Bird & Bird has successfully built an experienced team that has been providing a seamless service across Europe, the Middle East and Asia for Indian companies for a number of years. It includes lawyers who are listed by the major directories as experts in the Indian market who are based abroad.

In addition to commercial and corporate/M &A/ PE/ VC transactional expertise, but also disputes, intellectual property, patent litigation, portfolio management, employment and data protection, across numerous sectors including automotive, aviation, communications, electronics, energy and utilities, financial services, food, information technology, life science, media, sports and trade and customs.

We've built close relationships with local firms and also advise international clients who are looking to invest in Indian business, with the support of local law firms, with whom we have built close relationships.

Our India Steering Group, co-headed by Simon Fielder, Partner and Nipun Gupta, and its lawyers has helped clients acquire multi-million dollar businesses. The team has been praised “ by clients” for its "tenacity" and "willingness to go that extra mile" and has recently been described as “world class”.

For more information about our India practice, please contact Nipun Gupta and Simon Fielder.


‘Named as one of the top 15 foreign firms for India related work.’

India Business Law Journal, 2021, 2022, 2023

“Deal of the year.”

India Business Law Journal 2023 for our counsel to Infosys on its acquisition of Danske Bank’s IT centre in India, 2023

Ranked for Dispute Resolution (International Firms) India

Chambers Asia Pacific, 2023

Our Aviation Finance team advised on the Global Overall Deal of the Year 2024 at the Airline Economics Aviation 100 Awards for the Air India Limited GIFT City A350 finance lease transaction, 2024

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