Market leading practice that advises domestic and international clients on the full range of transactions with specific focus on complex, high-value, cross-border matters and strategic transactions.
Tier 1 law firm for Corporate/M&A
– Chambers and Partners; The Legal500 (since 2016)
Our corporate practice comprises several specialist teams, each with deep expertise and strong market reputation, that advise Indian and multinational clients on a range of transactions relating to mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, private equity transactions, as well as high-value debt restructuring, distressed asset management, special situations, and insolvency matters.
We also have deep expertise to advise on transactions in regulated sectors (such as Defense, Insurance and Banking) that involve sector-specific approvals and compliance.
We advise on inbound and outbound mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, entry strategy and strategic alliances as well as transactions arising out of corporate restructuring and involving Special Purpose Acquisition Companies. We work with domestic and international investors, banks, promoters and entrepreneurs and advise them on the considerations involved in structuring, drafting, and negotiating mergers, acquisitions and joint ventures. Our unique business model enables us to extend this advice across areas such as intellectual property, competition aspects, regulatory concerns, real estate, tax, and labour and employment.
We provide legal and strategic counsel for private equity investors through their life-cycle – from entry to exit, including primary and secondary investments, fund formation and structuring, share purchase, offshore funding and exits via trade sales, buyouts and initial public offerings. We also have significant expertise in advising on control transactions, PIPEs (private investment in public equity), and minority investments.
Our private equity client portfolio comprises limited partners, general partners, sovereign wealth funds, institutional investors/multilateral/bilateral and state-backed funds, large private equity firms as well as high-quality, first-time general partners.
Ranking as Tier 1 Law firm for Restructuring and Insolvency
We work on high-value corporate and debt restructurings, complex insolvency and special situations, while also representing clients in distressed transactions involving parallel litigation strategies. By leveraging our experience across multiple practice areas, we are able to work effectively with lenders and investors across sectors on exit strategies, refinancing, distressed debt trading and investment in distressed assets.
Based on the needs of the transaction, we work with specialist teams including: