Law Ninjas GC Summit, Mumbai

  • February 20, 2023 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
  • Four Seasons Hotel

    1 Doctor Elijah Moses Road
    Mumbai, Maharashtra 400018
Ticket Price $12,000-$29,990 This event is now over




Law Ninjas is proud to present this exclusive summit which will feature senior leaders engaging in interactive discussions on the key issues and challenges facing the legal industry.  It will be a full-day event with a series of interesting panel conversations, networking opportunities and fun activities, followed by an exciting "Ninja Night" in the evening. 



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Topics and GC Speakers


1. "Key Trends in Law and Policy"

• Anil Lale, General Counsel, Viacom18 

• Ashish Chandra, General Counsel, CoinSwitch

• Avantika Bajaj, Group General Counsel, Swiggy

• Prateek Sharma, Lead Legal & Compliance, Fractal


2. "How to Conduct a White-Collar Crime Investigation" 

• Amber Gupta, Head Corporate Legal, Company Secretary and Compliance Officer, Aditya Birla Capital

• Srivals Kumar, Head – Legal, Sunteck Realty

• Vimal Dangri, Chief Legal & Compliance Officer, Mastek


3. "How to Recruit, Retain and Train Talent"

• Anirban Deb Ray, General Counsel, India, Tata Communications

• Deepankari Mohapatra, Head of Legal, Suta

• Nishant Nayan, Head - Legal, Company Secretary and Compliance, Panasonic


4. "An Insight into Media, Entertainment and the Law"

• Isha Rathnam, CLO (Director - Legal Affairs) South Asia & Networks – Emerging Markets Asia, Lionsgate

• Manik Sood, Senior Vice President – Legal, ZEE Entertainment

• Saee Arvind Jondhale, Head Legal, India, Believe

• Shalinee Kulshreshtha, General Counsel, South Asia, Dentsu


5. "How to Build a Strong Governance, Risk and Compliance Program"

• Amit Pandey, EVP & General Counsel, GSK Pharmaceuticals  

• Bijoya Roy, General Counsel, South Asia, Pernod Ricard 

• Parveen Mahtani, Chief Legal Officer, Mahindra Lifespaces

• Prashant Marathe, General Counsel and VP – Legal & Compliance, Sula Vineyards


6. "How to Optimise Legal Operations" 

• Gaurav Dugar, General Counsel, CredAble

• Hanno Kunkel, General Counsel, India, Siemens

• Sandeep Rathod, General Counsel and Vice President (Legal and Compliance), J. B. Chemicals & Pharmaceuticals Limited

• Sudeshna Chatterjee, Head of Legal – India, Gilbarco Veeder-Root


7. "Risks in the World of M&A, Private Equity and Venture Capital" 

• Aravind Balajee, Group Head - Legal & Compliance, Lodha Ventures

• Panduranga Acharya, General Counsel, Zepto

• Shubham Patel, Manager - Legal & Compliance, Axilor Ventures

• Vardaan Ahluwalia, Head of Legal, Premji Invest


8. "Technology, AI, ChatGPT, and the Law"

• Abhishek Thanvi,  Head of Legal, India Corporate Centers, JP Morgan Chase & Co

• Meenal Maheshwari Shah, Group Legal Director, LemmaTree Group, Temasek

• Soumya Hariharan, Head of Legal, Karkinos Healthcare

• Swathi Kamath, Legal Head – South Asia, DuPont


9. "Key Trends in the Banking and NBFC Sector"

• R. N. Lakshmi, Head Legal - Corporate, Retail and Digital Lending, Aditya Birla Finance

• Rucha Joshi, Director and India Head Legal, Rabobank

• Sapna Bhawnani, Head of Legal for South Asia and General Counsel APAC COO, Credit Suisse

• Shraddha Mor Agrawal, Head of Legal Department, India, Mizuho Bank Ltd.



Platinum Sponsors:  KPMG, SpotDraft, Vahura

Gold Sponsors:  Desai & Diwanji, IndusLaw, Khaitan Legal Associates, Osborne Partners

Event Supporters:  Luthra and Luthra Law Offices India, Mani Chengappa & Mathur, Mumbai Centre for International Arbitration, Rainmaker Online Training Solutions

Knowledge Partner:  Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas & Co


Participant Profile 

General Counsel, Head of Legal, Chief Legal Officer, Chief Compliance Officer, In-House Counsel, Company Secretary, Law Firm Partner, Law Firm Associate, Legal Tech Company, Legal Industry Vendor 


Dress Code

Smart Casual

Date & Time

Mon, Feb 20, 2023 9:00 am - 10:00 pm

Venue Details

Four Seasons Hotel

1 Doctor Elijah Moses Road
Mumbai, Maharashtra 400018 Four Seasons Hotel
Law Ninjas

Law Ninjas was established in 2017 as a WhatsApp group for in-house lawyers.  

Since then, it has transformed into a community for thousands of lawyers and law students around the world where one can build relationships and learn everything about being a successful lawyer.  

We host conferences and workshops featuring world-class speakers, run coaching sessions, and provide invaluable resources on a range of topics, such as drafting an effective CV and cover letter, applying for an LLM, succeeding as an in-house lawyer, acing a legal job interview, and much, much more.  

Our speakers have come from the African Development Bank, Amazon, Citi, Deutsche Bank, H&M, Harvard Law School, Infosys, KFC, Mercedes-Benz, Oxford University, PepsiCo, SIAC, SpiceJet, TikTok, Twitter, UNIQLO, Volvo Cars, and many more global organizations.  

We are incredibly passionate about giving back to the legal community, and 10% of our profits go towards funding scholarships for deserving law students across the globe.  

We have received Businessworld’s Legal Entrepreneur of the Year award, we were named as finalists in two categories at the Australian Law Awards 2022, and we have hosted large GC conferences in New Delhi, Mumbai, Bengaluru and Sydney.

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