Vishal Gandhi is a leading business lawyer based in Mumbai, India. He has in-depth experience of cross-border transactions including venture capital, private equity, joint ventures, mergers, and acquisitions.
Vishal has represented several Fortune 100 and 500 companies with their India entry strategy, acquisitions, joint-ventures, licensing, franchising, outsourcing and off-shoring, tax planning, arbitration, and litigation. He is often quoted in the press and is also seen on television providing his views on new and emerging areas of laws. He has been recognized as a leading and recommended lawyer on several occasions by the Legal 500 and by Chambers and Partners.
Gandhi is a first-generation lawyer and set-up Gandhi & Associates in 2003.
The U.S. and India have many things in common: they are the world’s two largest democracies, English is the lingua franca in both countries, both are common-law jurisdictions, and the two countries have the largest numbers of lawyers – actually, India has more lawyers than the U.S.