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HSA Advocates has one of the largest energy practices in India with multi-disciplinary team of lawyers who have worked on big ticket energy transactions. The firm has a privileged position in the market due to its robust business acumen, unprecedented industry knowledge and Pan-Indian presence. 

HSA is best known for its longstanding work mandates for clients such as ABB, Sweden, IFC, Engie Group, Inox Wind, Inabensa, Abengoa S.A., AES Corporation USA, GMR Group, Welspun Energy, Hindustan Power (Moserbaer Group), ReNew Power among others. The portfolio of power projects being handled by the firm exceeds, in the aggregate, 50,000 MWs including more than 20,000 MWs of Greenfield power generation projects.

We have successfully advised the full spectrum of energy-related clients — governments and national energy companies; electric transmission companies, regulatory bodies, policy makers, financial institutions and banks and other development financial institutions such as World Bank, ADB and DFID. 

HSA has been actively involved as legal consultant in the Power Sector Reforms to a number of State Governments and has advised several State Governments on unbundling and restructuring issues. The firm has been retained by major corporate and government entities to act as legal consultants and advise them on the Implementation of the Electricity Act, 2003. Energy and infrastructure space has been our forte, as we are proud to be associated with some of the largest projects worldwide.


Dasgupta, Anjan (Head of Department)

Sahai, Hemant (Head of Department)

Arora, Harsh

Arora, Rahul

De Mallik, Soumya Kanti

Halder, Ajoy

Hariharan, Ramya

Khard, Avinash

Malhotra, Akshay

Prasoon, Aniket

Sharma, Amitabh

Thakur, Deepak Kumar



Acciona Energy

Actis LLP

Berkeley Energy


Cargill India

Central Electricity Board, Mauritius

City and Industrial Development Corporation of Maharashtra

CMA Terminals

CRL Terminals Private Limited (Royal Vopak Group) (Vopak)

Dedicated Freight Corridor Corporation of India (DFCCIL)

Delhi Mumbai Industrial Corridor Development Corporation

Government of Goa

Government of Kerala

Government of Odisha

Hindustan Powerprojects (Moser Baer Group)

IL&FS Group

International Finance Corporation (IFC)

JSW Infrastructure

JSW Infrastructure Limited – Port Fujairah


Kolkata Port Trust

KSK Mahanadi Power Company Limited

Meenakshi Energy

Ministry of Railway

Mumbai Port Trust

Mumbai Rail Vikas Corporation

NITI Aayog

Ostro Energy (Powered by Actis, LLP London)

Power Finance Corporation Limited

ReNew Power Ventures-Renewable Energy Platform,Goldman Sachs

Rural Electrification Corporation Limited

Solenergi Power Private Limited, Mauritius (Actis LLP)

State Bank of India

State General Reserve Fund, Sultanate of Oman (SGRF)

TATA Group

The World Bank

Vizhinjam International Seaport


Aerospace & Defence



Construction & Materials



Financial Services


Health Care

Mining & Metals

Real Estate

Real Estate Finance



Articles, Highlights and Press Releases

Total 3 Articles, Highlights and Press Releases

HSA acted as legal advisors to the IFC and Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation

Ajoy Halder, Akshay Malhotra, Harsh Arora, Hemant Sahai, Anjan Dasgupta

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HSA represented Statkraft BLP Solar Solutions for a solar power plant in Karnataka

Ajoy Halder, Akshay Malhotra

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HSA has been selected as the International Legal Consultant for the Clark Airport PPP project

Ajoy Halder, Akshay Malhotra, Anjan Dasgupta

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