Shafaq Uraizee Sapre

Shafaq Uraizee Sapre, Partner, JSA

Ms. Shafaq Uraizee Sapre specialises in Mergers and Acquisitions, Joint Ventures and Private Equity investments and transactions, general commercial and general corporate matters.



  • Bar Council of Maharashtra & Goa
  • Bombay Bar Association
  • International Bar Association



  • B.A. (Hons.), University of Bombay (1998)
  • LL.B., Bachelor of Law, Government Law College (2001)
  • L.L.M., University of Bombay (2003)



  • English
  • Hindi
  • Marathi

She has over 18 years of experience and advises domestic and international companies in their inbound and outbound investments, mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, strategic collaborations, technology transfers, data protection, outsourcing arrangements and setting up of operations in India across a multitude of sectors. She has assisted several international and domestic venture capital and private equity funds with respect to the legal aspects of their investments in India. She has advised major international businesses with their investment strategies, structuring and setting up of their operations in India. She has led several legal due diligence teams and renders opinions on various issues concerning investments, doing business in India, on general commercial and corporate matters.

She was previously a Partner and Head of Corporate Practice for West and South India at Lakshmikumaran & Sridharan Attorneys, Partner at Bharucha & Partners and Head of the M&A and JV practices at Nishith Desai Associates.