Chadha & Co

Editorial analysis
    • Established: 2002
    • Partners: 6
    • Lawyers: 30
    • Split of work: Domestic 5% International 95%
    • Offices: New Delhi
    • Practice Areas: Competition; Corporate Governance; Corporate Restructuring; Labour, Employment & Industrial Relations; Litigation; M&A; Private Equity; Project Finance; Real Estate; Regulatory; Technology Transfer

    A specialist in advising foreign companies on Indian law and policy, Chadha & Co’s “extremely satisfied” client base is made up of businesses from more than 30 international jurisdictions.

    PEOPLE & PRACTICES

    Respondents to our survey were unequivocal in their praise of managing partner Namita Chadha: “She possesses all the qualifications and necessary expertise that have helped her firm grow exponentially within a small period of time,” said one source, while others described her as “very capable” and “one of the outstanding legal brains” in India “who has made a tremendous contribution to her profession”. Named in Indian Lawyer 250’s “40 under 45” last year, she is responsible for commercial law, litigation, governance, compliance and labour at the firm. Senior partner Rahul Chadha meanwhile leads the foreign investment, transactional, private equity, projects and regulatory functions.

    CLIENTS

    Chadha & Co acted for Assignia Infrastructure in various communications and transport infrastructure developments undertaken as part of a joint venture with a leading Spanish company. Other clients the firm has acted for in the past year include Germany’s Schwing GmbH, Vestergaard Asia, Preactor Software and Sony India.