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Aparajit Bhattacharya

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Corporate Commercial, Mergers & Acquisition and Private Equity


Aparajit is a senior partner in the firm's New Delhi office. His focus areas of practice are Corporate Commercial, Mergers & Acquisition and Private Equity. He is also a member of the Infrastructure team with a specific focus on environmental matters. In his legal experience of more than a decade and a half, he has led diverse assignments and transactions in corporate commercial and has advised clients on many cross- border transactions that relate to foreign investment in India, their entry strategies, M&A, equity investments, joint ventures, management buyouts and corporate restructuring. He has worked across varied segments of commerce and industry in services, trading and manufacturing sectors. The spectrum of industries, ranges from manufacturing (across diverse sectors), consumer products and durables, retail, financial services, infrastructure, power / energy, pharmaceuticals, hospitality, F&B and health-care, IT, technology and software, ecommerce etc.

 Aparajit is a pioneer in the area of Clean Development Mechanism (CDM). He extended his legal counsel to one of the first CDM projects in India and has advised some of the largest CDM transitions in the world. Aparajit has been a trusted advisor to many of his clients and sits on the board and advisory committees of several companies. He also sits on the board of two renowned global charities, Childreach International and SightLife.

 Aparajit has consistently been listed as a leading Indian M&A corporate lawyer by Chambers Asia and by Chambers Global. He has been listed as a leading lawyer by Asia Law Profiles, The Intercontinental Finance Magazine (UK), ACQ Law Awards (UK), Global Business Magazine (UK), and Global Law Experts for Climate Change Legal Advisory Services. Legal 500 (Asia Pacific) 2016 ranked him as a Leading Lawyer in Corporate Commercial/M&A.


From 2004 till date

Employer: HSA Advocates

Positions held: Senior Partner


English, Hindi and Bengali


Member Bar Council of India

Member Delhi High Court Bar


Member Inter - Pacific Bar

Association (IPBA)


B.S.L; Symbiosis Law School

LL.B, Symbiosis Law School


Corporate and M&A

Within: Corporate and M&A

HSA Advocates advises private equity funds, multinational companies and Indian corporates on a wide spectrum of domestic and cross-border transactions. Recent work includes advising Tata Steel on its acquisition of a 74% stake in Bhubaneshwar Power from JL Power Ventures, a transaction valued at $39.5m. Other clients include I Squared Capital, Lava International and Hydra Commercial Investments. Head of practice Aparajit Bhattacharya left for DSK Legal in May 2019. .

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Labour and employment

Within: Labour and employment

The employment team at HSA Advocates frequently assists clients on a range of employment matters, from drafting documentation and policies to advising on structuring and transactional employment matters. Former practice heads Abeezar Faizullabhoy and Aparajit Bhattacharya have left for Argus Argus Partners and DSK Legal, respectively in earlier 2019.

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