With over three decades of experience, Shivpriya is one of the top commercial lawyers in the country. She is a Partner at JSA as well as the co-chair of the corporate practice at the firm. Her prolific career includes experience in mergers and acquisitions, corporate restructuring, strategic joint ventures and corporate advisory.
The breadth of Shivpriya’s transactional experience equips her to navigating regulatory challenges in the retail, education, defence, mining, aviation, real estate, food and food processing sectors incisively and with equal élan. Her sound business-oriented advice helped steer the course of complex, high-profile mandates like Wal-Mart, Michelin, EMAAR, KFC and Pizza Hut, Fidelity, Frankfurt Airport, Posco, Pernod Ricard, Hindustan Times, and several other Fortune 500 companies.
Before joining JSA, Shivpriya acted as a litigator in one of India’s premier law chambers, which accorded her deep experience in complicated strategic alliances, restructurings, shareholder issues, bribery and anti-corruption investigations, technology licensing and transfers, senior management engagement and exits, while equipping her with a cohesive view of legal standards and nuances in the country. She has substantial experience in litigation and arbitration, including international arbitration.
Shivpriya has been ranked one of the leading lawyers by Legal 500, IBLJ and Chambers, and her views have been published across industry journals and mainstream media. She is dual-qualified in India.