Corporate & commercial; litigation; mergers & acquisitions; restructuring & insolvency
Alok Dhir is the founder and managing partner of Dhir & Dhir Associates, a leading full-service law firm in India. He is a qualified chartered accountant and lawyer with over 35 years’ experience in corporate commercial and civil law with special focus on corporate and financial restructuring, insolvency, takeovers, M&A, banking, real estate, PE transactions, turning around financially stressed entities in the country, and issues related to asset reconstruction and securitization.
Alok is a veteran of advising corporate entities in distress and formulating plans for their revival. He advises multi-stakeholders in cases that are undergoing the CIRP process in India. Alok has been consistently recognized as a leading lawyer for restructuring & insolvency in India by Legal 500, Chambers and Partners, Asialaw Profiles, IFLR 1000, India Business Law Journal and also the recipient of “Star Performer” award and “Corporate Restructuring Firm of the Year 2019” by Golden Antlers and Achromic Point respectively.
He is an expert member of various committees and working groups such as IBBI, FICCI, CII, IICA, ICSI, and NCLT, to name a few, and actively involved with them in formulating strategies for the smooth implementation of the IBC, including drafting rules and regulations for corporate guarantors and individuals. Alok is a member of the Bar Council of India, ICAI, IBBI, INSOL INDIA, INSOL INTERNATIONAL, SIG24, PHD Chambers of Commerce, ASSOCHAM and SILF.