Automotive; corporate/M&A; energy & utilities
Nipun joined the Corporate Group at Bird & Bird as a partner in March 2008 from White & Case, where she was a partner in the firm’s India practice. Prior to White & Case, Nipun was global head of legal at ISPAT International (now ArcelorMittal).
Since arriving at Bird & Bird, Nipun has been a key driver of the strategy with regard to India, including the India related M&A and corporate finance and dispute resolution work. Nipun was named by IBLJ as one of the top 100 international lawyers for India-related matters in 2021 and has recently been awarded the Legal Era Global Achievers Award 2022.
“Nipun is someone who has advised Indian and international clients on many matters over the years in multiple jurisdictions. She can assist the client to get to the point they need to, with the right team and all very promptly,” says a client.