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DS Legal is boutique law firm that brings together seasoned professionals averaging more than a decade of experience in a variety of areas of law and industry sectors. Our practice area spans the entire spectrum between litigation and corporate advisory. We, at DS Legal believe in being a one-point solution for our client’s legal problems, by adopting a multi-disciplinary legal practice, which encourages us focus on a client’s business in a holistic manner rather than providing compartmentalized practice-based solutions. Our endeavor is to create commercially viable and implementable solutions for our client.

Core Team


Deepika Shyam

Deepika’s practice spans a wide spectrum of General Corporate Commercial Matters, Litigation, Real Estate Transactions, Maritime Law, IP, and Startup Advising.

Deepika has extensive experience in Corporate Commercial and transactions including Foreign Investment, Joint Ventures, and Acquisitions across industry sectors. Her role in these transactions has included advice on setting up business in India, day-to-day business operations, corporate compliance and governance, drafting, vetting, and negotiating complex structuring issues, contracts, and rendering strategic advice.

Her expertise is also in Real Estate transactions and advisory, She advises for some of the largest investments in the Real Estate Sector in Chennai.

Deepika routinely advises startups in relation to their operational activities, fundraising activities, contracts as well as IP-related matters.


  • Master of Law, LLM (Admiralty), Tulane University Law School, USA (2012).
  • Bachelor of Law, BABL (Hons.) School of Excellence in Law, Chennai (2011).


  • Bar Council of India
  • Bar Council of Tamil Nadu


  • English
  • Tamil

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