Upendra’s practice covers M&A, private equity and general corporate commercial matters. Upendra has extensive experience in handling diverse banking & finance transactions. He started his career as a disputes resolution lawyer and has a variety of experience in litigation and arbitration as well.
He has represented domestic and multi-national companies in cross-border transactions across industry sectors, advising on foreign direct investments into India, outbound investments from India, the establishment of new business operations, joint ventures, technology transfers, commercial contracts, employment laws and compliance related matters.
He has represented various strategic and financial investors, particularly private equity funds in a variety of investments and exits. He has also advised the investee companies in such transactions. His role in these transactions includes structuring of complex transactions, drafting, vetting, negotiating and rendering considered advice.
In recent times, he has extensively advised clients in alcobev, real-estate and manufacturing sectors. Such advise included matters relating to excise laws in different states, compliance with anti-corruption matters and the recent landmark legislation.