The firm’s Project and Energy team is lead by sectoral experts with nuanced understanding of the sector. The team of lawyers are also complemented by the Antitrust & Competition, Dispute Resolution & Litigation, Environment, Intellectual Property, Joint Ventures, Labour & Employment, Land Acquisition, Mergers & Acquisitions Regulatory & Public Policy and Tax.
Projects and Energy is one of the key sector in India, with the rapid increase in the investments in India, this sector has received significant impetus in terms of investments. Varied ministries of the Government of India regulate the sector in India namely Ministry of Power, Ministry of New & Renewable Energy, Ministry of Civil Aviation, Ministry of Road, Transport & Highways, Ministry of Petroleum & Natural Gas, Ministry of Coal, Ministry of Mines etc.
The Projects and Energy team of the firm navigate and advise lenders, and developers and guide on investment structures, M&A transactions and joint ventures. We assist in negotiating and drafting project agreements in various infrastructure sectors, such as conventional and renewable energy projects including generation and transmission, aviation, roads, railways, transport, airports, natural resources, oil and gas and ports relating to financing, investment and construction and operation.
We also advise on all aspects of bid documentation for projects as well as financing of projects including handling concession agreements, Engineering Procurement Construction(EPC), O&M as well a Public Private Partnerships relating to projects in India and Joint Ventures and Private Equity related aspects in respect of investments in India.
We also advise on varied documentation as well as regulatory compliances related to projects and also guide on development, investment and regulatory issues on the complete life cycle.
The firm also represents clients before the regulatory authorities as well as Tribunals and Courts in India.