AREAS OF PRACTICE

  • Arbitration
  • Banking and Finance including security documentation; structuring of products, acquisition of financial assets, including non-performing assets (NPA), treasury related operations, securitisation, foreign currency loans, foreign currency commercial borrowing (FCCB), external commercial borrowing (ECB), cross border finance transactions, venture capital funding.
  • Conveyancing (real estate) and property matters including sale and purchase, lease, commercial developments including office/residential  buildings, malls, multiplex cinemas, business centres, mall management, turn-key projects;
  • Corporate and Commercial Laws (including incorporation of companies, choice of possible structures in such incorporation, joint venture companies and agreements, friendly and hostile take-overs, disinvestments, private equity, foreign direct and other investments in companies including venture capital, seed capital and incubation investments in software, biotechnology, manufacturing and engineering companies, mergers and amalgamations floating rate promissory notes, restructuring, demergers, spin-off, hive offs, assignment of business as a going concern, slump sales;
  • Indirect taxes, including Customs and Excise
  • Litigation (including filing matters before the Supreme Court, Suits, Public Interes Litigations, Writ Petitions, Constitutional and Arbitration Petitions, Company Petitions and Company Applications before the High Court, matters before the Securities Exchange Board of India [SEBI] and the SEBI Appellate Tribunal [SAT], Applications before the Debt Recovery Tribunal [DRT] and Debt Recovery Appellate Tribunal [DRAT], matters before the Special Court, matters before the Company Law Board, Principal Bench, New Delhi and the Western Region Bench [CLB], the Board for Industrial and Financial Reconstruction [BIFR] and the Appellate Authority for Industrial and Financial Reconstruction [AAIFR], the Maharashtra Electricity Regulatory Commission [MERC] and the Appellate Tribunal for Electricity [APTEL/ATE]).
  • Media Law and Information Technology Laws
  • Merchant Banking Transactions
  • Mutual Funds
  • Securities Laws, (including drafting of rules, regulations and bye-laws for stock exchanges, depository, derivative segments, trade guarantee funds, representing parties before the Securities and Exchange Board of India, exemption applications, prospectus, letters of offer,GDR/ADR issues)
  • Testamentary Law, including structuring of succession plans by way of trusts and other structures;
  • Trade Marks, Copyrights, Patents and other Intellectual Property, Technology Transfer