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Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas & Co

AMARCHAND TOWERS, 216 OKHLA INDUSTRIAL ESTATE, PHASE 3, NEW DELHI 110 020, INDIA
Tel:
Work +91 11 4159 0700
Fax:
Fax +91 11 2692 4900
Email:
Web:
www.amsshardul.com
Ahmedabad, Bangalore, Chennai, Gurugram, Kolkata, Mumbai and 1 more

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Shailaja Lall

Tel:
Work 011 41590700
Email:
Web:
www.amsshardul.com
Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas & Co

Work Department

General Corporate & Insurance

Position

Ms. Shailaja Lall is a Partner at Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas and heads the Non Contentious Insurance practice of the firm. She has worked extensively in the field of insurance law for over 18 years. Her experience includes advising insurers, reinsurers and other financial institutions on a full range of transactional and regulatory matters, including share and business acquisitions, joint ventures, reinsurance, distribution agreements, bancassurance arrangements and group re-organisations. Ms. Lall has also advised multinational insurers on key regulatory developments impacting the sector. She works with many of the best-known and most-respected companies throughout the insurance sector, and has extensive experience in advising clients on a variety of complex legal issues.

She was the Vice Chair of the Lex Mundi Insurance & Reinsurance Practice Group (2012-16) and a member of the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry’s (FICCI) Insurance and Pensions Committee (2014-15).

In relation to insurance regulatory advice, her experience includes advising reinsurers, insurers, corporate agents, TPAs and insurance brokers on investment structures, distribution arrangements, service arrangements, reinsurance arrangements and interpretation of regulations, circulars and guidelines issued by the IRDAI. She also regularly advices foreign reinsurance companies in relation to registration requirements in India and applicable regulatory compliances.

Shailaja is described as a "very sharp lawyer on the rise." Peers remark on her transactional expertise and clients appreciate her availability and her negotiation skills. Legal 500 describes her simply as ‘outstanding’, whereas Chambers & Partners has quoted her clients as saying "She understands time pressures and the intensities. There were many break points and she made sure that we got the advice and that the negotiations didn't break down", and “"knowledgeable, with strong research skills". 

Career

Shailaja has worked for two top tier corporate law firms in Mumbai early in her career. She was a Partner at Tuli & Co, New Delhi prior to joining Amarchand Mangaldas Suresh A Shroff & Co in 2007.

Languages

English, Hindi, Malayalam

Member

Bar Council of Maharashtra & Goa

Education

B.SL. LL.B., ILS Law College, Pune”


India

Insurance

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