Notable Practitioner



Practice area:

Private equity

Iqbal Khan is a Partner at the Firm, and a member of the Private Equity and Mergers & Acquisitions Practice Group.

He advises some of the largest global financial sponsors (such as Advent, Apax, Bain, Brookfield, BWE and TPG) and strategics (such as Amazon, Asian Paints, Biocon, L&T, PharmEasy, Reliance and Tata), and specializes in private equity investments, private and public mergers and acquisitions (both domestic and cross-border), joint ventures and foreign investment laws.

Iqbal was been recently shortlisted as one of the fifteen finalist for the ALB India Dealmaker for the Year 2023. In addition, he has been recognized as the M&A Lawyer of the Year 2022 by BW Legal World Global Legal Summit and Legal Leaders Awards 2022, one of the top M&A and Private Equity Lawyers in the Forbes Legal Powerlist for 2022, 2021, 2020, one of India’s Super 50 Lawyers for 2020 by Asian Legal Business, the leading Dealmaker of Asia 2020 by the Asian Legal Business Indian Law Awards 2020 (Thomson Reuters), and a leading Private Equity lawyer by Chambers Asia-Pacific 2021 / 2020 / 2019 rankings.


  • Corporate and M&A
  • Private equity

  • Bar Council of Maharashtra & Goa
  • New York Bar

  • J.D. from Columbia Law School (Harlan Fisk Stone Scholar)
  • LL.B, London School of Economics and Political Science