Dave & Girish & Co was founded in the year 1978 by the late Mohanlal Dave, who specialized in banking and securities documentation. Mr. Dave was also awarded a citation by the Indian government for translating the Constitution of India to Sanskrit. Dave & Girish & Co. is a law firm specializing in the Securitisation and Microfinance, Bank Restructuring, Banking, Offshore Bond Issue, Property Conveyancing and Leasing, Mining and Oil exploration, construction contracts, Corporate, Mutual Funds, Project Finance, Litigations, Structured Financing, Computer Software and Hardware Contracts, Joint Ventures, Arbitration, Conciliation and Mediations, Due Diligence, Company Formations, External Commercial Borrowings, Derivatives, Mergers and Acquisition including Corporate Restructuring, Securities Laws, Structuring and Security Documentation.
Dave & Girish & Co. is a law firm specializing in the areas of international finance and corporate law, with offices in Mumbai, Bangalore and associate offices in New Delhi and Hyderabad. Having celebrated its silver jubilee, Dave & Girish & Co. is a mid-sized law firm.
The firm has historically pioneered many innovative transactions. The firm has to its credit the structuring and documenting of the first securitisation transaction in India; the first offshore fund utilizing a Mauritius vehicle; the first sale of a bank as a ‘going concern’ in India; the first creation of a debenture trust deed, (security document) in Gujarat; the first law firm to become a member of the International Swaps Derivatives Association.