PRAGYAN PATNAIK is an associate in the M&A and Private Equity group in the firm’s New York office. Pragyan’s practice involves representing and advising private and public clients across a range of industries in a variety of corporate transactions, including domestic and cross-border mergers, joint ventures, strategic and private equity acquisitions and dispositions. Pragyan also advises clients on general corporate, shareholder activism and corporate governance matters.
Prior to joining Sidley, Pragyan was an associate at a law firm in Mumbai, where she worked in the securities, M&A and investment funds space. She provided advisory, transactional and litigation services to clients. She also has experience working in policy development.
Pragyan earned her LL.M. in Securities and Financial Regulation at Georgetown University Law Center. She earned her B.A. and LL.B. from the National Law School of India University.
Pragyan is fluent in Hindi and Oriya.
*Not yet admitted to practice in New York.
Admissions & Certifications
- Georgetown University Law Center, LL.M., 2018
- National Law School of India University, B.A., LL.B., 2013