Deputy Managing Partner
Madhu enjoys 21 years of experience. She heads the media and technology practice at the firm. Her clients rely on her to decisively act in their best interest to align with their larger business objectives.
Madhu has worked on very prominent media, technology, gaming, sports and data protection advisory and contentious matters.
Madhu draws on her rich body of prior experience, where she has represented both sides, on a negotiation table. Her core expertise is Media and Entertainment, Intellectual Property Rights and Banking and Finance. For the IPR practice, she has represented some of the largest production houses, film studios (including Hollywood studios), television channels/ broadcasters, digital media companies and content aggregators.
She has represented the Indian Broadcasting Federation and a host of associations of television and film producers including IFTPC and IMPAA and Producers’ Guild.
On the Banking and Finance side, she has represented some of the largest Financial Institutions and Non-Banking Financial Companies (NBFCs). She has represented clients in some of the largest claims before the Debt Recovery Tribunal, under the Indian Bankruptcy Code (IBC).
She has been instrumental in structuring complicated financing-cum-distribution deals, production and co-production deals for Bollywood production houses and Hollywood studios.
On the disputes side, Madhu has represented clients before the Supreme Court of India and High Courts across various states and other key forums including National Company Law Tribunal.
Technology, Media & Telecommunication (TMT)
Banking & Finance
Non-Banking Financial Companies (NBFCs),
Insolvency & bankruptcy
Intellectual Property Rights (IPR)
Non-conventional Media practice (like Digital Platforms)
LL.B, Mumbai University, J.C. Law College, Mumbai
B.H. Sc., SVT University