Who We Are

Founded in 2008, Phoenix Legal is a leading full service/multi-disciplinary Indian law firm offering transactional, regulatory, advisory, dispute resolution, and tax services. With its principal offices in New Delhi and Mumbai, the firm advises a diverse clientele including domestic and international companies, banks and financial institutions, funds, promoter groups, and public sector undertakings.

Set up with a desire to bring client service into sharper focus, to provide commercially viable legal advice and committed legal representation to our clients across all sectors; the firm has successfully been able to establish its identity outside its origins, dealing with significant depth in complex domestic and international matters.

Our team of well qualified and experienced lawyers bring entrepreneurial energy to work together with shared values for greater standards of service with a high degree of professionalism and responsiveness.


Articles and Updates

Sep 2022

Tax Newsletter

Our Bi-Monthly Tax Newsletter provides insight on recent judgments, circulars, notifications covering Direct and Indirect tax laws for the month of July and August.

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Sep 2022

The Supreme Court Clarified That The Insolvency And Bankruptcy Code Prevails Over The Customs Act

In the recent judgment of Sundaresh Bhatt, Liquidator of ABG Shipyard v. Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs1, the Supreme Court observed that once the moratorium is introduced, either under Section 14 or Section 33(5) of the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code, 2016 ("IBC"), the authorities under the Customs Act, 1961 (“Customs Act”) have limited powers to the extent that they can only initiate assessment or re-assessment of the duties and other levies and cannot initiate recovery proceedings.

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In the News

Sep 2022


Recently the #IBBI has brought in two key changes in the regulations around fees charged by resolution professionals (RPs). Our Associate Partner, Neha Naik in conversation with BusinessLine shared insights on the new changes.

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Sep 2022

Equistone-Backed Acuity Knowledge Partners Acquires Cians Analytics, Consolidating a Leading Position in the Global Financial Services Outsourcing Market

Phoenix Legal advised Cians Analytics and its founders on acquisition of Cians Analytics by Equistone-Backed Acuity Knowledge Partners. Cians Analytics is a provider of high-quality, cost-effective research and analytical support for financial institutions. They support financial clients across the entire transaction spectrum from initial investment screening, business and financial due diligence, and market entry/market sizing to post-closing portfolio company/market update maintenance work. The acquisition represents the first bolt-on transaction made by Acuity since its buyout by Equistone, a leading European mid-market private equity investor, in 2019.

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Banking and Finance

Banking and finance is one of Phoenix Legal’s core and highly recognised areas of expertise.

Corporate Commercial

One of Phoenix Legal's key practice areas is corporate and commercial, which extends to various sectors

Dispute Resolution

Phoenix Legal works virtually in every area of dispute resolution. Our dispute resolution



Phoenix Legal’s insurance practice is seen as a market leader. We advise clients on the entire gamut

Energy, Oil and Gas

Phoenix Legal has significant experience and expertise in the Energy, Oil & Gas sector

Real Estate

Phoenix Legal advises clients on increasingly diverse and complex matters, after economic



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