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April 25, 2018

AZB tops Legal Advisor League Tables for M&A Deals in Q1 2018

CAM, SAM take no.2 and no.3 slots; AZB tops by deal volume followed by KCO


AZB & Partners topped the Venture Intelligence League Tables for Legal Advisors to M&A deals in Q1 2018 advising M&A deals worth $11.6 billion (across 17 deals) followed by Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas ($9.4 billion across 10 deals) and Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas ($8.5 billion across 12 deals). Trilegal ($3 billion across 5 deals) and Khaitan & Co. ($2.2 billion across 16 deals) came in at fourth and fifth respectively.

The Venture Intelligence League Tables, the first such initiative exclusively tracking transactions involving India-based companies, are based on value of PE and M&A transactions advised by Transaction and Legal Advisory firms.

AZB topped the tables by deal volume with 17 deals, followed by Khaitan & Co. with 16 deals at second place. SAM took the third spot with 12 deals.

Top Deals

The top three firms acted as legal advisors to the HPCL - ONGC merger. AZB and CAM also served as advisors to the Fortis and Manipal Hospitals merger. 

Venture Intelligence is India's longest serving provider of data and analysis on Private Company Financials, Transactions (private equity, venture capital and M&A) & their Valuations in India.