ANKIT KASHYAP’s practice is focused on public and private international securities transactions, including transactions that involve U.S. securities laws, as well as initial public offerings, follow-on offerings, private placements to qualified investors and the issuance of American and global depository receipts. Prior to joining Sidley, Ankit worked at major international law firms in Singapore and India.
Ankit was named by India Business Law Journal 2019 to its top 100 international lawyers for India-related matters, naming him to its “A-List” of India specialists around the world. He was also named to Law360’s 2019 “Rising Stars” report, the report recognizes a selected list of lawyers under 40 “whose legal accomplishments transcend their age.”
In addition, Ankit is recognized as an “Up and Coming” lawyer in the Capital Markets (India) category in Chambers Asia Pacific 2019, in which a client noted that “he was very diligent, thoughtful and grasped our business quickly, turning around his thoughts on our documents on a real-time basis.” He is also recognized in Chambers Global 2020 in the Capital Markets (India) and Capital Markets (Singapore) categories.
Admissions & Certifications
- New York
- England and Wales (Solicitor)
- Singapore (Registered as Foreign Lawyer)
- University of Pennsylvania Law School, LL.M., 2012
- National Law School of India University, LL.B., 2004
- National Law School of India University, B.A., 2004