Amandeep Singh Virk

Amandeep Singh Virk, Senior Associate, JSA

Amandeep’s practice areas are general corporate commercial, mergers and acquisitions and private equity.

He has advised domestic and international clients in mergers and acquisitions related transactions including private equity investment, strategic acquisition and mergers (inter- company, intra-company and demerger). He has also advised clients on foreign exchange laws, company law, FDI policy and SEBI related laws to various clients as part of general corporate commercial practice.

His scope of work includes doing legal due diligence, drafting opinions and drafting various commercial contracts including share purchase agreement, investment agreement and shareholders agreement.

 

Memberships

Bar Council of Delhi

 

Education

  • B Com, Panjab University (2010)
  • Paralegal, Sheridan College, Ontario College Graduate (2013)
  • LL.B, O P Jindal Global University (2016)

 

Languages

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Punjabi

Some of the key assignments in these areas handled and being handled by Amandeep amongst others cover the following: –

  • Advised a Private Equity Fund in an acquisition of 10% equity in a leading Non-Banking Finance Company. He conducted legal due diligence of the Target Company and assisted in drafting the share purchase agreement and shareholders agreement.
  • Advised a leading Indian conglomerate (listed entity) in restructuring their business wherein 11 group companies merged into the conglomerated and 1 group company demerged its business. He worked on drafting the scheme of arrangement incorporating the restructuring and preparing all documents in filing the scheme of arrangement with National Company Law Tribunal.
  • Advised a renewable energy company with 100% fdi in amalgamating its wholly owned subsidiary. He worked on drafting the scheme of merger and preparing all relating documents to file the merger with Registrar of Companies, Official Liquidator and Regional Director. This was the first merger that was filed and approved in the Northern Region of India under the fast track merger process under the Companies Act, 2013.
  • Advised an asset management company in selling its entire holding to a foreign investor. He worked on drafting the share purchase agreement.
  • Advised on an acquisition of an industrial plot in NOIDA. He worked on the legal due diligence of the industrial plot.
  • Advises a weather company that provides full stack weather analytics including weather forecasting, daily SMS weather alert and weather based commodity predictions. He advises the company on regular basis including drafting and reviewing various commercial contracts like lease agreement, vendor contracts etc. as well as its annual compliance under the Companies Act, 2013.