Khaitan & Co advised Itochu Petroleum on the transaction, while Veritas Legal advised Aegis Logistics
Itochu acquired an additional 5.3% stake in Hindustan Aegis LPG Limited from Aegis Gas (LPG) Private Limited. Following the deal, Itochu has a 25% stake in Hindustan Aegis LPG, which is developing a liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) import terminal at Haldia port in West Bengal.
The Khaitan & Co. team consisted of Partner Gahan Singh (Picture), Jhinook Roy (Principal Associate), Ketaki Dandiya (Associate) with assistance from Anisha Chand (Partner) and Anmol Awasthi (Associate) on Competition Law aspects and Vinita Krishnan (Director), Sneh Shah (Principal Associate) and Avin Jain (Senior Associate).
The Veritas Legal team comprised partner Kunal Doshi, senior associate Kanisha Vora, and associates Tanay Chopra and Vritti Shah.
Involved fees earner: Anmol Awasthi – Khaitan & Co.; Anisha Chand – Khaitan & Co.; Ketaki Dandiya – Khaitan & Co.; Avin Jain – Khaitan & Co.; Vinita Krishnan – Khaitan & Co.; Jhinook Roy – Khaitan & Co.; Sneh Shah – Khaitan & Co.; Gahan Singh – Khaitan & Co.; Tanay Chopra – Veritas Legal; Kunal Doshi – Veritas Legal; Vritti Shah – Veritas Legal; Kanisha Vora – Veritas Legal;