Ramya Hariharan

Ramya Hariharan

Partner | Kolkata

Corporate & Commercial, Banking & Finance, Projects, Energy & Infrastructure
Enrolment No. WB/265/2002

About

Ramya is a partner in the Corporate & Commercial, Banking & Finance and Projects, Energy & Infrastructure practice group of the firms. With more than 17 years of experience, Ramya’s focus areas of practice comprise of corporate commercial, mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures and private equity, insolvency and restructuring and banking and finance. She also advises on labour and employment laws and on projects related transactions. She is on the board of several listed and unlisted companies. She is a law graduate from Calcutta University and is also a qualified Company Secretary.

Practice areas

  • Corporate & Commercial
  • Banking & Finance
  • Projects, Energy & Infrastructure

Expertise

  • Mergers & Acquisition
  • Joint Ventures
  • Private Equity
  • General corporate advisory and restructuring
  • Project finance and structured finance

Representative matters

  • Smartworks Coworking Spaces on USD 25 million Series A investment by Lisbrine
  • Tata Steel on the acquisition of Bhubaneswar Power
  • ICICI Bank being the lead bank on a financial assistance of INR 350 crores granted by it along with other lenders to Sri Kalahasthi Pipes
  • Ramkrishna Forgings on an external commercial borrowing from DEG
  • Listed and unlisted companies on drafting of resolution plans and on various issues arising under the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code, 2016 including representing the clients before the NCLT and NCLAT

Publications & recognitions

  • “Lenders face a choice between debtor, guarantor” – India Business Law Journal
  • “Changes needed to support real estate project financing in India” – India Business Law Journal
  • “Smart cities mission needs innovative financing models” – India Business Law Journal