RNClegal / Rajinder Narain & Co.
7, Kapashera Estate
New Delhi - 110 037
Tel: +91 11 4122 5000
Fax: +91 11 4122 5001
Ravi Nath has 24 years of experience in aviation-related laws, including aircraft equipment & facility financing, regulatory and litigation. His clients include major manufacturers, leading banks and financial institutions, lessors and export credit agencies, such as: ABN Amro, AerCap, Airbus, Aircastle, Airlease, Avions de Transport Regional GIE, Avolon, AWAS, Bank of America, Bank of China Aviation Limited, BBAM, BNP Paribas, Boeing, Bombardier, China Aircraft Leasing Company Limited, Citibank, COFACE, Dassault, Deutsche Bank, Dubai Aero Space, DVB, ECGD, ELFC, Embraer, Euler Hermes, GECAS, HKAC, ICBC, ILFC, JP Morgan Chase, Macquarie, Natixis, Standard Chartered, US Ex-Im, Willis Lease Finance Corporation et al. His practice includes government regulations, companies, cross-border financing and securitisation.
Mr Nath is a partner at one of India’s oldest legal firms, RNClegal / Rajinder Narain & Co. He was also the president of Inter Pacific Bar Association in 2004. Two of the firm’s other partners were chief justices of the Delhi High Court, and one a president of The High Court Bar Association.
During the last 10 years, Mr Nath has advised on transactions in excess of $15 billion. The Legal 500 stated: “Ravi Nath’s esteemed reputation as an aviation expert puts clear blue water between Rajinder Narain & Co. and its rivals…”
In addition, Who’s Who Legal 2013 has identified him as one of the world’s 10 highly reputed aviation lawyers. He is a frequent speaker at various International conferences and serves on the Legal Advisory Panel of Aviation Working Group.
Mr Nath served as the chair of the Aviation Committee of the International Bar Association and is the editor and author of various books and papers on aviation laws. He regularly advises on major aviation transactions and issues
Moreover, the Bar Association of India has conferred its highest honour on him. He was invited, along with India’s former finance minister, Mr P Chidambaram, and president of the Bar Association, Mr Nariman, to be a co-author on a book relating to legal aspects of doing business in India.
Mr Nath received his B. Com (Hons) and his LLB in International and Competition Law at King’s College London and in Public International Law at Harvard University. He completed an apprenticeship at erstwhile Sinclair Roche, London.
Aviation Law Practice:
The Firm is an avocat de confiance of Switzerland in India and regularly acts for major corporations, overseas banks and financial institutions based in the European Union, United States of America, Australia and South East Asia, and is consulted regularly by government entities and embassies of, amongst others, Israel and the European Union. The Firms core practice areas are:
RNClegal / Rajinder Narain & Co:
Rajinder Narain and Company was the first legal firm to be established in New Delhi soon after Independence of India in 1947 and the promulgation of the Constitution of India.
The Firm’s partners were elevated as Judges and then Chief Justices of the High Court and held offices as Presidents and Secretaries of the Bar Associations in India and Overseas AND Council members of various Legal Bodies and Associations.
The Firm specialises in International Corporate and Transactional work.
The Firm carries on work from its two offices located in Delhi and one in Mumbai and is widely regarded as having experienced teams.
Additionally, we have associates / correspondent lawyers in all major cities in India and major financial capitals around the world which enables us to provide seamless services.
The firm has been periodically awarded and recognized by national and international bodies, for its excellence.