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Gurinder J. Singh

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Education

Wayne State University Law School, J.D., 2007

University of Michigan, College of Engineering, B.S.E.

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Gurinder is a corporate transactional attorney specializing in domestic and cross-border mergers and acquisitions (M&A) transactions. 

In addition to drafting and negotiating M&A transactions, Gurinder has experience advising clients on other general corporate matters, including drafting and negotiating joint ventures and strategic alliances, licensing or distribution arrangements and other business contracts. She has dedicated a portion of her practice to helping emerging companies by acting as their outside general counsel.

As part of her cross-border practice, Gurinder advises parties with the entire CFIUS notification filing process, including whether parties should make a filing,  providing an assessment of the risks involved, and negotiating with CFIUS. 

Gurinder's experience encompasses a wide range of industries including automotive, technology, aerospace and defense, manufacturing, retail, food and beverage, media and entertainment, and infrastructure sectors. She also has experience helping clients with public/private partnerships  including negotiating concession agreements. 

Gurinder also advises on compliance matters related to U.S. regulations that affect companies doing business internationally, including the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA).

Honors

New York Metro Super Lawyers, Business/Corporate, Rising Star 2013

Michigan Super Lawyers, Business/Corporate, Rising Star 2009

Association of Corporate Counsel, Scholarship for Academic Excellence in Corporate and Business Classes, 2007

Professional Activities

Asian American Bar Association of New York, Corporate Law Committee (Co-Chair)

TiE New York, Outreach Committee (Chair)

American Bar Association, International Subcommittee (Chair), Young Lawyers Committee, Business Law Section

Civic, Cultural & Social Activities

Alzheimer's Association

American Heart Association

Chardoma Foundation

Sikh Coalition

Indo-American Arts Council

Speeches

"Setting up Business in India," India Business Conference, Stephan M. Ross School of Business, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, October 5, 2012

“International Briefing – FCPA vs UK Bribery Act,” Toronto, Ontario, March 29, 2011

"Foreign Corrupt Practices Act," Van Andel Global Trade Center, Grand Rapids, Michigan, December 11, 2009

"International Traffic in Arms Regulations Compliance," Van Andel Global Trade Center, Grand Rapids, Michigan, November 4, 2009

"Growing India: Are Economic Reforms on the Horizon?," Indo-American Chamber of Commerce of Michigan, June 18, 2009  

"Getting India Right," India Business Forum, Tech Town, March 10, 2009

"Getting India Right," WDET-FM 101.9, Interview, March 9, 2009

"Mergers and Acquisitions Synergies and Strategies," TiECon Midwest Conference,

"Choice of Entity and Entity Formation," Guest Lecturer, Illinois Institute of Technology, Business Innovation Management Class ITM 582, Chicago, IL, October 2008

"Cross-Border Merger and Acquisition Opportunities," TiE Detroit and Automotive Components Manufacturing Association of India (SAE World Congress Week), Southfield, MI, April 2008

Publications

"A Passage from India," (Interview), Concentrate, August 25, 2009

"Young Guns On Board," (Interview), Concentrate, July 22, 2009

"SEC Amends Rule 144 of Securities Act (And that's good news for all companies)," Hot Points, Spring 2008

"Hiring to Prevent Workers' Compensation Claims," Michigan Auto Dealers Self-Insurance Fund Newsletter, April 2007