December 1, 2011
Diversity & The Bar (November/December 2011) profiled partner Talat Ansari in its article, "Rainmakers 2011." The publication noted Kelley Drye's busy India practice advises U.S. client investing in or expanding to India and increasing Indian businesses coming to the United States. It quoted Mr. Ansari, who said, "'All of us are admitted in both jurisdictions, and have all practiced in India, so we know the culture and how the legal system functions there. We have had a robust India practice for more than 40 years, and we continue to expand, having just recently hired a partner in our Stamford, Connecticut office.'"
The article also highlighted recent deals of Kelley Drye's India practice, including the firm's representation of Tata Consultancy in its acquisition of Citibank BPO; and iDream Holdings in its acquisition of Strix Systems. It also noted the practice group's work for Novartis Vaccines & Diagnosis and Novartis Pharma, Sprint Nextel, SBI Holdings and Matheson Tri-Gas.