Provided by Neeraj Menon
Partner and Head - Projects Practice
Neeraj Menon leads the Projects practice of the firm. He specialises in strategic advice, project development, investments, acquisitions and restructurings in the energy, infrastructure and mining sectors.
Neeraj has extensively advised private sector clients on bidding and developing energy, infrastructure and mining projects and is a market leader in the renewable energy sector. He also provides strategic advice in special situations and high-value regulatory and commercial disputes. His expertise is often sought by the Government of India and state governments in the energy sector including on framing bidding guidelines and on various PPP projects.
Neeraj has worked on several first-to-market projects in the sector, including the first-of-kind PPP project for pumped hydro storage project, renewable energy PPP projects in India and Egypt, one of the first PPP metro rail projects, the largest Indian OTS transaction in the power sector to one of the largest recent project financings for a thermal power project.
Energy Markets Regulations, Electricity Laws, Mining Laws - for Law Business Research/Lexology GTDT
Education: Symbiosis Law School, Pune University
Admissions: Bar Council of Delhi; Supreme Court Bar Association.
Neeraj Menon regularly acts for foreign institutional clients on mining and power projects and earns special praise for his expertise in the renewable energy sector. One client enthuses: "He has deep expertise in the power sector and demonstrates strong commitment to the client’s objectives and keeps a sharp eye out for risks. He is also creative in stitching together solutions that make things work, and is constructive."