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Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas

PENINSULA CHAMBERS, PENINSULA CORPORATE PARK, LOWER PAREL, MUMBAI 400 013, INDIA
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Work +91 22 496 4455
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Fax +91 22 496 3666
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Ahmedabad, Bangalore, Chennai, Hyderabad, Mumbai, New Delhi

India

Banking and finance
Banking and finance - ranked: tier 1

Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas

Housing one of the largest banking and finance teams in the country, Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas is the first port of call for many financial institutions for high-end, complex mandates. Clients have included International Finance Corporation (IFC), Sumitomo Mitsui Banking and Nomura Capital. Managing partner Cyril Shroff, Vandana Shroff and L Viswanathan are all noted names.

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Capital markets
Capital markets - ranked: tier 1

Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas

The large team at Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas has expertise in domestic and cross-border mandates. Work highlights have included advising Wonderla Holidays on an INR1.8bn IPO. Cyril Shroff, Gaurav Gupte and Arjun Lall are key names to note.

Leading individuals

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Corporate and M&A
Corporate and M&A - ranked: tier 1

Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas

Cyril Shroff’s team at Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas is praised for ‘its market knowledge and deep understanding of business needs’. The firm fields one of the largest departments in the country and deals with a variety of complex instructions involving local and cross-border elements. Instructions have included advising Kotak Mahindra Bank on its merger with ING Vysa Bank.

Leading individuals

Cyril Shroff - Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas

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Dispute resolution
Dispute resolution - ranked: tier 1

Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas

Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas’ sizable team recently hired Percival Billimoria from AZB & Partners to head its disputes, regulatory, advocacy and policy practice from New Delhi. Clients include Axis Bank and Etihad Airways; the firm represented the latter in a $750m case before the Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI). In Mumbai, Sharad Mathkar and Shaneen Parikh are key figures.

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Insurance
Insurance - ranked: tier 2

Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas

Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas’ recent work includes advising Standard Life on its acquisition of a 9% stake in HDFC Standard Life Insurance Company. Clients also include Prudential Financial and AIA International. Cyril Shroff, Arjun Lall and Shishir Vayttaden are recommended.

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Investment funds
Investment funds - ranked: tier 1

Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas

Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas is known for private equity fund matters. Clients have included GIC Special Investments, J.P. Morgan and Warburg Pincus. In a recent work highlight a team led by Cyril Shroff, Ravi Kumar and Nivedita Rao advised KKR Jupiter Investors (part of KKR Special Situations Fund II) on a $150m investment in JBF Group.

Leading individuals

Ashwath Rau - AZB & Partners

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Labour and employment
Leading individuals

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Projects and energy
Projects and energy - ranked: tier 1

Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas

At Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas, L Viswanathan has significant expertise in the oil and gas, renewable energy and infrastructure sectors. The firm has been notably active in the project finance space, advising clients including GMR Energy and CLP Wind Farms on various matters, including several hydropower and wind projects. Ramanuj Kumar and Santosh Janakiram are key figures.

Leading individuals

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Real estate and construction
Real estate and construction - ranked: tier 2

Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas

At Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas, highlights have included advising Godrej Properties on a township project in Panvel, and assisting Tata Capital with its acquisition of office space in Lodha iThink Techno Park. The department is headed by Namrata Kolar.

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Shipping
Shipping - ranked: tier 3

Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas

Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas’ shipping team advised Adani Ports & Special Economic Zone on its agreement with Havenbedrijf Rotterdam for the development of the Mundra Port. Alice George is recommended.

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TMT
TMT - ranked: tier 1

Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas

Cyril Shroff heads the practice at Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas, which has strong corporate expertise and has advised on numerous transactional matters in the TMT space. Clients include Harman International Industries, Equifax and Brightstar.

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Tax
Tax - ranked: tier 2

Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas

S. R. Patnaik’s team at Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas assists an array of national and international clients, which have included Morgan Stanley, Kotak Mahindra Bank and Broadcom.

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