BSA is proud to have been recognised by the India Business Law Journal's 15th annual review, as a top foreign firm for India related work.
The firm was included in the 'Regional & Specialist' category, where recognition was given to senior associate Anand Singh, who leads the firms India desk, and matters including the Gulf Petrochem FZC insolvency-related restructuring:
"BSA AHMAD BIN HEZEEM & ASSOCIATES has more than 120 lawyers spread over nine offices across the UAE, Saudi Arabia, Oman, Iraq and Lebanon. Anand Singh leads the India desk and specialises in advising insurance companies, reinsurers, insurance brokers and agents on incorporation, distribution strategy, regulatory, compliance and other matters.
BSA was engaged to assist Gulf Petrochem FZC, a multinational company with multiple subsidiaries in India, on its insolvency-related restructuring. The deal required a multipronged approach in order to address corporate restructuring, intellectual property, cybersecurity, litigation, insolvency, insurance, commercial contracts, maritime contracts and other issues.
Other highlights include assisting BookMyShow, an online ticketing company headquartered in India, on its operations in UAE and Saudi Arabia.
Gaurav Malhotra, associate vice president for legal and compliance at Tata AIA, endorses Anand Singh for his "professionalism and solution-oriented approach", while Tem Nathan, general counsel at Stockal adds that Singh is "approachable and punctilious"."
The full list and write-ups can be read here: Top Foreign Forms for India 2021.
The full annual report is available here: India Business Law Journal.