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SNG & Partners

Banking & Finance

1 ranked lawyersBand 3IndiaGlobal 2021 View ranking table

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What the team is known for

Acknowledged as a dedicated boutique with an established base of banking clients. Regularly involved in substantial rupee-denominated corporate loans, as well as ECB lending, structured credit matters, and project and asset finance. Also boasts expertise in the field of aviation finance. Recently active on several real estate and construction financing mandates, as well as more esoteric matters such as handling distressed sales of shipping assets in foreign jurisdictions.

Strengths

Levels of partner interaction are said to be high, with one client reporting that "for us, the comfort to directly reach out to the Partners, without having to route ourselves through layers of hierarchy is the biggest comfort." Further adding that "given their thorough knowledge about the insights of the finance and infrastructure sector, ability to blend their advice adapting to the ever changing market trends and global economic uncertainties, we are sure to be engaging them on an ongoing basis."

Another client attests to the practical mindset of the team: "They don't just understand the law, they know how to get a transaction completed."

Work highlights

Advised Standard Chartered on a USD57 million loan facility extended to Ananta Landmarks.

Notable practitioners

Amit Aggarwal is able to formulate "solution-oriented" strategies without compromising in terms of risks, according to one client. His work exhibits a particular focus on real estate and construction. One client comments: "Amit’s leadership, domain expertise and years of experience vouch as to why he continues to be a market leader in the practice."

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Banking & Finance


Amit Aggarwal
Band 4