Dipti Lavya Swain

Dipti Lavya Swain

Partner | New Delhi

Corporate & Commercial, Competition & Antitrust, Projects Energy & Infrastructure
Enrolment No. MAH/1541/2006

About

Dipti is a partner in the Corporate & Commercial practice group of the firm. With over 14 years of experience, He specializes in Private Equity, VC, M&A, Data Protection Laws, Securities Law, Insolvency Laws and Corporate Law. He has significant experience in a highly competitive Indian corporate market advising several international and domestic companies varied over industrial sectors across the globe. Dipti is very often quoted by leading international and domestic media on key legal developments and transactions and has authored several articles published by acclaimed publication houses. Dipti is a regular speaker at various events, forums and Universities. He has led Azure Power (NYSE:AZRE) as their General Counsel. He has done B.B.A LL.B. (Hons.) from National Law University, Jodhpur and LL.M. from Kurukshetra University.

Practice areas

  • Corporate & Commercial
  • Competition & Antitrust
  • Projects Energy & Infrastructure

Expertise

  • Private equity and mergers & acquisitions
  • Data protection & fintech
  • Securities law
  • Insolvency laws
  • General corporate

Representative matters

  • Arcelor Mittal on assisting in the acquisition bid to acquire Essar Steel (under IBC for INR 44,000 crores default), Bhushan Steel (under IBC for an INR 47,000 crores default) & Amrapali (under IBC for a INR 4,000 crores default) matters.
  • ICU Medical of Pfizer’s on assisting in the acquisition deal of INR 6120 crores by Infusion system business
  • Guardian Life USA of Aon Corporation LLC’s on assisting in the acquisition deal of INR 900 crores by absence management business
  • Green Infra on advising in relation to an investment of INR 800 crores by Piramal Enterprises, IDFC Fund & CDC Group Plc UK
  • Medanta Hospitals on advising in relation to an investment of INR 700 crores by Temasek Holdings

Publications & recognitions

  • “EVs: Driving towards a sustainable environment” – India Business Law Journal
  • “Open for business” – India Business Law Journal