ESTABLISHED IN 1935
Total number of professionals: 212 (22 partners)
Principal office: Mumbai
Other offices: Gurugram and New Delhi
Key practice areas
Anti-corruption & anti-bribery; arbitration & ADR; aviation; banking & finance; bankruptcy & insolvency; competition & antitrust; compliance; corporate & commercial; corporate governance; data protection; defence; e-commerce, fintech, blockchain & cryptos; environment; inbound investment; infrastructure; insurance & reinsurance; joint ventures; labour & employment; licensing & franchising; litigation; mergers & acquisitions; outbound investment; outsourcing; power & energy; private equity, venture capital & funds; project finance; real estate; restructuring & insolvency; securitization & structured finance; succession planning (family office); technology, media and telecommunications.
Founded in 1935, Desai & Diwanji is one of India’s leading law firms, helping clients achieve their goals by combining the highest global standards with local expertise.
With offices in Mumbai, Gurgaon, and New Delhi, Desai & Diwanji is also amongst India’s largest law firms. With specialised knowledge of both the legal framework as well as the specific business requirements of various industry sectors, our team of lawyers work on some of the most challenging, complex, and stimulating transactions in India.
The firm is structured around the following practice areas:
- Banking, finance and insurance;
- Corporate and commercial;
- Dispute resolution;
- Employment and labour;
- Energy and natural resources;
- Infrastructure and project finance;
- Mergers and acquisitions;
- Private equity and venture capital;
- Real estate and construction;
- Restructuring and insolvency;
- Technology, media and telecom.
Lentin Chambers, Dalal Street Fort
Mumbai – 400 001, India
T: +91 22 4296 1000
16th Floor, Building No. 5 Tower C
DLF Epitome DLF Phase III
Gurugram – 122 002, India
T: +91 124 485 0300
B-195, Lajpat Nagar Part I
New Delhi – 110 024, India
T: +91 11 6535 1133