Pallavi is a Partner of Phoenix Legal who specializes in the area of Projects, Energy and Infrastructure and Project Finance.
Pallavi advises clients through all phases of the development, construction, financing, and investment in energy projects (including power (conventional and clean energy), oil and gas, LNG, mining), transportation projects (including, railways, ports, airports) and other infrastructure projects. She draws on two decades of experience to regularly advise: project developers and sponsors, investors, energy companies, government, commercial banks and other financial institutions.
Pallavi has advised on diverse Energy projects, such as Power projects (both Conventional & Renewable Energy), upstream developments in oil & gas (including on Production sharing Contracts and Joint Operating Agreements), LNG (Liquefied Natural Gas) Projects (including LNG sale & purchase agreements) and Mining projects (including mining agreements and offtake agreements).
She has been advising domestic and international borrowers & lenders on multiple Project Finance deals. In addition, she advises clients on concession agreements, PPP framework, gas sale & purchase agreements, power purchase agreement, off take agreements, EPC (Engineering, Procurement & Commissioning) contracts and O&M (Operations & Maintenance) contracts in relation to diverse projects.
Prior to joining Pheonix Legal, Pallavi was a partner at Luthra and an Equity Partner at JSA. In addition to working in the Indian market, she has experience of working in London with Mayer Brown International LLP. While her time in London, amongst others, she extensively worked on development and financing of mining projects located in Africa and Europe.
An indicative list of some transactions undertaken by her in the energy and infrastructure sector is as follows: