Image of Ayesha Rai

Ayesha Rai



Mergers and Acquisitions, Private Equity, General Corporate, Corporate Restructuring, investments, Joint Ventures, labour & Employment laws, Aviation, Corporate & Asset Financing, Sale & Leaseback Arrangements, Operating & Finance Leasing

Ayesha is a corporate finance lawyer with more than 15 years of experience. She regularly advises commercial airlines, scheduled and non-scheduled operators, lessors, financiers, owners, maintenance, and repair organizations. Her expertise spans various facets of aviation law, encompassing aircraft financing, sale-purchase transactions, aircraft/helicopter/engine leasing (operating and financial), technical & commercial contracts, etc. She also advises clients on various regulatory matters affecting the aviation industry in India. She has been recognized by the likes of Chambers & Partners and Legal 500 for her expertise.

In addition to her specialization in aviation, Ayesha advises on domestic and cross-border mergers & acquisitions and corporate commercial matters, including foreign exchange regulations, corporate restructuring, investments, joint ventures, leasing and financing arrangements, family trust documentation, and corporate governance. Prior to joining DMD Advocates, Ayesha has worked with Lumiere Law Partners and Desai & Diwanji.

Academic Qualifications

LL.B. from Delhi University

Masters in Business Laws, National Law School of India University

Bar Admissions

Bar Council of Delhi

© DMD Advocates, 2023-24

Designed and maintained by Grapdes


This website has been designed only for the purpose of dissemination of basic information on DMD Advocates and is not meant for advertising or for soliciting work by DMD Advocates. The information provided through this website should not be construed as legal advice and is not intended to create any attorney-client relationship between DMD Advocates and the reader. Readers are requested to seek formal legal advice prior to acting upon any information provided herein.

I Agree