IPBA 2021

Aaron Kamath

Leader - Technology and Int’l Commercial Laws
Nishith Desai Associates

Aaron advises clients on complex cross-border transactions including technology deals, mergers and acquisitions, private equity investments, legal and regulatory matters & commercial transactions across various sectors, with special focus on IT, digital media, e-commerce, retail and fin-tech. He advises a number of multi-national corporations on various legal and regulatory aspects including privacy-related compliances and documentation; IP structuring, strategy and prosecution. He has also done extensive research and assisted clients in relation to disruptive technologies including blockchain, AI, IoT, cloud computing, ed-tech.

Aaron has played a key role in the firm’s regulatory and policy initiatives, and representations to the Indian Government. He has been invited for numerous speaking engagements, workshops and seminars. He regularly writes thought leadership and research articles and papers for internationally acclaimed publications and has also been quoted by both internationally and domestically renowned publications.

Aaron is qualified to practice law in India and is enrolled as an Advocate with the Karnataka State Bar Council. He is a member of the TMT Committee at the Inter-Pacific Bar Association and winner of the IPBA Annual Scholarship for Young Lawyers 2019.