Nishith Desai Associates
Nishith Desai Associates (NDA) established in 1989 is a research based international law firm with offices in Mumbai, Bangalore, Silicon Valley, Singapore and New Delhi. They specialize in strategic legal, regulatory and tax advice coupled with industry expertise in an integrated manner.
Starting Salary at Nishith Desai & Associates is 7.2lakh 
Mumbai 93 B, Mittal Court, Nariman Point, Mumbai 400 021, INDIA Tel: +91 - 22 - 6669 5000
3, North Avenue, Maker Maxity, Bandra-Kurla Complex, Mumbai 400 051 INDIA Tel: +91 - 22 - 6159 5000
Singapore Level 30, Six Battery Road, Singapore 049909 Tel: +65 - 6550 9855
New Delhi New Delhi C-5 Defence Colony, Delhi 110 024 INDIA Tel: +91 - 11 - 4906 5000
USA 220 S California Avenue, Suite 201 Palo Alto, CA 94306, USA Tel: +1 - 650 - 325 7100
Bangalore Prestige Loka, G01, 7/1 Brunton Rd, Bangalore 560 025, INDIA Tel: +91 - 80 - 6693 5000
According to RSG India: "An innovative law firm which has a leading expert status in its chosen verticals of funds and tax. With a team of bright young lawyers, the firm combines a multi-disciplinary practice with research and development. Nishith Desai is well known globally and is a safe pair of hands for many foreign law firms. His was the first Indian firm to establish a presence in Silicon Valley and it has maintained a dominant presence for Indian work in that market. It is more of a professional services business than a 'firm' per se."
According to the 2011 RDS India rankings, Nishith Desai is ranked as the eight best firm in the countyry sharing this spot with Desai & Diwanji.
Legal 500 writes: " Nishith Desai Associates is ‘a real market leader’ for investment funds work, and represents clients such as Avendus Capital, Long Term India Fund, Kotak India Real Estate Fund IV and Milestone Domestic Scheme III. Nishith Desai is ‘a genuine expert’ who is recommended along with the ‘experienced’ Siddharth Shah."
Legal 500 rankings:
- Corporate/ M& A: Tier 3
- Intellectual Propert: Tier 3
- Investment funds: Tier 1
- Real Estate: Tier 3
- TMT: Tier 1
Chambers & Partners
Chambers & Partners ranks Siddarth Shah & Vaibhav Parikh in Band 1. 
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