Firm Profile > Naik Naik & Company > Mumbai , India

Naik Naik & Company
MUMBAI 400 021

TMT Tier 1

The TMT practice at Naik Naik & Company is renowned for its expertise in the media and entertainment field, servicing household-name film studios, distributors, television production houses, financiers and software companies. Litigation is a strength for the team, often making representations in the courts and arbitration forums. The team handles distribution and co-productions agreements, film funding and financing negotiations, talent contracts and licensing and endorsement agreements.


The firm

Naik Naik & Co is a full-service law firm Headquartered in Mumbai with affiliate offices PAN India.

Established in 2004, the Firm today houses about fifty highly skilled legal professionals, focused on providing strategic, innovative and holistic legal solutions to its clients.

Our vision has been to focus and concurrently grow our Service Lines and Industry Focus, allowing us to offer bespoke solutions to our clients, who consistently benefit from such convergence. The strength of the firm emanates from its able leadership. Ameet B. Naik, the Founding & Managing Partner, is a visionary and has been widely recognized as a lawyer par excellence. He is supported by a team of Partners, most of whom are home-grown, having worked with him since inception and are leaders today in their respective fields.

We have constantly stayed ahead of the curve which has allowed us first-mover advantage in many sectors. We are team of young Partners, with a dynamic approach to our work, we have never shied away from foraying into newer practices.

With Dispute Resolution as our forte, we are today dealing with some of the high-profile, high-stake and most talked-about matters of national and international significance. We are One-Stop Shop for all Dispute Resolution needs of our clients across all practices ranging from White Collar Crime, Fraud & Scams related Litigation, disputes related to Intellectual Property, Private Equity, Corporate, Corporate Commercial and schemes under Companies Act. The gamut of our services today include all key sectors like Banking & Financial Services, Oil & Gas, Hospitality, Music, Telecommunication, Construction, Food and Healthcare.

Areas of practice

TMT: the firm has an unmatched track record in servicing clients in the TMT sector. The firm caters to lasting clients in the media sector include large production houses (Indian and foreign), distribution companies (film and television programs), television and radio broadcasters, content owners, media companies and exhibitors and operators of theatres and multiplexes.

General corporate: the firm has boosted its general corporate practice with a couple of lateral hires. It has strategically built a robust general corporate and M&A practice with its experience and expertise on transactions across industries and borders.

Capital Market: the firm not only advises many listed companies in fund raising and regular compliance requirements of regulators and stock exchanges, but also advises many merchant bankers who regularly engage on mandates for rights issues, QIB, buy-backs and more.

Private Equity: the firm provides legal assistance to a wide range of private equity and venture capital funds in areas including: fund formation, onshore and offshore structuring, regulatory compliance, drafting offer documents, trust deeds and contribution agreement for the raising of funds.

Commercial Transactions: the firm advises domestic and foreign clients on several commercial transactions involving foreign exchange, regulatory aspects of doing business in India, and business and operations of the clients.

Global Dispute Resolution: the firm has been successful in catering to the requirements of its clients in advising and assisting in their multi-jurisdiction dispute.

Arbitration (Domestic and international): the firm’s litigation practice is focused on media law, including intellectual property rights disputes, real estate, contractual disputes, corporate commercial disputes, securities law, criminal law and constitutional matters.

Litigation: the firm draws on its regulatory, litigation and restructuring expertise to develop innovative solutions to match the client’s requirements in an evolving economic and political scenario.

Real Estate: the firm has a strong practice in the real estate sector. The firm advises developers, land owners, housing societies, high net worth investors, major retailers, hotel chains and individuals on land acquisition.

Banking and Finance: the firm’s practice covers a wide range of financial transactions including: corporate debt, including syndicated loans, secured and unsecured loans, revolving credits, guarantee facilities and other forms of security, structured finance, leveraged buy-out, corporate bonds, FCCB and NCDs.

Infrastructure and Project Finance: the firm has advised prestigious and pioneering deals in the infrastructure space, assisted government authorities and regulatory bodies, multinational corporations and multilateral institutions in projects across various sectors.

Taxation: The firm provides effective indirect tax advice to its client. This practice has evolved as it started as an offshoot of TMT practice.

Employment: the firm regularly provides strategic advice to its clients on engagement, retrenchment, closure and more.

Private Client: the firm provides all private client services to its private clients.

Anti-Trust and Competition: the firm represents clients including Indian and international companies.


Department Name Email Telephone
TMT Ameet Naik
TMT Madhu Gadodia
TMT Abha Shah
IT and IP Ameet Naik
IT and IP Madhu Gadodia
IT and IP Abha Shah
Sports and Media Madhu Gadodia
General Corporate Ameet Naik
General Corporate Abhishek Kale
General Corporate Radhika Iyer
Mergers and Acquisitions Ameet Naik
Mergers and Acquisitions Abhishek Kale
Mergers and Acquisitions Radhika Iyer
Capital Markets Ameet Naik
Capital Markets Abishek Kale
Private Equity and Venture Capital Ameet Naik
Private Equity and Venture Capital Abhishek Kale
Private Equity and Venture Capital Radhika Iyer
Commercial Transactions Ameet Naik
Commercial Transactions Abhishek Kale
Commercial Transactions Radhika Iyer
Global Dispute Resolution Ameet Naik
Global Dispute Resolution Abhishek Kale
Arbitration (Domestic, International) Ameet Naik
Arbitration (Domestic, International) Abhishek Kale
Litigation Ameet Naik
Litigation Madhu Gadodia
Real Estate Abhishek Kale
Real Estate Madhu Gadodia
Banking and Finance Madhu Gadodia
Banking and Finance Abhishek Kale
Infrastructure Ameet Naik
Infrastructure Abhishek Kale
Taxation Madhu Gadodia
Employment Abhishek Kale
Private client Ameet Naik
Anti-trust and competition Ameet Naik
Photo Name Position Profile
Ms Madhu Gadodia  photo Ms Madhu Gadodia
Mrs Radhika Iyer photo Mrs Radhika Iyer
Mr Abhishek Kale  photo Mr Abhishek Kale
Mr Ameet Naik  photo Mr Ameet Naik
Ms Abha Shah  photo Ms Abha Shah
Number of lawyers : 50