Aditya Bhardwaj is an Associate Partner in the Firm’s Projects, Finance & Infrastructure (PFI) practice in Mumbai.

Aditya has close to 15 years of extensive experience in Infrastructure, Project Finance, Structured Funding and Corporate Banking. He has successfully represented and advised on mandates pertaining to Infrastructure advisory & financing, issuance of bonds, acquisition financing, structured finance, general corporate banking and has also handled disputes / litigations in the Infrastructure & Project Finance space.

He has an expertise in advising on lending structures, due diligence of the Project documents and compliances, structuring and review of Financing & Equity/Investments agreements and has extensively worked alongside Government Authorities, Lenders, Developers and Investors.

Prior to joining Link Legal, Aditya was working as Vice President (Legal) with IDFC FIRST Bank for around 9 years, preceded by a stint of close to 4 years with IL&FS-Infrastructure and began his career with Singhania & Partners LLP. He is a member of the Bar Council of Delhi.

  • Banking and Finance
  • Projects, Infrastructure and Energy
LL.B, CAMPUS LAW CENTRE, FACULTY OF LAW (UNIVERSITY OF DELHI); B.A (HONS.) IN GEOGRAPHY, ST. XAVIER’S COLLEGE, RANCHI; MASTERS IN BUSINESS LAWS, NLSIU, BANGALORE (pursuing)
Oct 27 2021
by Global Legal Chronicle - dated 27th October 2021

Link Legal advised the book running lead manager, being ICICI Securities Limited, on the structuring and issuance of units by SHREM Infrastructure Investment Trust on a private placement basis.

The Link Legal team comprised Partners, Milind Jha and Namita Das, Associate Partners, Jimit Shah and Aditya Bhardwaj, Principal Associate, Shailender Sharma and Associates, Tamilarasi Mudaliar, Aditya Sinha, Aashna Batra and Dewang Khandelwal.

The deal has been featured on Global Legal Chronicle. Check it out here

Oct 20 2021
by Mondaq - dated 20th October 2021

Link Legal advised Air India Limited, the national carrier of India in its disinvestment transaction, pursuant to which the Government of India transferred its stake in Air India Limited, Air India Express Limited and Air India SATS Airport Services Private Limited to Tata Sons through a competitive tendering process.

The team from Link Legal was led by Nusrat Hassan (Co-Managing Partner), Anand Srivastava, Anuj Trivedi, Milind Jha, Sanjay Gupta and Bhalchandra Palav (Partners) who were supported by Rajan Dubey, Aditya Bhardwaj and Neha Singh (Associate Partners), Shailender Sharma, Akshay Bhagchandani and Kashish Arora (Principal Associates), Aditi Sharma and Yasmeen Sabir (Senior Associates) and Anjali Sharma, Nikhil Jain and Aniket Dighe (Associates).

Sep 30 2021
by Mondaq - dated 30th September 2021

Read the article "RBI'S Framework For Transfer Of Loan Assets" authored by our Associate Partner, Aditya Bhardwaj published on Mondaq.

"The consolidation by RBI of a self-contained, comprehensive, and independent set of regulatory guidelines on transfer/sale of loan exposures is being seen as a laudable step in the direction of putting together a 'robust secondary market in loans which can be an important mechanism for management of credit exposures by lending institutions and also create additional avenues for raising liquidity'."

Read the full article here.

Aug 17 2020
by Link Legal - dated 17th August 2020

The Ministry of Railways, Government of India, in collaboration with the NITI Aayog, are spearheading an Initiative which marks a paradigm shift for Indian Railways in undertaking the Passenger Train Operation services through Public Private Partnership (PPP). The move has been largely welcomed by the Industry and is being seen as a quantum jump in technology and provision of high service quality through the private sector participation in the Passenger Train Operation services.

Read the article "Passenger Train Operations || Indian Railways’ Tryst With PPP" by our Key experts Mr. Anand Srivastava and Mr. Aditya Bhardwaj here.

Aug 10 2020
by Link Legal - dated 10th August 2020

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has, to the much-needed respite of the Banks, FIs, the Industry & Individual, delivered on its commitment to extend its support to the Economy which is ailing and rendered fragile by the...

Jul 14 2020
by Link Legal - dated 14th July 2020

We are pleased to announce that Mr. Aditya Bhardwaj has joined as an Associate Partner in the Firm’s Projects, Finance & Infrastructure practice in Mumbai.

A 2006-graduate of Campus Law Centre (University of Delhi), Aditya has close to 15 years of extensive experience in Infrastructure Advisory, Project Finance and Corporate Banking.

Aditya’s addition will further strengthen the Firm's capability in the Projects, Finance & Infrastructure practice.

Read more here.

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