This website is only for informational purposes. Visitors are requested to note that the information is intended to be correct, complete, and up-to-date. Juris Corp does not warrant that the information contained on this website is accurate or complete, and disclaims any and all liability to any person for any loss or damage caused by errors or omissions, whether such errors or omissions result from negligence, accident or any other cause.

This website is not intended to be a source of advertising or solicitation. The reader must not consider the information contained herein to be an invitation for a lawyer-client relationship, must not rely on information provided herein and must seek independent advice. Transmission, receipt or use of any information on this website does not constitute or create a lawyer-client relationship. No recipients of content from this website should act or refrain from acting, based upon any or all of the contents of this website.

Furthermore, Juris Corp does not wish to represent anyone desiring representation based solely upon viewing this web site. Finally, the reader is warned that the use of e-mail for confidential or sensitive information is susceptible to inherent risks of lack of confidentiality associated with sending e-mail over the internet.

By clicking on the "I understand and agree" button below, the user acknowledges that:

  • This website is not a mode of advertisement, promotion, personal communication, or solicitation of any sort whatsoever and the user wishes to gain information about us for his/her own reasons;
  • Entering into this website does not establish a lawyer-client relationship.

We are not liable for any consequence of any action taken by the user relying on information provided under this website. In cases where the user has any legal issues, he/she must seek independent legal advice.

JC - Our People - Sumitava Basu (Counsel)

Key People

Sumitava Basu

e-mail: sumitava.basu@jclex.com
302, Century Bhavan, 3rd Floor,
Dr. Annie Besant Road, Worli,
Mumbai – 400 030,


Practice Areas:
•Corporate Laws
•Insolvency and Bankruptcy
•Private Equity
•Securities Law
•Structured Finance

Sumitava is a key senior member of the Structured Finance team, with significant prowess in private equity investments and enforcements in relation thereto. He has played a pivotal role in advising and strategizing on security creation structures for listed and unlisted securities for varied onshore and offshore financing transactions. He regularly advises funds on regulatory and compliance requirements as regards their formation/structuring and advising on primary and secondary investments. He assists clients in exits and provides advice on enforcing contractual rights in contentious settlements. Sumitava has extensive due diligence experience on companies operating in automobile, financial, steel and energy sectors.

His expertiselies in matters pertaining to overseas direct investments, bilateral and/or syndicate lending extended by way of foreign currency lending, rupee financing and security creation in relation thereto. Sumitava advises the Firm’s clients in their various roles in financing transactions as lenders, underwriters, arrangers, agents, security trustees, financial advisors and credit support providers.

Sumitava draws widespread nexus from his knowledge in private equity and general lending and financing deals in advising clients on their cross border investments, acquisition of NBFCs, foreign exchange laws and restructuring and distressed assets related matters. He has been an integral part of the team within the Firm that has advised entities as regards their bidding for assets, enforcement proceedings and general advisory under the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code, 2016 (“IB Code”).