Gandhi & Associates
Tel: +91 22 4905 4380
Corporate law/M&A, arbitration, direct tax, and TMT including e-commerce
Vishal Gandhi is a leading business lawyer based in Mumbai. He has in-depth experience of cross-border transactions including venture capital, private equity, joint ventures, mergers and acquisitions.
He is known for finding creative solutions to the most complex legal issues and simplifying the law and deal structures for his clients. In addition to being an expert in corporate law, Gandhi also has the added and invaluable knowledge and in-depth experience of tax laws, intellectual property laws, exchange control/management laws, and arbitration and litigation. Thus, he is able to provide practical and holistic advice, and is always focused on getting a good deal done in a time efficient manner. He is also known to be an adept negotiator and his key strength lies in identifying the key issues early on in any transaction and focusing on solving them. His goal is always to assist the clients achieve their business objectives in a tax efficient and legally sound manner and with the minimum amount of risks.
Gandhi has represented several Fortune 100 and 500 companies with their India entry strategy, acquisitions, joint-ventures, licensing, franchising, outsourcing and off-shoring, tax planning, arbitration and litigation. He is often quoted in the press and is also seen on television providing his views on new and emerging areas of law. He has been recognized as a leading and recommended lawyer on several occasions by the Legal 500 and by Chambers and Partners.
Gandhi is a first-generation lawyer and set-up Gandhi & Associates in 2003. Since then there has been no looking back, and he now manages a team of qualified associates with different verticals in the firm that focuses on corporate and securities, intellectual property, tax, and arbitration and litigation matters. Gandhi & Associates and its lawyers are well recognized by Legal 500, Chambers and Partners and other independent international publications.