PEOPLE

Taruna Raju

Senior Associate
Chennai

M: +91 63802 48622
E: taruna.raju@foxmandal.in

A dynamic corporate lawyer, Taruna, has swiftly ascended to a pivotal role within the M&A, PE, and Corporate Commercial practices in the Chennai office. She advises on a wide range of matters including mergers and acquisitions, private equity, venture capital transactions, and corporate commercial arrangements. With expertise in government regulatory affairs, policy formulation, and technology law, she offers nuanced counsel to clients spanning diverse industries.

EXPERTISE

Her expertise extends to government regulatory affairs, corporate policy formulation (including ESG-ESMS), employment advisory, data protection and privacy (including ISO 27001 legal audits), technology transfer, infrastructure projects, and corporate insolvency resolutions.

Armed with a Masters in Intellectual Property Rights and Technology Law from Jindal Global Law School, Taruna seamlessly integrates her academic insights with practical experience to provide nuanced advisory services in IP and technology law within her transactional engagements.

Her clientele spans a diverse spectrum, encompassing startups, private and public enterprises, investors, acquirers, management teams, and targets across various industries such as cyber-security, apparel, shipping, logistics, education/edtech, fintech, publishing, information technology, infrastructure, renewable energy, food processing, pharmaceuticals, life sciences, chemicals, textiles, and healthcare.

Among her noteworthy contributions are facilitating the establishment of an LNG terminal project in Southern India, orchestrating acquisitions of key industry players, and orchestrating high-profile cross-border joint ventures.

EDUCATION

  • LLM (Intellectual Property Rights and Technology Law), Jindal Global Law School, OP Jindal Global University, 2022
  • B.A, B.L (Hons), School of Excellence in Law, The Tamil Nadu Dr. Ambedkar Law University, 2014-2019

ADMISSION

    • Bar Council of Tamil Nadu and Puducherry

publiCATION

  • Deconstructing Press Note No. 3 of the FDI Policy (2020 Series): Security, Clarity and Exiguity, 26 May 2021, Lexology, <https://www.lexology.com/library/detail.aspx?g=e376897b-eaba-44b0-8197-b41a28f17ad2>
  • Expansion of Highways, Environmental Clearances, and the 100 km Rule: To Segment or To Not?, 10 December 2021, Indian Journal of Projects, Infrastructure, and Energy Law (IJPIEL), <https://ijpiel.com/index.php/2021/12/10/expansion-of-highways-environmental-clearances-and-the-100-km-rule-to-segment-or-to-not/>

 

PRACTICE AREAS

  • Corporate Law
  • Commercial Law
  • Anti Sexual Harassment and Discrimination at Workplace
  • Employment & Termination
  • Health Safety & Environment
  • Labour Law
  • Organizational Policies
  • Renewable Energy
  • Bankruptcy & Insolvency
  • Divestment
  • Joint Venture
  • M&A and Cross Border Transactions
  • Restructuring & Reorganization
  • Strategic Alliance
  • Internet & E-Commerce
  • Privacy & Data Protection
  • Private Equity
  • Healthcare & Education
  • IT & Telecom
  • Government, Regulatory & Compliance Advisory
  • FDI & ODI
  • Regulatory Compliance

SECTORS

  • Automotive
  • Consumer Goods & Retail
  • Education
  • Food & Beverages
  • Healthcare & Life Sciences
  • Information Technology
  • Start-ups
  • Textiles, Apparels & Accessories