Harsh Arora is part of the Banking & Finance practice group of the firm. His current practice spans a wide spectrum of legal services with specific focus on banking and finance, restructuring, infrastructure and public-private partnerships. With over 18 years of experience, he has represented major international and Indian banks and financial institutions, in their debt and equity investments in Indian companies.
He has advised on various transactions ranging from vanilla banking transactions to structured finance, project finance and mergers and acquisitions. He is considered a trusted legal counsel by various corporations, banks and financial institutions including PFC, REC, State Bank of India, Punjab National Bank, IndusInd Bank, HDFC Bank, L&T Finance, Yes Bank, Adani Group, Amplus Power, Renew Power and Enfinity Global. Besides having robust banking and finance exposure he has handled diverse infrastructure projects in the areas of defence, health, education, rail, airport, renewable energy, agribusiness etc. Some of the clients with whom he has been closely associated include the Ministry of Defence, Government of India, SBI Caps, Delhi Mumbai Industrial Corridor Development Corporation Limited, Government of Goa, International Finance Corporation, RECTPCL, Airports Authority of India and CIDCO.
He has been recognized as a “Recommended Lawyer” by Legal 500 Asia Pacific, “Highly Regarded (Banking)” by IFLR’s 2021 edition, Who’s Who Legal for Project Finance and “Notable practitioner’ by Asia Law (2022).
In addition to legal education, Harsh is a member of Institute of Company Secretaries of India.