Corporate & commercial; inbound investment; mergers & acquisitions; private equity; venture capital & funds
Gautam Khurana is an advocate licensed to practice in India for more than 25 years and registered with the Bar Council of India. He is the founder and managing partner of India Law Offices since 2003. He has worked extensively in cross-border work with clients and advisers from over 60 countries worldwide. He has been active in the space of corporate law, cross-border trade and dispute resolution, and helping companies grow internationally over the past 15 years. He brings a wealth of information and experience of working in major markets such as India, over 20 countries in the EU, USA, China, Iran and other central Asian countries, ASEAN & MENA regions.
He has worked extensively with companies wishing to enter the Indian market and Indian companies that wish to enter international markets. The services cover the entire life cycle of a business starting from incorporation of legal structures, help with employment and immigration structures, assistance with finance, fund raising, finding business or joint-venture partners and continues to helping make acquisitions or divestments for businesses within India and around the world. He has a deep understanding of cross-border dispute resolution including international arbitrations and litigation.
- Schooling – Frank Anthony Public School, New Delhi
- B.Com ( Hons) – Sriram College of Commerce ( SRCC), Delhi, India
- B. Law – Campus Law Centre, North Campus, Delhi, India
Practice Areas: Corporate & commercial Law; Overseas and domestic acquisitions & takeovers (M&A), Project & structured finance, Cross-border Litigation & arbitration, Cross-border & domestic taxation advisory.
- Managing Partner – India Law Offices
- Director – Warwick Legal Network, UK
- India Partner – OnetoOne Corporate Finance
- Member Confederation of Indian Industries (CII) Delhi Council 2021-2022
- Independent Director – Many EU and US companies as their representative in India
Network: Gautam is deeply involved in corporate finance matters and has built up a unique network of law firms, corporate finance and investment banking services in over 100 countries worldwide. Within India, he has set up offices at New Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai and Bangalore.
Recognitions: Top 100 Lawyers in India in 2019, 2020 and 2021.