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Anand Desai

Mumbai, India Asia-Pacific Guide 2021 Ranked in 3 departments
Ranked in : Dispute Resolution: Mumbai-based , Corporate/M&A: Mumbai-based , Technology, Media, Telecoms (TMT)
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Dispute Resolution: Mumbai-based - India

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Anand Desai represents both corporate clients and private individuals in matters relating to civil, commercial and criminal matters. He is praised by an interviewee as "practical and legally astute in his approach to all litigation. He understands urgency and always delivers."
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Corporate/M&A: Mumbai-based - India

Band 3

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Anand Desai is a managing partner at the firm and a veteran of many domestic and international deals and disputes. He has a history of representing both companies and individuals and is described as an "excellent" lawyer by a commentator.
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Technology, Media, Telecoms (TMT) - India

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Anand Desai heads the firm's media and entertainment team practice and is active on behalf of both leading organisations and major personalities in the field across a comprehensive range of industry issues. A client who calls him "one of the best-regarded and respected legal professionals in the business" cites in particular his "wealth of experience, considered opinions and very sage counsel," adding: "We lean on him heavily."
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Practice Areas

1. Litigation & Arbitration

2. Media & Entertainment

3. White Collar Crime

4. Corporate / M&A

5. Banking & Financial Services

6. Insolvency & Restructuring

7. Information Technology

8. Intellectual Property

9. Real Estate

Career

Mr. Anand Desai, Managing Partner has extensive specialist experience in the fields of financial services, private equity, M&A, intellectual property rights, media and entertainment, real estate, and outsourcing issues. Anand advises and appears for various large corporates, funds and high networth individuals on diverse issues, including commercial litigation, cyberlaw, and white collar crime.

In the year 2020, Mr. Anand Desai was ranked as an "Elite Practitioner" by Asialaw Profiles 2021; “Highly Regarded” lawyer by IFLR1000 2021 lawyer rankings; "Litigation Star" for Dispute Resolution, Commercial and Transactions by Benchmark Litigation Asia-Pacific 2020; “Recommended” Global Leader for Corporate Governance, Data – Information Technology and M&A by Who’s Who Legal, 2020.

Professional Memberships

1. The Bar Council of Maharashtra and Goa

2. American Bar Association

3. International Bar Association

Publications

1. Not just video conferencing: How technology can enable the Judiciary to operate optimally - https://www.barandbench.com/columns/not-just-video-conferencing-how-technology-can-enable-the-judiciary-to-operate-optimally

2. Using the latest technologies to use automation systems to facilitate our judicial processes - https://www.legal500.com/developments/thought-leadership/using-the-latest-technologies-to-use-automation-systems-to-facilitate-our-judicial-processes/

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1203-BA, One World Centre, Tower 2B

Floor 12B

841 Senapati Bapat Marg

Elphinstone Road

Mumbai

Maharashtra

India

400 013

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