Another exit for L&L as insolvency partner heads to AZB

BY Asian Legal Business |

AZB & Partners has hired restructuring and insolvency specialist Avinash Subramanian as a partner in Mumbai from L&L Partners, where he spent the entirety of his legal career.

Indian boutique Anagram gets one more partner from Tata Sons

BY Asian Legal Business |

Mumbai law firm Anagram Partners, which was launched earlier this year by two ex-Nishith Desai & Associates lawyers, has hired Ankit Mishra as a partner from Indian multinational conglomerate Tata Sons, where he was an in-house legal counsel.

CC, Khaitan, AZB acting on GoAir’s planned $490 mln IPO

BY Asian Legal Business |

Clifford Chance and Khaitan & Co are advising India’s Go Airlines on its planned 36-billion-rupee ($490 million) initial public offering, with AZB & Partners advising the global coordinators and bookrunning lead managers.

Khaitan advises India’s Phoenix Mills on $733 mln partnership with GIC

BY Asian Legal Business |

Khaitan & Co has counselled Indian mall developer Phoenix Mills on a strategic partnership with Singapore’s GIC, under which the sovereign wealth fund will acquire “a significant minority stake” in a $733 million portfolio of developments in Mumbai and Pune.

India: Tata Sons GC joins newly founded Anagram as MP

BY Asian Legal Business |

Shuva Mandal, general counsel of Mumbai-headquartered multinational conglomerate Tata Sons, has left the company to join recently established Indian law firm Anagram Partners.

Mumbai: Trilegal snaps up banking duo from CAM

BY Asian Legal Business |

Indian law firm Trilegal has beefed up its banking and finance practice with the hires of Pranav Sharma and Mallika Chopra as partners from Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas (CAM).

India’s HSA adds Delhi infrastructure team from Advaita

BY Asian Legal Business |

HSA Advocates has hired a team of projects and infrastructure lawyers in Delhi from Advaita Legal, including partners Shailendra Kumar Singh, Alok Shankar and Monali Dutta.

Appellate Board No More [Brought to you by Krishna & Saurastri Associates]

BY Anshul Sunil Saurastri |

On April 04, 2021, the Government of India through the Ministry of Law and Justice published the Tribunals Reforms (Rationalization and Conditions of Service) Ordinance, 2021 (“Ordinance”), which came into force immediately.

India’s Khaitan set to establish an office in Chennai

BY Asian Legal Business |

Indian law firm Khaitan & Co has announced plans to open an office in the southern metropolis of Chennai. It will be the firm’s fifth domestic branch, and the announcement comes on the heels of its plan to establish its first international outpost in Singapore.

Davis Polk, AHP, A&O act as Gojek, Tokopedia announce merger plans

BY Asian Legal Business, Reuters |

Davis Polk & Wardwell and Assegaf Hamzah & Partners are advising Indonesian ride-hailing and payments firm Gojek on its planned merger with the country’s e-commerce leader Tokopedia, which is being represented by Allen & Overy.

SUBMISSIONS OPEN: ALB India Top Intellectual Property Lawyers 2021

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We are now accepting submissions for the ALB India Top Intellectual Property Lawyers 2021.

SUBMISSIONS OPEN: ALB India Top Disputes Lawyers 2021

BY Asian Legal Business |

We are now accepting submissions for the ALB India Top Disputes Lawyers 2021.