Foreign Direct Investment

Foreign Investment

The Firm provides legal counsel in all aspects of foreign and local investment on approval from the Reserve Bank of India and the Board of Investment. The firm also offers legal expertise on specific incentives and exemptions granted by the Reserve Bank of India in relation to Taxation and Banking and businesses.

We act for clients on a range of cross border international transactions representing government entities, companies and financial institutions. Our cross border presence allows us to represent clients in the best possible manner, combining an expertise in Indian law with international capability.

Indian clients benefit from access to lawyers with a deep understanding of international markets and with comprehensive experience in cross border transactions. Foreign clients looking for Indian expertise have access to a pool of lawyers both in London and India.

Our cross border experience includes:

  • Foreign Exchange Management Act (“FEMA”) Foreign Direct Investment (“FDI”)
  • FDI Approvals from Foreign Investment Promotion Board (“FIPB”) FIPB/ Secretariat of Industrial Approvals (“SIA”)
  • Branch, Liaison, Project & Site Office Approvals from Reserve Bank of India (“RBI”)
  • Licensing & Transfer of Technology