Chandni Chawla is an Associate Partner with the New Delhi office of Phoenix Legal. She is part of the corporate practice group of the firm and focuses on foreign direct investments, M&As, joint ventures, restructuring, general corporate and commercial matters.
She has significant experience in advising foreign investors and multinational corporations on structuring and negotiating financial and strategic investments, M&A and joint venture transactions and various related aspects of Indian commercial and company law across diverse sectors including automotive, aviation, e-commerce, chemicals, healthcare, information technology, manufacturing, and power.
Chandni advises clients on a wide range of issues involving anti‐corruption, competition law, corporate governance, exchange control laws, data privacy and protection of personal information, labour and employment. She also has experience in the areas of white-collar crimes and forensic and corporate internal investigations. She has advised several foreign companies on anti-corruption, anti-bribery issues, anti-money laundering and fraud investigations. Additionally, she has also assisted in litigation matters involving commercial disputes, insolvency, share transfer and shareholder disputes.
She has also been involved in rendering pro bono legal advice to international non-profit organizations in relation to their activities furthering social causes in India.