Corporate and Commercial


The firm advises domestic and foreign public and private companies in full range of corporate and commercial matters which include corporate transactions, corporate finance, corporate governance and commercial contract related matters.

We routinely provide local law advice to foreign companies and assist them in establishing either wholly-owned subsidiaries or joint-venture entities. Similarly, we assist foreign companies in establishing their branch and liaison offices and guide them in regulatory compliance matters.

We extensively advice our clients on all types of commercial contracts such as agency and distribution agreements, licensing agreements, supply agreements, service agreements, equipment leasing and purchase agreements, etc.

We periodically advise world's top hospitality franchises in concluding franchising, licensing and management agreements as well as regulatory and other related issues.

We extensively advise world's top food and beverage, tobacco, automobiles, pharmaceutical, biotechnology, cosmetic and medical device, FMCG manufacturers in commercial, regulatory and other related issues.

In this field, we provide following services:

Corporate transaction Corporate finance
Corporate governance Regulatory compliance
Foreign direct investment Joint-venture investment
Mergers and acquisitions Private equity
Incorporation of foreign subsidiaries Foreign branch and liaison offices
Agency and distribution agreements Franchise arrangements
Licensing/technical assistance agreements Supply agreements
Equipment leasing and purchase agreements Service agreements








  • Foreign Direct InvestmentAsia Pacific Forum Newsletter, Vol. 8, No. 1, International Bar Association, London

    Authored by Devendra Pradhan. Reproduced with permission from International Bar Association.