Lewis Silkin’s India Desk provides English law services to Indian corporate entities and HNWIs across the firm’s various practice areas.
Our clients operate across a broad range of industry sectors, and include some of the largest multinational groups in India. The desk is also able to draw on an extensive network of contacts to meet the requirements of UK and other clients with prospective and/or current investments in India.
The India Desk is led by Gagan Ranu. Gagan has maintained a strong international client base throughout his career, with a particular focus on India and the UAE. Through years of experience, and regular business trips, Gagan has acquired an in-depth knowledge of "corporate India", which he is able to utilise in servicing his client’s needs and meeting their commercial objectives. Beyond pure legal work, Gagan has also been involved in initiatives to boost bilateral trade between India and the UK. Gagan is fluent in Hindi, Punjabi and Urdu.
Gagan’s focus in terms of practice is on dispute resolution, with a particular focus on international commercial arbitration. Gagan has been listed in Chambers Global as a ranked lawyer under Dispute Resolution - Foreign Expert for India.