ALB Law Awards: Amarchand, AZB and Talwar Thakore take top honours
Amarchand & Mangaldas has been chosen as the ‘Indian Deal Firm of the Year’ for 2011 at ALB SE Asia 2011 Law Awards.
Amarchand & Mangaldas took the award for ‘Debt Market Deal of the Year’ for work on the ‘ICICI Bank $ 1 billion Bond Offering’ deal. The award was shared with other international firms Clifford Chance, Davis Polk & Wardwell, and Latham & Watkins.
AZB & Partners won the ‘Asset Finance Deal of the Year’ award for advising on the ‘Bharti-Zain Acquisition Financing’ deal. The firm also received the ‘SE Asia M&A Deal of the Year’ award for the ‘BP Acquisition of Oil and Gas Block in India’ deal. AZB & Partners advised Reliance on Indian legal issues.
Talwar Thakore & Associates won the award for ‘SE Asia M&A Deal of the Year’ along with AZB & Partners. Talwar Thakore advised BP on the Indian leg of the transaction.