Gaurang Kanth ( Managing Partner)

GAURANG KANTH
New Delhi

Areas of Practice

Litigation
  • Corporate Litigation
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Competition Laws
Non – Litigation
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Due Diligence Assignments
  • International Corporate Transactions

Education

  • LLB (JD) from the University of Delhi, India
  • LLM (magna cum laude graduate) from the University of Denver, School of Law, USA

Professional Membership

  • Bar Council of India
  • Supreme Court Bar Association
  • Delhi High Court Bar Association

Experience

Mr. Gaurang Kanth has wide experience both in the Indian as well as the American legal system. In the United States, he worked with a San Diego based law firm of O'Connell & Zuffoletto LLP, the law firm of A. Quinn, and as a legal intern with the Plotkin Law Group, PC, Denver, Colorado.

He has extensive experience in Corporate and Commercial laws. He has assisted clients ranging from start-up companies to some of the largest multinational companies in the world. He represents buyers and sellers in all aspects of public and private company, mergers and acquisitions including conducting due diligence investigations, asset and business acquisition through contractual arrangement and legal processes, negotiating and drafting transaction documents and coordinating closings.

He advises domestic as well as foreign clients on the laws and procedures for incorporating funds in India and also guides the clients on the required governmental approvals from the various regulatory agencies in India. He also acts as legal advisor to renowned corporate houses including players in the export houses, manufacturers and industrial players in the Real Estate, Media, Construction, Fashion and Education sectors. He also renders his expert advice in area of Competition Laws.

He has an expertise in areas of real estate, infrastructure and construction projects, project finance and power sector. Some of the important transactions include:

  • • Representation of a public outsourcing company in connection with the sale of its supply chain management division.
  • Representation of a large energy Corporation in connection with the spin-off of its subsidiary, and subsequent merger with Holding Company.
  • M&A counsel to a seller of telecommunications assets, including video, voice and data distribution systems.
  • Negotiating and documenting roll-up of several limited liability companies holding oil and natural gas properties in the western United States.
  • Representing a natural gas exploration and production company in connection with obtaining a $30 million production loan from a large multinational bank.
  • Legal advice to US clients on setting up of 100% STPI Company in India.
  • Worked on a merger deal for an educational institute in Belgium.