Banking & Finance
We have developed our core competency in providing a range of legal and paralegal services to our Banking and NBFC Clients. Our range of legal services to banking and finance sector includes property due diligence, deeds, documents, suits, complaints under the Negotiable Instrument Acts, recovery under various provisions of laws not limited to securitization laws / DRT-DRAT / SARFAESI / IBC etc.
We provide a range of services to private equity funds - from funds formation and structuring to advising on primary and secondary investments. We assist our clients in exits and provide advice on enforcing contractual rights in contentious settlements. Our lawyers have an in-depth understanding of India’s unique regulatory landscape and an understanding of Indian promoters and counterparties and how they will behave in different industry sectors.
Our corporate lawyers have a reputation for getting to the heart of any complex issues, providing strategic inputs and structuring transactions innovatively to minimize execution risk. We have substantial experience in complex, multi-jurisdictional, inbound and outbound mergers and acquisitions, private equity transactions, as well as a deep understanding of regulatory issues in corporate law which includes laws governing IPOs, SEBI, MCA, ROC, RBI etc.
Our dispute resolution lawyers are trained to work efficiently with the various specialist teams within the firm to provide accurate legal representation to our clients in commercial disputes, regulatory matters, and criminal proceedings. Our emphasis is to align our litigation strategy with the commercial interests of our clients.
Mergers & Acquisitions
Our track record, expertise, and local knowledge of the Mergers & Accusations market, ensure that we deliver cost-effective, deal-oriented, high-quality legal advice. Our experience of advising clients on multi-jurisdictional transactions enables us to anticipate the issues and risks that will arise, allowing us to provide insightful customized solutions for each transaction.
Our Tax team advises clients on a wide array of issues including in relation to structuring foreign investments and joint ventures, on the tax implications on business transfers as well as in relation to import and export and supply chains within India. Our expertise extends to working closely with the Government in preparing strategies with regard to central and state tax.
Our Real Estate lawyers advise some of India’s largest real estate focused funds and real estate companies for their investments, joint ventures, property acquisitions/ sales, and leases. We are well versed in a range of real estate structures and have a wide range of experience with handling complex issues in this sector.
We leverage our experience across numerous practice areas to identify key issues arising in restructuring transactions across sectors, addressing concerns of all interested parties. We represent lenders and investors on a wide range of issues including exit strategies, refinancing, debt restructuring, distressed debt trading and investment in distressed assets.
We leverage our experience in dealing with the matters arising out of the newly incorporated Competition Act, 2002, and can represent the client before the Competition Commission of India and so also guide our clients successfully to avoid the pitfalls of the law in the best possible manner. Our Managing Partner holds a Ph.D. in Competition Law.
Personal Law ( Matrimonial and others)
We leverage our experience dealing with all matrimonial related laws covering personal laws of each of the religions - Hindus, Muslims, Parsis, Christians, etc. Our service covers the legal aid in terms of marriages, separation divorce, alimony, maintenance, adoption, custody, partition, property, succession, etc.
ADR’s (Alternative Dispute Resolutions)
We have a dedicated and specialized team to deal with the laws related to the IDRs and we firmly believe that all disputes of commercial transactions should be given a fair chance to be resolved using the tools of ADR. We represent our clients before Arbitrators and so also by filing cases and defending in High Courts especially u/s 9 and 11 (2) of the Arbitration and Conciliation Act, 1996.
IPRs (Intellectual Property Rights)
Team XL has an expert team to deal with this technical aspect of the law. Our team can help you right from the registration of your intellectual property up to the protection of the same at all levels of courts.
All civil and criminal law
We deal with all civil and criminal disputes/litigations at all level of courts and as a firm has developed an expertise to deal with white collar crimes.
Laws governing Trusts, Societies and NGO’s
Team XL is well equipped to deal with all laws governing NGOs - whether an NGO is registered under Societies Registration Act, Bombay Public Trust Act or even under section 8 of the newly incorporated Companies Act 2013. Our team has expertise in the registration of the NGO, drafting the scheme of management and represent our client to the respective quasi-judicial authorities if the matter is litigated for one or the other reason.
Our lawyers are well versed with the local land laws and can help, assist and advise our clients regarding the acquisition of land, documentation, registration, etc. including scrutiny of land documents, carrying out search and providing them title report and the team XL is well equipped to represent our clients at all level of courts including to the office of Tahsildar, Revenue Court, Revenue Minister, and high court.
We deal with all labour and industrial disputes primarily representing employers and also extensively advise them on compliance arising out of the employment at all levels of employees.
Recovery / outstanding of dues
Timely settlement of dues and outstanding for the materials supplied and/or services provided are of the utmost importance to a business, we have observed and experienced that most business owners are facing serious challenges in recovering dues on time, leading to major hurdles for the business.
XpressLegal has developed an expertise to help business owners collect their dues on time by strategizing the policies in consultation with business owners - by giving them multiple options on how they can recover their long-pending dues from corporates, government and others.It is experienced that after passing out the IBC code in 2016, NCLT works very well in order to accelerate the recovery the dues, similarly for the MSME regitered enterprize - MSME facility centre is one of the best tool to expedite the recovery.