[Exclusive]: Ex-Juris Corp Partner Veena Sivaramakrishnan joins Shardul Amarchand

[Exclusive]: Ex-Juris Corp Partner Veena Sivaramakrishnan joins Shardul Amarchand

Pallavi Saluja

Veena Sivaramakrishnan, who had recently resigned from Juris Corp, is joining Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas as a Partner in Mumbai.

At Shardul Amarchand, Veena will be focusing on the firm’s Banking, Restructuring and IBC practice.

Update: The firm has now sent a press release

Welcoming Veena to the Firm, Shardul S Shroff, Executive Chairman, Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas said,

Veena, joins us a partner who will strengthen and help expand our expertise and reach in the Banking, Restructuring and IBC practices. She is a great value add to our team as she brings her considerable experience of over 13 years in a Tier 1 banking firm and ICICI Bank, both in India and abroad. We are delighted to have her join us.

Akshay Chudasama, Managing Partner, said, “We are delighted to welcome Veena as a Partner in the Firm. She will be a vital contribution to the team and will help us further strengthen our relationship with our clients in the western region. She is a well-respected banking lawyer and has significant expertise on complex matters.”   

Veena had rejoined Juris Corp in 2009 from ICICI Bank, where she spent about three and a half years. She is a graduate of NALSAR, Hyderabad.

On joining the Firm, Veena Sivaramakrishnan, said,

“I am very excited to join Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas & Co  in the Banking, Restructuring and IBC team. It is the logical next step in my professional journey. I look forward to growing the practice to newer heights in the years to come. I am excited to exploit the opportunities that would present themselves going forward and contribute to the growth of the Firm.”

Juris Corp had recently announced the exit of four of its Partners, including Sivaramakrishnan.

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