COURT APPROVED MERGERS
CROSS BORDER / PRIVATE
Naresh is a partner at Lex Consult. His primary areas of practice are joint ventures, financial & technical collaborations, mergers (including demergers), acquisitions, private equity investments, business restructuring and cross border transactions.
Prior to joining Lex Consult, Naresh was a Counsel at Trilegal, Mumbai (a tier-I full-service law firm in India). Naresh has advised clients on a wide range of issues relating to acquisitions, structuring (including entry and exit strategies), regulatory trends and compliances, strategic issues and developments in a variety of sectors such as manufacturing, power/infrastructure, healthcare, retail/consumer goods, financial services, real estate, media & technology and hospitality.
He has also advised certain clients on contentious matters such as shareholder disputes, arbitrations, liquidation proceedings and fraud investigations.
ACQUISITIONS / INVESTEMENT
Majid Afsar Siddiqi is a partner at Lex Consult. He specializes in joint ventures and acquisitions. He has, in the past, also advised leading banks and financial institutions in their lending and structured financing transactions.
Prior to joining Lex Consult, Majid was a Counsel at Trilegal where his focus was on joint ventures, shareholder exits and disputes. Majid has been regularly advising international clients in structuring their investments in India, especially in relation to heavily regulated sectors such as real estate and retail.
Majid was one of the key members of the team which successfully obtained the requisite government approvals and concluded the first and only foreign direct investment deal in the multi-brand retail sector in India