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Phoenix Legal

1-3 FLOOR, 254 ,, OKHLA PHASE 3, NEW DELHI, 110020, INDIA
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Chennai, Mumbai, New Delhi
Phoenix Legal, Pranav Srivastava, New Delhi, INDIA

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Pranav Srivastava

Work +91-11-49830000
Phoenix Legal


Pranav is a partner based in the New Delhi office of the Firm and focusses his practice on infrastructure, power, oil and gas, EPC/ construction and technology (including IT) sectors.

In these sectors his practice comprises advising clients on transactional work as well as representing them on high-value commercial arbitrations.

His transactional experience includes advising clients on cross-border (both inbound and outbound) investments, mergers and acquisitions, private equity, joint ventures, corporate restructuring, appointment of contractors (including by conducting bidding processes) and general contracting work. 

On the commercial arbitration side he regularly represents clients on domestic arbitrations and international commercial arbitrations seated outside India including institution administered arbitrations.

Pranav has authored several publications and frequently speaks on a variety of topics in international fora. 


 Where trained: Phoenix Legal                                             
Year qualified: 2011
Year made partner in present firm: April 2017

Awards and Citiations:

AsiaLaw Profile 2018 reports that Pranav is “methodical, detailed and highly dependable”.
Pranav Srivastava has been endorsed as a Leading Lawyer - Rising star in IFLR1000 2019.
He has quoted by IFLR1000 201 as "Excellent in terms of the documents drafted and the guidance provided."

Publications of note:

  • Authored numerous articles and papers published by "Private placement under the (new) Companies Act 2013: sea change to the earlier regime", International Bar Association, Young Lawyers' Public and Professional Interest Division Newsletter, Volume 20 No. 2, October 2014.
  • Authored, "Swimming with land sharks: property transactions and ethics", International Bar Association, Young Lawyers' Public and Professional Ethics Division Newsletter, June 2014.
  • Authored, "Options attached to FDI instruments issued to foreign investors in India: policy liberalization or more confusion?", International Bar Association, Asia Pacific Regional Forum Newsletter, April 2014.
  • Authored, "New Indian Company Law – Eroding The Concept Of A Private Company?", Financier Worldwide Magazine, February 2014.
  • Authored, "Foreign direct investment in India: a legal charade", International Bar Association, Asia Pacific Regional Forum Newsletter, September 2013.



Hindi & English


Bar Council of Delhi and is licensed to practice in the Union of India.
Officer, International Bar Association


Army School
B.A. LL.B. (Honours), Amity Law School, New Delhi (Affiliated to GGSIP University, Delhi) (2011)
Post Graduate Diploma in Securities and Banking Laws, Indian Law Institute, New Delhi (2011)


Projects and energy

Within: Projects and energy

Phoenix Legal's practice is widely recognised for its strength in handling work from the infrastructure, water, oil and gas, LNG, power and energy sectors, and is adept at assisting clients with the project financing aspects of mandates. Key clients include Petronet LNG and the US Trade and Development Agency. Delhi-based Abhishek Saxena has significant expertise in cross-border M&A matters, while Pranav Srivastava handles a range of infrastructure, oil and gas, power and EPC matters. Mumbai-based Sawant Singh is the key name for project finance mandates.

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Within: Tax

The taxation group at Phoenix Legal assists its clients with a range of strategic and transactional tax advice. The team was instructed by Swiss company Sportradar AG on several matters including benefits under the applicable Double Taxation Avoidance Agreement. Abhishek Saxena and  Pranav Srivastava jointly head the team which also advises HPCL Shapoorji Energy, AmpMe and  Bank of America Merrill Lynch.

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