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Global India Banking & Finance

The Banking & Finance rankings table below has been designed to provide the most in-depth insights and reviews of the top ranked lawyers and law firms. The firms included in our rankings have been recommended by in-house counsel, other third-party experts and private practice lawyers. Our comprehensive research ensures you have all the information needed when looking to purchase legal services across India.

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Band 1
  1. Singapore: Linklaters Singapore Pte. Ltd.
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    Singapore: Linklaters Singapore Pte. Ltd.
    Banking & Finance
    Global 2022 | Band 1 | 11 Years Ranked
    Highly respected firm, recognised for its skill in complex, innovative transactions. Linklaters' key areas of expertise include acquisition, term loan and secured finance facilities, as well as refinancing work. Acts from Singapore, London and Dubai on large-scale syndicated financings to Indian corporate parties. Established relationships with Indian and international banks, which regularly seek the firm's counsel on cross-border ECB matters and related tax advice. Continues to have strong relationships in the domestic Indian legal market. Well positioned to assist with green financing mandates. Recently active in matters relating to the renewables, healthcare and hospitality sectors. Key clients include Nayara Energy, Standard Chartered and Cerberus.
  2. UK: Linklaters
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    UK: Linklaters
    Banking & Finance
    Global 2022 | Band 1 | 7 Years Ranked
    Highly respected firm, recognised for its skill in complex, innovative transactions. Linklaters' key areas of expertise include acquisition, term loan and secured finance facilities, as well as refinancing work. Acts from Singapore, London and Dubai on large-scale syndicated financings to Indian corporate parties. Established relationships with Indian and international banks, which regularly seek the firm's counsel on cross-border ECB matters and related tax advice. Continues to have strong relationships in the domestic Indian legal market. Well positioned to assist with green financing mandates. Recently active in matters relating to the renewables, healthcare and hospitality sectors. Key clients include Nayara Energy, Standard Chartered and Cerberus.
  3. Singapore: Allen & Overy
    Banking & Finance
    Global 2022 | Band 1
  4. UK: Allen & Overy LLP
    Banking & Finance
    Global 2022 | Band 1
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Band 2
  1. 2
    Singapore: Clifford Chance
    Banking & Finance
    Global 2022 | Band 2 | 7 Years Ranked
    Clifford Chance offers a highly reputed team with aptitude for large-scale financing work, regularly acting for international and domestic banking clients. Very active on acquisition financing, with expertise in bridge and offshore financing transactions, with significant experience advising on working capital facilities and advance payment financing issues. Also handles complex loan restructuring matters. Maintains longstanding relationships with an impressive roster of Indian borrowers and overseas banks. Additionally active on lending to the aviation and shipping sectors. Popular amongst investment fund and private equity clients.
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    UK: Clifford Chance LLP
    Banking & Finance
    Global 2022 | Band 2 | 11 Years Ranked
    Clifford Chance offers a highly reputed team with aptitude for large-scale financing work, regularly acting for international and domestic banking clients. Very active on acquisition financing, with expertise in bridge and offshore financing transactions, with significant experience advising on working capital facilities and advance payment financing issues. Also handles complex loan restructuring matters. Maintains longstanding relationships with an impressive roster of Indian borrowers and overseas banks. Additionally active on lending to the aviation and shipping sectors. Popular amongst investment fund and private equity clients.
  3. Singapore: Baker McKenzie Wong & Leow
    Banking & Finance
    Global 2022 | Band 2
  4. UK: Herbert Smith Freehills
    Banking & Finance
    Global 2022 | Band 2
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Band 3
  1. 3
    Singapore: Jones Day
    Banking & Finance
    Global 2022 | Band 3 | 5 Years Ranked
    Jones Day is proficient in a range of finance transactions, including offshore lending and acquisition finance. Represents a number of key players in the Indian energy, hospitality and consumer goods sectors, with notable activity in project finance. Additionally mandated on refinancing and restructuring matters. Experienced on borrower-side mandates, and also acts for international banking clients. Key clients include Crestline Direct Finance, Hyatt Hotels Corporation and The Riverside Company.
  2. Singapore: Norton Rose Fulbright
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    Singapore: Norton Rose Fulbright
    Banking & Finance
    Global 2022 | Band 3 | 6 Years Ranked
    Notable practice with a consistent flow of financing work for international and domestic Indian banks. Norton Rose Fulbright handles a variety of complex bank lending, complemented by the firm's strong projects and acquisition finance practice. Regularly advises on lending into the energy and renewables markets and is well regarded for expertise in shipping and aviation finance. Also active on enforcement mandates connected with defaulted loan repayment proceedings. Involvement on India-related financing work involving a wide range of geographies including the USA, the UK and mainland Europe. A popular choice of counsel for banking clients, financial entities and multinational conglomerates.
  3. Singapore: Stephenson Harwood LLP
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    Singapore: Stephenson Harwood LLP
    Banking & Finance
    Global 2022 | Band 3 | 1 Years Ranked
    Stephenson Harwood's Singapore-based India banking and finance practice acts for a broad range of Indian banks, lenders and financial institutions. Regularly mandated on significant project finance matters, with notable experience in the renewables sector. Also advises on the provision of various credit facilities, as well as refinancings. Key clients include State Bank of India, ICICI and Axis Bank.
  4. UK: Reed Smith LLP
    Banking & Finance
    Global 2022 | Band 3