India's vibrant PE/VC landscape flourishes with smaller, specialized law firms challenging the traditional dominance of larger players. These boutique firms boast deeper sector expertise, efficient deal handling, and competitive fee structures, attracting investors and startups seeking personalized attention and nimble navigation through complex transactions.

While submissions are not absolutely necessary—we will combine our stock of industry knowledge with news reports, the general buzz around some firms and publicly available information to select some of the firms on the list—firms are still welcome to send in submissions for consideration.

To submit, please use the attached form by clicking the link above. We will only consider firms with 10 or fewer partners. The deadline for submissions is April 1, 2024. Please send submissions to

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