Sajai is the Chair of the Firm’s Corporate Commercial Practice. His practice focuses primarily on Mergers, Acquisitions, Joint Ventures, strategic alliances, restructurings and financings (whether debt or equity), with particular emphasis on cross-border transactions.
He is an acclaimed transactional lawyer with more than 25 years of experience representing a wide variety of industries, businesses and sectors funnel investments into India. This wealth of experience means that he understands the issues that arise in major transactions and can provide the solutions to resolve these issues; providing advice that goes well beyond legal and contractual matters, and into the technical and commercial heart of the success of the transaction.
Sajai also does corporate work related to regulatory matters, internal investigations and dispute resolutions, including:
- all aspects of white-collar crime, government investigation and compliance with the Prevention of Corruption Act and the Money Laundering Act, the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA), UK Bribery Act and other local and international anti-corruption laws.
- Indian employment law, industrial relations and executive compensation practices.
- In terms of commercial work, Sajai represents corporate clients in negotiating and documenting various business relationships with third parties, franchisees, distributors and agents.
In terms of sectors, Sajai maintains an active practice in the Knowledge based industries sectors. He is known as a pioneering lawyer supporting the development of the Information Technology sector in India.
He regularly publishes and speaks on a variety of legal, regulatory and transaction related topics, specially focused on cross-border trade.
Sajai is the Past President of ITechLaw, the International Technology Lawyers Association, headquartered in the US. This is a first for any Asian.