Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas & Co.
Member firm for India

Firm Overview

Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas & Co. (“SAM & Co.”) remains one of India’s leading full service law firms. Founded on almost a century of legal achievement, Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas & Co. (SAM & Co) reconstituted in May 2015 and has started anew. With over 65 partners and about 350 lawyers, the firm employs its legal resources across all major practices and focuses on several core areas of commercial activity.

Its new mission is “enabling business by providing solutions as trusted advisors through excellence, responsiveness, innovation and collaboration”. The Firm has been at the helm of major headline transactions and litigations in all segments of industry and business besides representing major trans-national corporates on their India entry and business strategy.

The Firm is known for its exceptional Mergers & Acquisition, Competition Law, Dispute Resolution & Arbitration, Regulatory Litigation, Capital Markets and Private Equity practices globally.

Areas of Practice

General Corporate: Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas’ work in the areas of Mergers and Acquisitions, JVs, Private Equity and Business Restructuring is well documented in the annals of Indian corporate history. Our Tax, Competition Law, Intellectual Property and Regulatory teams work very closely with the corporate teams for facilitating deal closures. Our Insurance Practice is robust and well recognized.

Projects and Project Finance: The Firm advises developers, EPC contractors, investors and lenders on various infrastructure projects in the power and oil & gas sector, nuclear energy, ports, roads, mining, etc sectors on acquisition, regulatory aspects, contractual issues, government tendering, pipeline related and other aspects, including political, social, legal, regulatory and other risks typically associated with such large scale projects.

Capital Markets: Our offering includes legal and regulatory advise on IPOs, FPOs, rights issues, QIPs, ADRs, GDRs, IDRs, AIM listings, on the Equity side. On the Debt capital markets, our offerings include issuance and restructuring of FCCBs, Non Convertible Bonds (listed bonds issued on public issue as well as on private placement basis), Unlisted Infrastructure Bonds, Medium Term Note Programs (MTN Programs) etc. We have a well developed Financial Regulatory Practice (FRP).

Dispute Resolution: We are a go-to firm for domestic & international arbitrations, commercial & corporate and regulatory disputes in various courts, tribunals, forums, administrative authorities & regulators in India.

Banking & Finance: Our offering ranges from traditional banking documentation to securitization, factoring, setting up of payment banks, syndicated loans, structured finance, acquisition finance, mortgage backed securities, guarantee structures, equipment financing, non convertible debentures, external commercial borrowings, working capital loans etc.

Competition Law: With a strong and recognized competition practice in India, the 21 member strong competition team has a proven track record of successfully steering clients through their largest transactions, complex investigations and high-stakes litigation

Intellectual Property Rights: We offer a full range of services that cover patents, trademarks, copyrights and designs and other allied laws, from conceptualization to enforcement and from negotiations to creation of innovative corporate structures based on intellectual property

Other Practice Areas and Industry Expertise: Bankruptcy & Insolvency, Consumer Protection & Product Liability, Corporate/Commercial Advisory, Defense, E-commerce, Employment, Environment and climate change, E-trade and Outsourcing, FCPA & Bribery Investigations, Infrastructure, Internet Governance, Mining and Energy, Pro-bono, Philanthropy and Trusts, Real estate & trusts, Regulatory & Public Policy, Retail, Taxation, TMT, Trade Law and White Collar Crime.

Other Offices

Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas & Co.
301-302 Parshwanath E-square
Ahmedabad, 380 015
Tel. 91.79.29297831
Fax 91.79.49009250

Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas & Co.
MPD Towers
DLF Phase V, Sector 43, Golf Course Road,
Gurgaon, 122 022
Tel. 91.124.459.5150
Fax 91.0124.436.7730

Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas & Co.
Anandalok Building
227, A.J.C Bose Road
Kolkata, 700 020
Tel. 91.33.865.0268
Fax 91.33.2247.2349

Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas & Co.
Express Towers, Nariman Point
Mumbai, 400 021
Tel. 91.22.49335555
Fax 91.22.49335550