The relationship between India and the UK is a strong one, one that is based on common goals and shared priorities. The UK is the number one investment location in Europe and globally is second only to the USA.
Wedlake Bell’s India Group is made up of lawyers from teams across the firm including: residential property, private wealth, corporate, intellectual property and commercial, employment and commercial property.
Lawyers in our India Group have been selected for their commercial awareness, experience and network of contacts.
The languages spoken within the group include Bengali, Hindu, Punjabi and Urdu. Wedlake Bell have introduced and worked with a number of Indian law firms in connection with a number of projects, including:
- Introducing an Indian law firm to advise a company based in the Netherlands on its ability to operate a whistle blowers' hotline in relation to its subsidiary in India;
- Introducing, instructing and liaising with a law firm based in Delhi in connection with a US based charity involved with children and transnational and transracial adoption;
- Acting for Insinger de Beaufort and Fairfax IS on the listing of Promethean India Plc on AIM, a £50m fund established to invest in India; and
- Acting for each of Transgene Biotek Limited, Suryachakra Power Corporation Limited, Indowind Energy Limited and Neo Corp International Limited on the English law aspects involved issues of global depository receipts for each, raising in total US$104,745,000 between February to October 2011.
Wedlake Bell is a leading London law firm with an international presence. We offer a competitive service with no compromises. Client service is guaranteed and we pride ourselves on developing excellent personal as well as professional relationships with our clients.
Wedlake Bell has been recognised as a foreign firm in the Legal 500 2015 Asia Pacific Guide.
Wedlake Bell has been named by India Business Law Journal as one of the top international law firms for India work in their June 2014 edition.