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LEX FAVIOS - Highlights of a Successful 2022

Jan 25, 2023 – New Delhi, India

NEW DELHI, India - January 2023 - On behalf of the entire Lex Favios team and our partners and clients, the firm would like to express pride and gratitude for our achievements in the year 2022.

Our Firm is a multi-disciplinary law firm providing a wide range of transactional, regulatory, corporate advisory and dispute resolution services The Firm is committed to finding practical solutions that produce tangible and cost effective results for its clients. The cornerstone of our philosophy is to safeguard and advance the clients’ interest effectively and efficiently.

Our Practice key areas of practice include Banking & Finance, Mergers & Acquisitions, Real Estate & Hospitality, Private Equity, Corporate Commercial Laws, Capital Markets, Project Finance, Cross Border and Non Resident Taxation Issues, Taxation, Regulatory & Policy, Information Technology, Labour & Employment, Intellectual Property and Litigation & Dispute Resolution. Lex Favios advises a diverse clientele including domestic and international companies, banks and financial institutions, funds, promoter groups and public sector undertakings

Summary of most notable deals or cases

1. Eicher Motors collaborates with Spain’s Stark Future SL

We are delighted to announce that Stark Future, a Spanish company, and BDO Legal Spain worked together strategically to develop recreational electric motorcycles. This was done in conjunction with Lex Favios. A 50 million Euro investment would be made by Eicher Motors as part of the deal in order to purchase a 10.35% interest in Stark Future.

 2. Lancer Container FCCB listing on Luxemborg Stock Exchange

The foreign currency convertible bonds (FCCBs) of Lancer Container Lines Limited were listed on the Luxembourg Stock Exchange, with a total offering of USD 30 million, with Lex Favios serving as Indian legal counsel. We handled every step of the procedure, including the drafting of the OC and doing legal due diligence.

Our Managing Partner, Sumes Dewan, our Head of Corporate Practice, Tanya Mishra, and Mohit Wilkinson oversaw the deal.

3. Indus Gas Listing of $160 Million Bonds

With regard to the listing of $160 million in bonds on the Singapore Exchange, Lex Favios served as Indian legal counsel (SGX). We reviewed the Offering Document and Disclosures for all of Indus Gas Limited's subsidiaries and completed the necessary legal due diligence on them.

Our Managing Partner, Sumes Dewan, our Head of Corporate Practice, Tanya Mishra, and Mohit Wilkinson oversaw the deal.

4. Joint Venture in India for the Manufacturing of Lithium-Ion Batteries

Setting up a gigafactory/lithium-ion cell manufacturing plant(s) in India based on C4V's whole system for cell production and other related goods in India, Lex Favios served as legal counsel to J.P. Minda Group with CHARGE CCCV LLC.

5. Indian Legal Opinion for VTB Bank (PJSC)

Regarding the enforcement of bank guarantees and counterguarantees as well as the enforcement of the bank guarantee in accordance with Indian Regulations, we served as legal advisors to VTB Bank.

6. Restructuring of Techblue Software Private Limited

When Techblue Software Private Limited (TSL) underwent restructuring and became a WOS of Technology Blueprint Limited (TBL) through a share exchange agreement, Lex Favios served as TSL's legal counsel. Our responsibility was to create all essential paperwork for share transfers, offer restructuring advice, make pertinent disclosures, and assign all IPRs.

7.  Radisson Hotels – Approvals & Licenses

With regard to the clearance of all permits and licences necessary for hotel openings in places like Mussorie, Pahalgam, GIFT-City, Katra, Chennai, Bhopal, Chandigarh, Goa, Dharamshala, Nathdwara, and Surat, Lex Favios is serving as legal counsel to Radisson Hotels.



a) BW Legal World highlighted the agreement between Spain's Stark Future and Eicher Motors to jointly develop leisure electric motorcycles. Lex Favios and BDO Legal Spain served as Spain's Stark Future's legal counsels throughout the collaboration. The team was directed by Mr. Sumes Dewan, Managing Partner, and Ms. Tanya Mishra, Head of Corporate Practice at Lex Favios.

b) Our Managing Partner, Mr. Sumes Dewan, and our Head of Corporate Practice, Ms. Tanya Mishra, wrote an article for Lex Favios that was published in the India Business Law Journal and analysed the key challenges in hotel acquisition.

Firm news – new hires, strengthening the team, people promoted, expansions etc.

Mr. Mana Oberoi of the Banking & Finance team was promoted to Associate Partner.

Mr. Abhishek Arora was hired as an Associate in the Dispute Resolution Team.

Ms. Aishwarya Bhatnagar was hired as an Associate in the Corporate Team.

Ms. Yashita Gulati was hired as an Associate in the Banking & Finance Team.


Notable conferences attended

  • Forbes Legal Powerlist 2022 - Our Managing Partner, Mr. Sumes Dewan was awarded with the Certificate for the Exemplary Work, Outstanding Performance, and Dedication to the Profession of Top Managing Partners.
  • LEXTALK World Conference 2022 - Sumes Dewan was facilitated with the Global Lex-Falcon awards 2022 for impactfully contributing to the legal industry with great knowledge, reach, innovative ideas, suggestions, futuristic spirit and approach.
  • 11th Annual Legal Era Awards, Legal Era 2021-22 - Lex Favios was awarded with the Boutique Law Firm of the Year 2021-22.
  • Indian Achiever’s Forum 2022 - Our Managing Partner, Mr. Sumes Dewan was facilitated with the Entrepreneur of the Year Award, 2022.
  • Inventivepreneur Chamber of Commerce & Industries, Sehyog 2022 - Sumes Dewan was facilitated with the Certificate of Recognition.