Amit Kataria

Amit Kataria


University of Delhi (B.A., 2001)
University of Delhi (LL.B., 2004)
Columbia Law School (LL.M., 2007)

Bar Admissions

New York
Hong Kong (Solicitor)

Amit has extensive experience advising on mergers and acquisitions, private equity investments, securities offerings, as well as a broad range of transactional and corporate advisory matters. He represents corporations, financial sponsors, and their portfolio companies in global mergers and acquisitions across a wide range of industries, including:

  • Financial services
  • Technology
  • Biotech
  • Hospitality
  • Insurance
  • Logistics
  • Manufacturing
  • Real estate
  • Pharmaceuticals

Amit focuses on advising strategic acquirers and financial investors in connection with global cross-border transactions involving the United States, China, South Korea, India, rest of South Asia, and South East Asia. He has also regularly advised clients on various litigation, internal investigation, and enforcement matters related to India.

Amit has been named Dealmaker of the Year by multiple publications. He has also been recognized by Chambers Asia-Pacific as one of the leading lawyers for India corporate and M&A work, where he is described as a “very sound lawyer” who has a “deep understanding of the Indian market and is very proactive,” by his peers. Other sources add: “He is very prompt in anticipating potential roadblocks in a transaction and finds innovative solutions to address such roadblocks.”

Amit has practiced in New York, Hong Kong, and India. He speaks fluent English and Hindi.

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