Mrs. Vaiji Raghunathan

Visiting Faculty

LL.M. (Northwestern University)

Prior to joining NCU Law School, Professor Raghunathan was teaching at O.P. Jindal Global University. She has practiced law in India and the United States of America for several years. She worked at Reitler Kailas and Rosenblatt LLC, a New York-based law firm in the areas of general corporate law, mergers and acquisitions, securities law and venture financing. Prior to this, she was in the New York office of Shearman & Sterling LLP in its mergers and acquisitions and bank finance groups.

During her tenure in the US, she worked on several cross-border transactions for leading US and global organizations. She also assisted in the establishment of and provided advice to several start-ups. In India, she has worked in the areas of corporate law, arbitration and consumer law.

Professor Raghunathan has a master’s degree in law (LL.M.) from Northwestern University School of Law, where she graduated with honors. She received her bachelor’s degree in law (B.L.) from the University of Madras and was ranked first in the University. She is admitted to the New York State Bar and is a member of the Bar Council of Tamil Nadu, India.

She was actively involved with Data Security Council of India and has conducted workshops and published articles in this area. She teaches elective courses related to corporate law. She is also an independent legal consultant.