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Amita Gopinath





Columbia Law School, LL.M., 2009

National Law School of India University, B.A.-LL.B., 2006

Bar Admissions


Licensed in India and New York, Amita Gopinath is skilled at handling a wide range of cross-border transactions and general corporate law issues.

She assists both foreign and domestic clients in M&A transactions and joint ventures, including advising on potential antitrust issues, and provides investment advice to overseas clients looking to establish a presence in North America. She advises both lenders and borrowers with financing transactions, with a particular emphasis on cross-border transactions.

She has experience with private equity, debt offerings, and capital markets transactions including syndicated loan facilities, debt and medium term note offerings and Rule 144A and Regulation S offerings and private placements.  

Prior to joining Miller Canfield, Amita worked at a large Indian law firm and at the Singapore office of an international law firm, where she represented global underwriters and corporations in international securities offerings, including initial public offerings, convertible bonds, Indian depository receipts and qualified institutions placements.

Representative Matters


Columbia Law School, LL.M., Harlem Tutoring Project

National Law School of India University, B.A.-LL.B., (Honors) Student Bar Review Editor 2005-06

National University of Singapore, Singapore Academic Exchange Program

Lawyers of Color, Hot List 2014

Professional Activities

New York State Bar Association, Corporate Counsel Section, International Section, Young Lawyers Section


"Evidentiary Issues in Cyber Crimes," Apex Court Expressions, 2004

"Corporate Criminal Liability," Company Law Journal, 2004