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Sakate Khaitan
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Sakate
Khaitan
Senior Partner, Khaitan Legal Associates, Mumbai, India
Expertise
    Sakate is the senior partner of Khaitan Legal Associates and heads its corporate, insurance, tax and financial services practice. He has extensive experience working with Indian and foreign companies, HNI's and Government Authorities/companies. Sakate's corporate practice includes advising on mergers and acquisitions, JVs, private equity, investment funds, tax, complex financial products and a full range of corporate transactions including but not limited to cross border transactions. He also regularly advises clients on general corporate matters, capital markets, structured and corporate finance, employment and real estate matters.
Professional Highlights
    Sakate has served and continues to serve on the Boards of several companies including Urban Infrastructure Restate Fund, Ozone Networks, ECE Industries, Lazard Birla Indian Investment Fund and Manjushree Plantations Limited (B K Birla Group Company).
    Sakate is a regular speaker on Indian law issues both nationally and internationally and has contributed to several publications including Real Estate Finance: Law, Regulation and Practice (LexisNexis Butterworths, 2008), International Computer and Internet Contracts & Law (Thompson Sweet & Maxwell), Data Protection and Law, India Business Law Journal, Managing Partner, Mondaq (voted most popular article in October 2007), Outsourcing to India: The Offshore Advantage, and India chapter of Getting the Deal Through publications for Insurance & Reinsurance, Restructuring & Insolvency and Securities Finance.
    Sakate has also been recognized as a leading lawyer for Investment Funds and Insurance (Legal 500), Corporate and M&A (Chambers and Partners), Rising Star 2013 for Insurance related matters (Thomson Reuters) and awarded deal maker for 2013 in the restructuring category (India Business Law Journal), the Best Investment Fund Lawyer (India), 2009 (European CEO), Included in Who's Who Business Professionals and achievers 2008-2009 edition.
Affiliations
  • Member of the Bar Council of West Bengal
  • Member of the Law Society England & Wales
  • Member of the International Bar Association
  • Member of the Law Society England & Wales
  • Committee member and founder of the India Business Forum, London Business School
Languages
    English, Hindi, Bengali