Litigation; infrastructure; project finance; power & energy
Amit Kapur has been a partner at J Sagar Associates since 2000, and took over as joint managing partner of the firm in 2019. Amit has anchored the firm’s infrastructure practice since 1997. The practice focuses on sector strategies, project development, public procurement, economic regulation and dispute resolution. His own practice covers energy, transport, communication, municipal and social infrastructure.
Amit is regularly consulted on these issues by: ministries and bodies of the central and state governments; developmental financial institutions (World Bank, PPIAF, WSP-SA, ADB); competition and sector regulators. Many leading Indian and foreign companies such as the Tata group, Adani, GVK, GMR, Vedanta, Larsen & Toubro, Reliance ADAG and Torrent regularly seek his counsel. He assisted the Kelkar Committee on Rejuvenation of Infrastructure Development (2015) and was a member of a Ministry of Law-appointed committee to review The Specific Relief Act, 1963.
Amit is ranked as a Band 1 lawyer and a Market Leader by Chambers and Partners and IFLR 1000, respectively.