Mahesh is in the profession since 1993 and has been recognized for his skilled drafting and negotiation for contracts and project financing. He was a negotiator for the developer of one of the two large hydropower projects of 900MW and for another hydropower project of 216MW with the Government of Nepal to conclude the Project Development Agreement (concession agreement) recently. As an expert of merger and acquisition, he has provided advisory services to a number of foreign investors, strategic investors and venture capitalists, mostly from India, Korea, Norway, Brazil and China, for their acquisition of large hydropower projects, tourism projects and construction projects in Nepal. Tax litigation, corporate litigation, arbitration, advising, negotiation, documentations, documents review, legal due diligence, and legal compliance audit are the main areas of his service.
He writes on the contemporary legal subjects and issues– copyright and trademark (intellectual property laws), taxation (income tax and VAT laws), foreign investment laws, hydropower and energy laws, media laws, corporate governance, contracts, judicial trends and practice in delivering economic justice to the business community and taxpayers.
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