Raghubir Menon is a corporate, M&A and PE partner at the firm. He is an expert on matters pertaining to private equity, joint ventures, and mergers and acquisitions. Raghubir has advised many private equity and sovereign wealth funds across the full range of their operations and activities and regularly advises funds such as Blackstone, KKR, Temasek, GIC and IDFC Alternatives. He represents investment and commercial banks, private equity funds, multilateral agencies and strategic corporate clients on a variety of domestic and cross-border transactions.
Raghubir won the M&A Lawyer of the Year: Private Equity for Asia Pacific at the Asian Lawyer Emerging Markets Awards 2015 for the work undertaken over 2015. As ‘one of the few lawyers that has the combination of both commercial and legal skills,’ Raghubir Menon enjoys a formidable reputation in the private equity market. ‘He would always be available and meet the deadlines without compromising on quality. We were more than impressed,’ explains one client, as quoted by Chambers and Partners.
Prior to joining Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas, Raghubir has worked with White & Case LLP, in London and Singapore, for five years. Raghubir is an LLB from the prestigious National Law School of India University, Bangalore. He enrolled at the Bar Council of Delhi in 2004 and is a qualified solicitor (England and Wales).