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Founded in 1917, Amarchand Mangaldas is
one of India’s leading full-service law firms.
With around 500 lawyers, including 57 partners,
offering comprehensive advisory services
through offices in New Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata,
Bengaluru and Hyderabad, the firm employs
its legal resources across all major practice
areas, with a particular focus on several core
areas of commercial activity.
Often viewed as the firm of choice for
foreign direct investment in India, Amarchand
Mangaldas helps clients to achieve their goals
by combining global standards with local
expertise. It has received national and
international acclaim for successfully taking
the lead in litigation, representing its clients
before institutions and government agencies,
and advising on business transactions. The
firm has played a part in headline transactions
and litigation in all sectors, as well as
representing almost every major international
corporation on its market entry and business
strategy for India. The firm’s clientele includes
several leading Indian and international
business houses, transnational corporations
and financial institutions. In addition, members
of the firm regularly participate in legal reform
committees and policy initiatives.
Amarchand Mangaldas is the exclusive
Indian member firm of Lex Mundi, the world's
leading association of independent law firms.
Practice areas
Joint ventures and private equity
Investment funds and capital markets
Insolvency and corporate restructuring
Banking and finance, including structured
finance and debt capital markets
Projects and project finance, including
infrastructure, telecommunications
and energy
Real estate
Environmental law
Information technology and
intellectual property
Litigation, arbitration and other
dispute resolution
Trade and competition law
Employment law and policy and regulatory
International recognition
The firm is regularly acknowledged for its
services, both nationally and internationally.
Recent awards include:
Indian Firm of the Year at the
Financial Law Review
(IFLR) Asia Awards
National Firm – India at the
Asia Pacific Awards 2011
Firm of the Year for India at the
Who’s Who
Legal Country and State Awards 2011
India Deal Firm of the Year at the
Asian Law
and Business
SE Asia Law Awards 2011
Best Indian Law Firm at International Legal
Alliance Summit and Awards 2011
13 awards, including Most Responsive
Domestic Firm of the Year, at the In-House
Community Firms of the Year 2011
the Lex Mundi
Pro Bono
Award 2010.
In addition, the firm was ranked as Asia’s
leading Private Equity and Venture Capital
Law Firm by
Asian Legal Business
. The Project
Finance International 2011 Legal Survey ranked
Amarchand Mangaldas fourth globally and first
in Asia-Pacific for project finance transactions.
Annual guides such as
Chambers Asia-Pacific
Legal 500
consistently acknowledged the firm’s expertise
across practice areas including banking and
finance, capital markets, corporate/M&A,
dispute resolution, private equity, projects,
infrastructure and energy.
Amarchand Mangaldas has earned an
enviable reputation of being a leader among
its peers. Some of corporate India’s most
influential entrepreneurs turn to the firm for
innovative legal solutions and strategies.
It remains at the cutting edge of new issues
in law and new areas of economic activity,
guiding the creation of legal precedents and
expanding its services and skills to meet the
challenges of change.
Amarchand Mangaldas
ILO Client Choice Guide 2012