Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas advises companies on rights issue
The Bharti Airtel Limited deal is valued at US$ 2.83 billion
Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas & Co. has advised numerous companies in connection with the rights issue by Bharti Airtel Limited. The deal is valued at US$ 2.83 billion.
This is the fourth largest rights issue that was completed successfully and the largest rights issue transaction of 2021 in India.
The businesses counseled by the law firm include Axis Capital, J P Morgan, Citigroup Global Markets, Kotak Mahindra Capital, Goldman Sachs (India), ICICI Securities, BNP Paribas, BofA Securities, HDFC Bank and J M Financial.
The transaction team was led by Prashant Gupta (partner); Sayantan Dutta (partner); Trishita Dasgupta (senior associate); Maharghya Biswas (senior associate); Jayant Bhardwaj (associate); Debolina Mitra (associate); and Tanish Prabhakar (associate).
AZB & Partners advised Bharti Airtel Limited.
About Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas & Co
One of India's leading full-service law firms, it has over a century of legal achievements. The firm's mission is to enable business by providing solutions as trusted advisers through excellence, responsiveness, innovation and collaboration. It is known globally for its exceptional practices in mergers and acquisitions, private equity, competition law, insolvency and bankruptcy, dispute resolution, capital markets, banking and finance and projects and infrastructure.
With a pan-India presence, the firm has been at the helm of major headline transactions and litigations in all sectors, besides advising major multinational corporations on their entry into the Indian market and their business strategy.
Currently, it has over 700 lawyers including 144 partners, offering legal services through its offices at New Delhi, Mumbai, Gurugram, Ahmedabad, Kolkata, Bengaluru and Chennai.