactions, but also in day-to-day affairs of businesses.
Chugh, LLP has a staff of 300 employees with 120 attorneys and CPAs, in 5 offices across the United States – Los Angeles and Santa Clara, CA, Edison, NJ, Atlanta, GA, and Washington, DC; and has worldwide affiliates in Leon, Mexico, San Paulo, Brazil and in Bangalore, Chennai, New Delhi, Mumbai, Chandigarh and Ahmedabad in India.
Presently, Navneet is the President of Sikh Center of Orange County and a member of the Young Presidents Organization. He is also on the board of Pratham USA, HAB Bank, Ignify Consulting, India Community Center, and Premier Media, Inc., the publisher of India Journal. He was also on board of the Asia Society of Southern California, American India Foundation; and has been the President of Pratham Southern California.
Today, obtaining approvals from the USCIS is a challenge, with so many complicated rules and requirements. It requires regrouping, observing trends and finding best strategies, reducing hardships faced by clients with affordable cost. Chugh, LLP understands these requirements, and provides clients with a thorough understanding of what is being filed on their behalf and why certain personal or confidential documents are being submitted to USCIS. Consequently, the firm has become more cognizant of the importance of providing complete and accurate information upon initiation of a case.
Chugh, LLP stays informed about regulatory changes through in-house training, immigration conferences, networking with other immigration attorneys, and more. Besides businesses, Chugh, LLP also assists individuals and families reach their immigration goals by providing them advice and guidance for matters such as visa applications, green cards, citizenship and naturalization, deportation issues, and employment for non-citizens, and in parallel, helping the US economy due to more and more contributions from these immigrants and non-immigrants workers.