Nappinai & Co

Editorial analysis
    • Established: 1991
    • Lawyers: 6
    • Recommended for: Internet and e-Commerce
    • Split of work: Domestic 70% International 30%
    • Offices: Chennai, Mumbai
    • Practice Areas: Arbitration; Corporate; Cybercrime; Information Technology; Intellectual Proper ty; Litigation; Mediation; Private Equity;

    The past year has seen Nappinai & Co expand its team and diversify its workload, now boasting a staff of six lawyers and placing a greater emphasis on international engagements. Alongside its respected IT law practice, the firm is known for its corporate advisory, private equity and dispute resolution work.


    Founding partner NS Nappinai began practising at the Madras bar in 1991, before moving to Mumbai at the turn of the century. She has amassed extensive domestic and cross-border corporate and commercial transactions and disputes experience, with a focus on private equity and debt placements, and enjoys an “excellent” reputation for her IT and IP rights work in particular.


    Nappinai & Co has recently provided corporate advice to an international food products company with respect to its investment in an Indian entity, as well as in technology transfer issues. The firm has also provided disputes and advisory support to an Indian and international group of companies in the luxury brands and real estate sectors.