Area of Practice
Corporate & Commercial

The corporate law division at the Firm manages a range of corporate and commercial matters which besides others, include the following:
  • Joint Ventures, Cross Holdings, Consortia and other Corporate Alliances;
     
  • Corporate, Legal and  Financial  Due  Diligence,  Investigations  and  Regulatory Matters;
     
  • Determining the appropriate business entity, tax status and jurisdiction;
     
  • Corporate structuring and formation of new entities, establishment of business, and winding up;
     
  • Foreign Investments, Foreign Collaborations, Technical or Technology Transfer and Absorptions;
     
  • Import & Export Code;
     
  • Statutory Filings under Company Law;
     
  • Setting up of branch offices, liaison offices or project offices in India and overseas;
     
  • Structuring commercial transactions and documenting shareholders' agreements, Joint Ventures, Share Subscription and Management Agreements; Education, Infrastructure Projects and Project Finance;
     
  • Mergers, Acquisitions & Restructuring;
     
  • International Finance & Offerings;
     
  • Stock Exchange Listing Compliances;
     
  • Creating executive employment agreements and Stock Options Plans that retain key leadership;
     
  • Formulating business-financing strategies;
     
  • Key areas of investment and the regulations pertaining to such investment.
Corporate Advisory practice is an integral part of the Firm's practice areas. We render expert advice with a touch of creativity to clients ranging from investment banks, partnership companies and large corporate groups, irrespective of the quantum of the deal, while keeping in mind the dynamics of the relevant markets.

We carry out all types of transactions namely Negotiated Take Over, Contested Take Over, Joint Ventures and Strategic Alliances, Public and Private Mergers, Winding ups and Tax restructuring etc.

Our expertise lies in the coordination of many facets of Corporate Tax and Security Laws.  Company formation and incorporation, taxation related aspects are part of our range of work. The firm's scope of advice also includes corporate governance advise, general corporate strategies and legal audit, market entry and  exit strategies, litigation strategies, company meeting strategies, hedging strategies, investment structuring, commodity trading, Export-Import and Foreign Exchange Management Act (FEMA) issues.

We provide a comprehensive range of services necessary for the establishment of business and operation in India by foreign investors and Indian business houses. We also assists in obtaining statutory permissions and sanctions from various regulatory and Government bodies, departments and agencies etc.