Former Trilegal counsel and regulatory practice head Sakya Singha Chaudhuri has joined HSA Advocates as partner to head the firm’s regulatory practice. Chaudhuri left Trilegal in the last week of July and joined HSA in August.
HSA Advocates has hired Abeezar Faizullabhoy as the firm's 14th partner, according to a press release from the firm.
Faizullabhoy was an equity partner at J Sagar Associates (JSA) until 2013, when he left to join Chennai-based ultra-mega power project Aditya Resources as CEO.
HSA has offices in Delhi, Mumbai and Kolkata and a "correspondent relationship in Bangalore", according to the statement.
HSA Advocates has promoted Pranav Singh and Harsh Arora to its partnership, while Sumedha Dutta and Arun Mani were elevated to asociate partner level [Bar & Bench]
Five lawyers from HSA Advocates, J Sagar Associates (JSA), Luthra & Luthra, AZB & Partners and Zeus IP have started Delhi firm Jupiter Law Partners.
- Category: Private equity / VC
- Published on Tue, 16 Jul '13, 16:13
- Written by Prachi Shrivastava
HSA Advocates advised Invest India Micro Pension Services (IIMPS) and its promoters in raising funds from German promotional bank KfW for a 30 per cent stake in IIMPS. KfW was advised by its in house legal team.
AZB & Partners partner Hardeep Sachdeva advised the Michael & Susan Dell Foundation, which is one of the shareholder’s in IIMPS, alongside UTI Asset Management and SEWA.
HSA partner Harvinder Singh and senior associate Sumedha Dutta acted for IIMPS, which distributes financial services to lower income groups, including savings schemes for old age.
HSA Advocates has elevated partner-designate Harvinder Singh – one of the two people promoted to the firm’s principal associate-equivalent designation last year – to its partnership effective 1 April 2013.
3 fresh lateral partners join Seth Dua: HSA's Salman Waris, Vaish's Gautam Chopra, indie VK Aggarwal
Seth Dua & Associates bags three new partners in competition, TMT & tax.
Who's doing what? 25 deals rounded up: Desai & Diwanji new cap markets | Acuity: KOSE-Elder | Temperamental Chef: KSP | Rail ministry: HSA | Mizuho, SBI: Fox Mandal & more…
We know what Desai & Diwanji, HSA Advocates, I&S Associates, AZB & Partners, Fox Mandal and KS Partners and others did this month.
Instructions: PepsiCo-Pearl Drinks: HSA-JSA | ITL-Blackstone: AMSS-AZB | Dosch-Sanogi: Khaitan-TTA | Glaxo-BioE: AZB-AMSS | Khaitan for EIMPA & more…
M&A and financings from the last three weeks starring Amarchand Mangaldas, AZB & Partners, J Sagar Associates (JSA), HSA Advocates, Khaitan & Co, Talwar Thakore & Associates, and Khaitan Sud & Partners.
26 instructions: Mega outbound M&A with $1bn Hindujas & Mittal-Lafarge-Anglo | Yash Raj CAT | DLF $490m land grab | PE boom | Year’s largest QIP & more
Supporting cast: Yash Raj Films, Gruner+Jahr, MakeMytrip, DLF, Tata, Fidelity, CESC, IFC, Bharat Petroleum, Indian Oil, Wells Fargo, Newscorp, CEAT, Dhunseri, Everstone, Mayfield, Linde, GTL, Sintex, Mahindra & Mahindra, DISA. Starring: Amarchand Mangaldas, JSA, AZB, Indus, HSA, Naik, Khaitan & Co and international talent.
19 Instructions: 2nd L Cap deal for JSA | Amira IPO for Amss-Luthra | LeapFrog-Mahindra: Khaitan-Amss | Woolworths-Tata Sons: Amss-AZB & more
Amarchand, Luthra, Khaitan, JSA, AZB, ARA, Rajani, HSA, KSP and Majmudar lead in the latest round-up of intercontinental multi-million dollar deals...
Instructions: Toshiba L&T: KhaiCo-KLaw | Info Edge: JSA | United Drug-Bilcare: Khaitan-‘sheds-NR | Sakae Sushi: HSA-Dua | Indian Overseas Bank: Amarchand-A&O
JSA, HSA, Khaitan, Dua and Amarchand eat, pray, love Sushi, drugs, classifieds and the markets...
Instructions: Legasis in Bom HC disparage debut | Tata Motors arbit: MDP - Kanga | Del HC CONCUR: S&A | India Equity-Axiss Dental: Amarchand -Juris | JSM GGC-Inakaya: I&S | Everonn-Bharti: JSA | StanChart: AZB | Equis-DANS: HSA-Trilegal | Fidelity-Absolut
Deals > Amarchand-Clasis: Educomp PE | AMSS-DSK: Asian Paints | Khaitan: Indiabulls buy | AMSS-AZB: NIIT block sale | JSA: Thermal project | AZB: $904m Essar Oil loan | HSA: Yash Raj financing
Former DSK Legal partner Jagvir Singh will join HSA Advocates as the third partner in the firm’s project finance practice on 16 August, while also focusing on banking and corporate work.
Deals in brief of the largest and smallest firms on L Capital, Morgan Stanley, Whirlpool, Wockhardt, Yatra, Eicher, Fresenius, Wolters & more
More deals than you can shake a stick at in our handy round-up of deals activity, with dozens of firms keeping busy.
Exclusive partner, SA promos/moves round-up: HSA, Bhasin & Co, Vaish, plus MV Kini, FoxMandal promote…
Senior associate and partner promotions at 5 firms, including three new partners HSA Advocates, one partner promotion at Bhasin & Co, two new Vaish senior associates, one MV Kini partner and two FoxMandal laterals and 10 senior-level associates.
Exclusive: HSA Advocates Mumbai partner and office head Utsa Shome, who had joined the firm in 2009 from AZB & Partners, will head up Kolkata firm Argus Partners’ new Mumbai office.
Exclusive: Hemant Sahai Associates has rebranded itself to HSA Advocates and hired two later partners, including one Herbert Smith senior associate and senior Delhi litigator Meenakshi Arora, taking the firm up to 10 partners.