Kasturi specialises in Banking & Finance and Financial Services. She has extensive experience in Banking & Finance related transactions including all manner of Debt Transactions (secured, limited recourse and syndicated), Project Finance, Insolvency, Acquisition Finance, Structured Finance, Real Estate Financing, External Commercial Borrowings, Security creation, Unlisted Debt and General Banking Products.
Kasturi has advised several lenders, financial institutions and foreign portfolio investors on their investments in secured and unsecured non-convertible debentures in the infrastructure and energy sector.
Kasturi has also advised multiple lenders and financial institutions on refinancing and restructuring of loans in accordance with schemes notified by the Reserve Bank of India and enforcement actions for recovery of loans under Indian laws.
With regard to Insolvency, she has advised on the insolvency of a listed company as per the new insolvency regime in India.
In addition, she has extensive experience in advising several banks and financial institutions in the capacity of Lenders’ Legal Counsel in relation to syndicated loans availed for the setting-up of wind power, solar power and port projects.
She also regularly renders advisory services to banks and financial institutions on structuring of transactions, transfer of loan portfolios, new product offerings, sanctioning of external commercial borrowing loan and debt restructuring.
She has been practicing law since 2012. Before joining JSA, she was with Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas & Co., one of India’s premier and oldest law firms and she was an Associate there for almost two years. Prior to working at Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas & Co., she was with HSA Advocates.