Leading Individuals

TMT in India

ANM Global Inc.

ANM Global Inc. routinely acts for major technology, media and entertainment clients within the content creation and gaming space. The team advises on intellectual property law, technology arrangements, commercial deals and digital broadcasting. Managing partner Nidhish Mehrotra co-heads the practice with Anushree Rauta and assists its clients with structuring and negotiating commercial agreements and cross-border transactions. Arpit Choudhary focuses on uncontentious matters, while Rahul Mehta is active in high-stake litigation.

Practice head(s):

Nidhish Mehrotra; Anushree Rauta

Other key lawyers:

Arpit Choudhary; Rahul Mehta

Key clients

Applause Entertainment Private Limited

Tips Industries Limited

Lionsgate Play LLP

Zee Entertainment Enterprises Limited

Balaji Telefilms Limited

Netflix Entertainment Services India Llp

Viacom 18 Media Private Limited

Cosmos Animation Singapore Pte. Ltd.

Culver Max Entertainment Pvt. Ltd (E.K.A Sony Pictures Network (India) Private Limited)

Endemol India Private Limited

Culture Machine Media Private Limited

Sphereorigin Multivision Pvt. Ltd

Sol Production Private Limited

Aditya Music India Private Limited

Merchant Records Pvt. Ltd

Connekkt Media Network Pvt. Ltd.

Associated Broadcasting Company Pvt. Ltd. (TV9)

Outsiders Films LLP

Gsharp Media Private Limited (Hoopr)

Rocketry Entertainment LLP (Mr. R. Madhavan)

Contiloe Pictures Pvt. Ltd.

Full Screen Entertainment LLP

I am Buddha Entertainment & Media LLP (Mr. Vivek Agnihotri)

Kaustav Dreamworks Pvt Ltd (Aao Nxt)

Pocket Aces Pictures Pvt. Ltd

Ultra Media And Entertainment Private Limited

Mythri Movie Makers

Eros International Media Limited

Guru Films Pvt. Ltd

NH Studios & Narendra Hirawat & Co.

People Media Factory

Shri Abhishek Pictures

Naad Studios

Anand Motion Pictures Private Limited

Webrangers Talent Management

Meraki Communications Pvt. Ltd

Boundscript Motion Pictures Pvt. Ltd

Work highlights

  • Represented Sony Music Entertainment India Ltd., Universal Music India Ltd. and Warner Music India Ltd. in a dynamic injunction suit seeking an injunction against 18 stream-ripping websites engaging in piracy of music.
  • Represented Endemol India Pvt. Ltd. in a suit filed by Sushil Ansal seeking permanent and mandatory injunction restraining the defendants, including the client, from releasing the web series titled ‘Trial By Fire’ claiming defamation and infringement of right to privacy.
  • Assisted the producers of the Oscar nominated cinematograph film “Rocketry – The Nambi Effect” with the creation, marketing and sale of NFTs.

Argus Partners

Argus Partners advises healthcare, technology, media and entertainment companies on commercial, transactional, corporate and regulatory matters, including mergers and funding rounds. With a strong hold over litigious proceedings, the team is also growing its presence in fintech and e-commerce offerings. Abhinav Bhalaik stands out for advising various clients on investments and M&As.

Practice head(s):

Abhinav Bhalaik

Key clients

Board of Control for Cricket in India

Dreamplug Technologies Private Limited

Piramal Capital and Housing Finance Limited


Work highlights

  • Advised Board of Control for Cricket in India on IPL Media Rights Auction for 2023-2027 cycle for a combined amount of approximately $6.20bn.
  • Advised the Board of Control for Cricket in India on the historic Women’s Indian Premier League media rights auction for the 2023-2027 cycle for a cumulative figure of ₹951cr.
  • Advised fintech unicorn CRED (Dreamplug Technologies Private Limited) on raising $140m in its Series F funding round with a post-money valuation of $6.4bn.

Pioneer Legal

With expertise in the media and tech sectors, the team at Pioneer Legal assists its clients in the NFTs, blockchain and AI spaces. Private equity expert Anupam Shukla heads the practice with Pritha Jha, who has a particular focus on M&A transactions.

Practice head(s):

Anupam Shukla; Pritha Jha

Key clients

Multiverse Technologies Primate Limited

Merkle Inc.

Shhloka Pandit

Nxtgen Datacenter & Cloud Technologies

International Data Group, Inc

TM Ventures Private Limited

Acuity Law

Acuity Law's telemedia and telecommunications practice advises clients across the TMT sector on data protection, regulation and tax laws aspects involved in commercial agreements. Practice head Souvik Ganguly has over two decades of experience in handling corporate transactions such as M&A.

Practice head(s):

Souvik Ganguly

BTG Advaya

Led by Ramesh Vaidyanathan, the TMT practice at BTG Advaya regularly assists clients from the technology, healthcare, and gaming spaces with all legal and regulatory issues. The team’s expertise also resides in M&A transactions, data protection and e-commerce arrangements.

Practice head(s):

Ramesh Vaidyanathan

Key clients

Diasys Diagnostics India Private Limited

Skretting West Coast Private Limited

Dalberg Development Advisors Pvt. Ltd.

Work highlights

  • Assisted Diasys Diagnostics India Pvt. Ltd. with the structuring online terms and conditions of use, privacy policy and other related policies for its mobile application.
  • Advised Skretting West Coast Pvt. Ltd. on data protection issues about their employees’ personal information being stored outside the country where the business and employee are located.
  • Assisted Dalberg Development Advisors Pvt. Ltd. with projects relating to economic advisory, development and social impact in structuring online terms and conditions of use, privacy policy and other related policies for its mobile application.


The TMT practice at Gagrats specialises in technology and privacy law, including licensing, crowdfunding, cyber security and data protection. The team is led by Rustam Gagrat, Uma Nagarajan and Arpana Dhariwal.

Practice head(s):

Rustam Gagrat; Uma Nagarajan; Arpana Dhariwal