Former SAM lawyer Gaurav Dayal and ex Themis Lawyer Amritha Salian have joined the Corporate and M&A practice at Lakshmikumaran & Sridharan.
Prior to joining Lakshmikumaran & Sridharan, Dayal worked with Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas & Co for 11 years, while Salian was an Associate Partner at Themis Associates.
Gaurav Dayal is an alumnus of National Law School of India University (NLSIU), Bengaluru. He has around 12 years of experience working as a transactions lawyer for clients in diverse sectors including IT-ITeS, renewable energy, e-commerce, manufacturing, FMCG, financial services, technology start-ups, hospitality, real estate and logistics. Before joining L&S, he had a short stint at OYO as AVP and Associate General Counsel.
Amritha Salian is a graduate of University Law College (ULC), Bengaluru with more than 14 years of experience working as a corporate lawyer. Her primary practice areas are Private Equity and Venture Capital investments, acquisitions and commercial contracts.She has previously also worked at Mundkur Law Partners, Trilegal, Lexygen and IndusLaw.
“Both Gaurav and Amritha are exceptional additions to our corporate and M&A practice group. Their joining reflects our commitment to offer sophisticated, responsive and high-quality legal support to our clients on corporate advisory matters and transactions across our offices,”said N Mathivanan, Principal Partner and Head of Corporate and M&A Practice at Lakshmikumaran & Sridharan.