Jaipat S. Jain

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Mr. Jain represents domestic and international technology and other clients in corporate, securities and commercial transactions.  His practice focuses on mergers and acquisitions of private business entities; private securities transactions and regulatory compliance, including exempted offerings; choice, organization and governance of business entities; data protection and privacy law issues; blockchain regulatory compliance; and a wide range of business contracts that includes waterfall and agile software development, licensing of intellectual properties, employment law issues, distribution and supply agreement, working capital and asset-based lending, commercial mortgage lending, leasing and conveyance of commercial real estate, international trade and trade financing, including complex letters of credit.

Mr. Jain regularly assists clients in cross-border transactions, especially between India and the United States where, in addition to assisting clients in corporate matters, he also works with them in dispute resolution. He has successfully represented clients in state and federal commercial litigations and arbitrations and in ICC arbitrations.  Similarly, he has worked with U.S. corporations with transactions and dispute resolution involving India.

Mr. Jain is a Life Fellow of the American Bar Foundation and a member of various New York, national and international bar associations and professional organizations.  These include the New York City Bar (member of the Council on International Affairs, the Information Technology and Cyber Law Committee, former Chair of the Asian Affairs Committee), the American Bar Association (member of the Legal Opinions Committee, Business Law Section, and the Committee on Mergers and Acquisitions), the International Association of Privacy Professionals, and the International Technology Law Association.

Mr. Jain has in the past served for several years as the executive chair of the board of trustees and president of Siddhachalam, a preeminent Jain institution and pilgrimage place in North America. He has also been a member of the board of directors of the South Asian Bar Association and TIE, a community of entrepreneurs. He is a frequent speaker at business and law conferences in the U.S. and abroad and has chaired continuing legal education programs for the New York City Bar on Blockchain for Lawyers (2018) and Doing Business in India (2013 and 2014).


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