Trowers & Hamlins establishes an India Desk, which aligns with the international law firm’s broader Asia strategy, providing comprehensive legal services.
The India Desk will address the needs of Indian businesses, global corporations with operations in India, and private clients, catering to their international legal requirements.
Debopam Dutta will lead the desk comprising a global team of lawyers from key practice areas within the firm
Dutta told IBLJ, “The launch of the India Desk forms an important part of the firm’s vision for growth and the wider Asia strategy. India is one of the fastest growing economies in the world and a key market to do business for our clients.
“Based in offices across the UK, the Middle East and the Far East, we have a team of multilingual Indian and Indian-origin specialists who are well versed in the cultural aspects and the regulatory climate of the Indian market, which means we are well positioned to act as trusted advisers on a wide range of legal matters with an India connection.”
Dutta, who is based in Oman, brings more than 10 years of experience in working directly in India and handling international transactions involving India from Singapore, London and Tokyo.
Assisting Dutta is a core team of Indian and Indian-origin specialists proficient in multiple languages, stationed in various offices across the UK and the Middle East. Notable team members include Unkar Chanian in Bahrain, Navinder Grover in London and Sapna Desai in Dubai.