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Madhurima Mukherjee

Madhurima Mukherjee

Ms. Madhurima Mukherjee, is a noted corporate finance and capital markets lawyer of India.

Awarded the Top 30 Powerful Women in Business Award, 2013 by Business Today.

Work experience:

 Partner, Amarchand & Mangaldas & Suresh.A.Shroff & Co., New Delhi, till 2006.

Partner, heading the capital markets practice at Luthra & Luthra Law Offices, till.

Awards and Recognitions: 

Awarded the Top 30 Powerful Women in Business Award, 2013 by Business Today.

Featured by IFLR Asialaw – India Annual Review  as a leading capital markets lawyer and by Asian Legal Business in the list of Hot 100 lawyers’ for 2011, Ms. Mukherjee is among the select few lawyers in India to have been ranked by Chambers Asia Pacific 2013 in Band I for capital markets. Ms. Mukherjee is also featured in the International WHO’S WHO of Professionals and Asialaw Leading Lawyers 2012 as a leading capital markets lawyer. As per Chamber Asia Pacific 2013, Ms. Mukherjee has the talent of putting your point across without alienating the other side” and as per Chambers 2012, “Her knowledge of capital markets law is extensive and clients see her as a trustworthy adviser. Ms. Mukherjee has been recognized as a leading lawyer by Chambers Asia 2009 which regards her as an individual who understands the business and legal side of deals and covers both comprehensively in her advice and by Chambers Asia 2008 which takes note of her deep experience and great responsiveness”. She has been voted by Asialaw Leading Lawyers survey in 2008 and 2009 as the “most highly-acclaimed legal expert in the Asia-Pacific region” for ‘Capital Markets and Corporate Finance’.

Ms. Mukherjee has wide experience in the whole gamut of securities offerings in the domestic and international markets, and has also advised on numerous asset restructuring and acquisition transactions across India. In the course of her long career, Ms. Mukherjee has led some of the most prestigious capital markets transactions in India, including the Coal India IPO, the largest IPO in India till date, DLF IPO, the ADR issue by Sterlite Industries, the first listing of an Indian REIT on the Singapore Stock Exchange, the sale by Petronas of its stake in Cairn India through the ‘screen based’ trading platform of the stock exchanges, the second largest transaction of its kind in India till date and the sale by Government of India of its stake in ONGC through the stock exchange mechanism, the first transaction of its kind. Among recent transactions, Ms. Mukherjee advised the underwriters in listing of the units of the Religare Health Trust on the Singapore Stock Exchange and in the initial public offering of Bharti Infratel, and in the institutional placement programmes of DLF and Fortis. She has counseled a number of prestigious corporate clients, besides having advised the Government of India on numerous disinvestments. Her deep understanding of regulatory issues and acumen in evolving unique commercial structures makes her the preferred counsel for underwriters.

Ms. Mukherjee graduated from National Law School of India University, Bangalore and was admitted to the Bar in 1998.

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