June 2023: Kochhar & Co. has announced that Ms. Kaveri Shrivastava joined the firm as a Senior Partner and Co-Head of its Hyderabad office.
Kaveri obtained her LL.M. from New York University after graduating from Campus Law Centre, University of Delhi. She is a member of the New York State Bar Association and dual-qualified to practice law in India and the United States.
With almost two decades of experience, Kaveri focuses on corporate and commercial laws advising on acquisitions, joint ventures, strategic alliances, cross-border investments, infrastructure projects and high-stake litigation matters. She has represented reputed domestic and multinational clients across several sectors, including aviation, education, infrastructure (roads and bridges), IT & ITes, metals and minerals, oil & gas, pharmaceuticals & life sciences, power (conventional and renewable), and retail. In addition to the above, Kaveri has supported clients on high stake matters before various Indian courts and tribunals, including state High Courts, subordinate courts, and the National Company Law Tribunal.
Prior to joining Kochhar & Co., Kaveri worked with Amarchand Mangaldas and Tatva Legal.
Welcoming Kaveri to the Firm, Mr. Rohit Kochhar, Founding Member and Chairman of Kochhar & Co. said: "Our Hyderabad office has been consistently recognized by clients as a leading law firm serving prominent foreign and domestic corporations in the states of Telangana and Andhra Pradesh. Kaveri's cross-border experience, strong credentials, and client relationships complement our goals to provide top-draw legal services and support to clients at their doorstep. I am delighted to welcome Kaveri into the Firm and wish her the very best in her new leadership role in Kochhar Hyderabad."
Kaveri said: "Telangana has been on a growth path since its formation and, despite the pandemic, has continued to receive significant domestic and global investments across various sectors. Its position as the key life sciences, pharma, and IT/ITes cluster in India and the world is undisputed. As part of the Kochhar team, I will endeavor to continue assisting clients on complex legal issues by leveraging the Firm's vast and robust international network while contributing to the growth and expansion of our full-service practice and presence in this region."
Kochhar & Co. is one of the leading and largest corporate law firms in India, with a full-service presence in seven (7) prominent Indian cities, including New Delhi, Mumbai, Bangalore, Chennai, Gurgaon, Chandigarh, and Hyderabad, and three overseas offices - in Dubai, Singapore, and Chicago. With the induction of Kaveri Shrivastava, Kochhar & Co. has 58 Partners across its India and overseas offices.