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Sarthak Advocates & Solicitors
NEW DELHI- 110048

India > Projects and energy Tier 3

Sarthak Advocates & Solicitors‘s energy and infrastructure practice advises on bidding, contract management, joint venture and project finance. Clients include domestic and international project sponsors, developers, contractors and other stakeholders operating in the solar, offshore exploration and power transmission industries. Abhishek Nath Tripathi and Mani Gupta head the practice.

Key clients

Sembcorp Energy India Limited

Africa Energy S.A.,

Sterlite Power Grid Ventures Limited (SPGVL)

Bureau of Energy Efficiency (BEE)

Hindustan Power Projects Private Limited

Om Metals (India) Limited

Diversified Infrastructure Advisory Private Limited

Technocrats Advisory Services Private Limited

Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited

SunSource Energy Private Limited

Coastal Projects Limited

Jal Power Corporation Limited

Siddhi Vinayak Power Generation and Distributors Private Limited

Power Exchange (India) Limited

Kranthi Edifice Private Limited

SolarWorld Energy Solutions Private Limited

Work highlights

  • Advised Singapore-based Sembcorp Industries’ India on a bid for a new solar power project in a closely contested auction.
  • Advising Africa Energy on drafting and negotiating the power purchase agreement, implementation agreement with the government of Senegal, fuel supply agreement, EPC contracts, O&M Agreement, and project finance documentation.
  • Advised Sterlite Power Grid Ventures Limited on power transmission projects across India and Brazil.

We are a law firm with a strong focus on corporate and commercial laws, advising our clients on their transactions, disputes and projects. We provide high-quality, cost-effective solutions to our clients and are committed to supporting them in varying economic conditions, and changing the legal and regulatory landscape. Our clients recognise us for rendering legal services within the particular sectoral and economic background, and in ensuring that our solutions mesh well with their commercial intents and realities. This has enabled us to build long-standing client relationships. The firm and its partners have been recognized by several leading international publications and rankings for their expertise in various areas such as commercial transactions advisory, mergers and acquisitions, dispute resolution, insolvency and restructuring, and energy and infrastructure practices.

Our values and aspirations are derived from the word “Sarthak”, which in the Sanskrit language means meaningful. We attempt to add meaning, purpose and passion to the practice of law. Our name reminds us of our role and responsibility in dealings with clients and society at large.

Besides private clients, the firm has been empanelled with several leading public sector undertakings, such as Bureau of Energy Efficiency, National High Speed Rail Corporation Limited, Bharat Heavy Electrical Limited, National Skill Development Corporation, Shipping Corporation of India Limited.

The firm blends its transactional and disputes experience with an active role in public policy interventions including while working with public sector clients. We also assist our clients with understanding the changing regulatory frameworks, and constantly provide detailed analysis of newer and proposed legislations. We have had the privilege of being invited by several Standing Committees of Parliament to depose as experts on a range of Bills such as the Higher Education and Research Bill, 2011, the National Academic Depositories Bill, 2011, the Forward Contract Regulation (Amendment) Bill, the Registration (Amendment) Bill, 2013 and the Consumer Protection (Amendment) Bill, 2011.

Our biggest strength lies in our counsels who have graduated from the finest law schools of the country. The Firm believes in a culture of well-being and empathy and is the first Indian law firm to sign up to the Mindful Business Charter as a commitment to improving our work-culture.

Our team shares its expertise and views on the latest developments in the law through various media. Our principal office is situated at New Delhi and we have pan-Indian associations with other law offices.

Abhishek Nath
Mani Gupta photoMs Mani GuptaSenior Partner
Abhishek Nath Tripathi photoMr Abhishek Nath TripathiManaging Partner
Professionals : 15
all regional Indian languages
Bar Council of India
Delhi High Court Bar Association

Sarthak Advocates & Solicitors accelerates growth with a new office in Mumbai along with a partner induction

Sarthak Advocates & Solicitors has entered the financial capital of the country by opening its office in Mumbai with the joining of Apoorva Chandra as a Partner. An alumnus of NLUJ, Apoorva mainly focuses on General Corporate & Commercial advisory, Private Equity, Acquisitions, Joint Ventures, Due Diligences, Commercial Contracts and Real Estate. Apoorva regularly advises his clients on a plethora of complex legal issues, ranging from company laws and other allied laws, real estate laws and foreign exchange laws, amongst others.