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 transfer and privacy; 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 also regularly assists clients in cross-border transactions, especially between India and the United States

In addition to assisting clients in corporate matters, Mr. Jain also works with them and the firm’s litigation team for resolution of disputes. He has successfully represented clients in state and federal commercial litigations and arbitrations and in ICC arbitrations.  He has also worked with U.S. corporations for dispute resolution in India.

Mr. Jain is a Life Fellow of the American Bar Foundation and has been appointed by the Appellate Division of the Supreme Court of New York, First Department, as a member of the Attorney Grievance Committee. He is also active in various bar associations and is the Co-chair of the South Asia/ Oceanic and India Committee of the American Bar Association International Law Section.  In the past, he has also served as chair of the Asian Affairs Committee of the New York City Bar, and chair of the Subcommittee on Privacy Law in the Information Technology and Computer Law Committee.

Mr. Jain is an Honorary Trustee of International Mahavira Jain Mission, a nonprofit, and has in the past served as its principal executive officer and trustee.  He has also been a member of the board of directors of the South Asian Bar Association and TIE, a community of entrepreneurs.

Mr. Jain 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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