Anand Lakra


Anand is a partner in the Corporate and Securities Law practice of JSA. He specializes in takeovers, M&A, private equity and joint ventures. He focuses on transactional as well as securities advisory work. He has been involved in some of the leading Private Equity and M&A transactions involving publicly traded companies. 

Some of the clients Anand represents are Singtel, Bosch, Temasek, NIIT, Citibank, Advent, Carlyle Private Equity, Baring Private Equity, Gerresheimer, IIFL, JSW, Dupont, Onmboile, Hexaware Tech, and DXC Technology group.

Anand represented Baring Private Equity in its takeover of NIIT Technologies (deal value of INR 5000 crores), a publicly traded company in India. Anand also recently represented Advent Private Equity in its takeover of DFM Foods (deal value of INR 1000 crores), a publicly traded company in India. Some of the other recent transactions Anand has been involved in are L&T’s takeover offer to the shareholders of Mindtree, Total’s takeover offer to the shareholders of Adani Gas, Quess Corp’s takeover of Allsec Technologies and Hexaware’s acquisition of Mobiquity.

RSG India Report 2019 lists Anand as a recommended attorney in Corporate and Finance practice. IFLR rates Anand as a notable practitioner for M&A and corporate work in India.

Anand started his career with JSA and has been practicing law since 2008.

PRACTICE AREAS

SECTORS

MEMBERSHIPS

  • Bar Council of Maharashtra & Goa

EDUCATION

  • B.L.S., Govt. Law College, Mumbai
  • LL.B., Govt. Law College, Mumbai

LANGUAGES SPOKEN

  • English
  • Hindi

Last Updated on 14th April 2020

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