Our Mission

Delivering high quality legal advice in a timely manner

Majmudar & Partners (formerly Majmudar & Co.) has evolved into one of India’s most contemporary and modern law firms blending 75 plus years of legal culture with state-of-the-art international best practices. Our main clients are national and international companies, funds and financial institutions who need difficult legal problems solved speedily, and tricky transactions done quickly and correctly.

Complete Integrity

Practical Approach

International Orientation

Timely Delivery

“The firm is very competitive. The partners are very learned and provide very practical advice and solutions to the client.”

 – A Corporate/M&A client

Practice Areas

Corporate/M&A

Top-notch corporate/M&A practice which is well regarded in India and abroad

Dispute Resolution

Leading practice covering litigation, arbitration and white-collar crime work for top MNCs and banks

Private Equity/Venture Capital

Well-regarded private equity/venture capital transactions practice across sectors

Foreign Investment

Advising foreign investors on India entry strategy and assisting them on foreign exchange, tax and corporate law advice

Tax

End-to-end advice on corporate tax, India investments, employee benefits, and indirect tax matters

Competition

Advising on CCI approvals for proposed M&A deals and advisory work on restraints on trade

TMT

Special focus on fintech, health-tech, edu-tech, digital media, data privacy, cloud migration issues, and outsourcing to India

Banking & Finance

A historical banking and finance practice that represents top national and international banks and companies raising finance

Projects & Energy

Rich experience in a wide range of infrastructure and construction-related projects in the areas of renewable energy, roads, ports and airports

Employment

Widely regarded as one of the best firms in India for providing an array of employment law solutions

Insurance

Well known for its insurance regulatory advisory capabilities and setting up insurance joint ventures

Governance & Policy

Meticulous and comprehensive advisory capabilities on governance, policy, and regulatory framework implementation

Intellectual Property

Well-established practice assisting global organizations in safeguarding their intellectual property assets (trademarks, copyrights, designs and patents) in India

Insights

India’s Budget 2022-23 – key highlights

Introduction India’s Union Budget (the “Budget”) was announced on February 1, 2022, and the Finance Bill, 2022 (the “Finance Bill”) was tabled in Parliament.  The Finance Bill will be discussed in Parliament before its enactment, and therefore, it is likely that...

SEBI introduces key changes to public offer norms for listed companies

As some of the recent IPOs including those of new-age technology, e-commerce, and fintech companies have come under pressure, the SEBI is tightening regulations to avoid an exodus of investors.  A cap has also been imposed on the quantum of funds that can be raised...

An analysis of India’s Mediation Bill, 2021

Background In December 2021, the Union Law Minister tabled the draft Mediation Bill (the “Bill”) in parliament.  Due to significant opposition, the Bill was sent to the Committee on Law and Justice for further scrutiny.  This article lists out some salient...

India’s Personal Data Protection Bill, 2019 – an update

Background In December 2019, India’s Ministry of Electronics, and Information Technology tabled the Personal Data Protection Bill, 2019 (the “PDP Bill”) in the Lok Sabha.  However, the PDP Bill, as drafted, raised several issues and challenges in implementing a...

Who’s Who Legal

Our managing partner, Akil Hirani, had been nominated by his peers and recognized in the Who’s Who Legal 2020 edition as one of the world’s leading practitioners in the areas of banking; corporate governance; data (information technology; and telecoms and media); and...

The Legal 500 – Asia Pacific Rankings

Asia Pacific Legal 500 continues to rank us as a top-notch Indian law firm and has recommended our partners in their respective fields.  We have consistently been highly ranked in the areas of corporate/M&A, antitrust and competition, banking and...