Nihas Basheer is a partner at Wadia Ghandy & Co and part of the firm’s banking and finance practice. His area of practice focuses on securitisation and bilateral transactions, including the stressed asset space, debt capital markets (both onshore and offshore), structured finance and project finance. He also advises clients in relation to product documentation and general corporate matters. He is a frequent contributor to articles and literature on the Indian securitisation space. In 2007, he completed a BALLB (Hons) degree from the National University for Advanced Legal Studies, Cochin and that same year was admitted to the Bar. He has been with the firm since 2007. Nihas is also ranked in Chambers and Partners as a leading lawyer in India in the banking and finance sector.