Morgan Lewis partners and co-leaders of the firm’s India practice, Karun Cariappa and Rahul Kapoor, have been named to The International A-List for 2019 by India Business Law Journal. The list recognizes the top 100 India-focused international lawyers based on nominations from lawyers with Indian law firms and India-focused in-house counsel around the world.
Karun has more than 14 years of corporate and securities law experience, representing corporate issuers, selling shareholders, and investment banks in Asia. He advises on initial public offerings, follow-on offerings, offers for sale, private placements, block trades, bond offerings, and bond restructurings. Karun is resident in the firm’s Singapore office and is also a director of Morgan Lewis Stamford.
With a focus on commercial, intellectual property, and technology transactions, Rahul counsels clients on strategic alliances, joint ventures, and corporate partnering transactions in the technology and life science industries. He also handles standards body licensing structures, patent licensing, open source software strategy, ecommerce and privacy, supply and distribution agreements, consignment agreements, spinoffs and core technology licenses, and IT outsourcing transactions. Rahul is resident in the firm’s Silicon Valley office.
Morgan Lewis’s India practice offers a robust suite of services to clients seeking to do business in India and the Asia-Pacific region, as well as companies based in India wanting to expand operations elsewhere. The firm serves as counsel to some of the largest global corporations and financial institutions active in this part of the world.
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