Khaitan & Co is one of India's most reputable and largest full-service law firms. The Firm is one of the pioneers within the Indian market to adopt a practice and industry matrix to serve its clients. The Firm has one of the best regarded Defence & Aerospace practices team. advises stakeholders in the entire value chain engaged in a procurement program - Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs) participating as prime bidders, Tier I OEM contractors and their sub-contractors, Indian consortium partners and offset partners.
The Defence & Aerospace Team provides hand- holding services to its clients from the inception of the transaction to its closure. The Team is led by Partners specializing in public procurement, regulatory affairs, corporate & commercial laws, dispute resolution and taxation. The Team has extensive experience in advising on the participation structure, procurement procedures, mergers & acquisitions, offsets, export controls and day to day operational issues.
The team represents various aerospace and defense industry companies from the US, Europe and Israel such as Lockheed Martin Corporation, Airbus Group, Rolls Royce, Safran, General Atomics, Elbit Systems, Diehl BGT and Thales to name a few.
Members of the group are also involved with working groups at industry chambers, training industry representatives and actively contribute to national and international publications.