Visiting Faculty of Law, NLUJAA

Ms. Anindita Phukan

Ph. No.: +91-361-2738891 (Office)

Ms. Anindita Phukan

Anindita specializes in corporate and commercial laws with focus on strategic/ venture capital/ private equity investments, mergers and acquisitions (domestic, foreign inward and outbound), joint ventures (domestic, foreign inward and outbound), technology and media and employment related issues. Anindita has around twenty three (23) years of experience in advising clients across a cross section of industries on investments and divestment strategies, acquisitions, joint ventures, commercial contracts, technology collaboration and licensing, employment issues, etc.

Prior to co-founding Altum Law (Delhi, Bangalore & Guwahati), Anindita has held positions in ICICI Limited (now ICICI Bank Limited), Kolkata and New Delhi, J. Sagar Associates, New Delhi, AZB and Partners, Bangalore, Poovayya & Co., Bangalore (Partner), Phukan & Associates, Bangalore (Managing Partner), Khaitan & Co, Bangalore (Partner) and Tempus Law Associates (Partner).

Anindita regularly finds mention in national and international legal journals and blogs on matters relating to her work and is frequently invited to national institutions (including the Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore where she is a faculty member for its executive/ short duration education programmes and the National Law University and Judicial Academy, Assam where she is visiting faculty) and events to speak on various topics of academic and current legal interest. Also, encouraged and enthused by the response to her teaching and mentoring sessions, Anindita has now combined her love for the law and passion for teaching/ mentoring and spends considerable time with young entrepreneurs, peers and industry veterans in sharing and learning. Anindita is also taking small steps to understand certain environmental issues, especially those surrounding human-animal conflict in and around the forested areas of India (Anindita is a member of the Advisory Council of Balipara Foundation, Assam).

B.A., LL.B (Hons.) from the National Law School of India University, Bangalore (1996).

Professional Memberships:

  • Bar Council of Assam, Nagaland, Meghalaya, Manipur, Tripura, Mizoram and Arunachal Pradesh (All India Practice Rights).
  • Charter Member of TiE, Bangalore Chapter.
  • Charter Member of TiE, Guwahati Chapter.