Nallini Puri’s practice focuses on mergers and acquisitions, and she has advised various corporate clients and private equity funds on cross-border investments.
Nallini joined the firm in 2008 and became partner in 2018. Prior to joining Cleary, she was an associate at a corporate firm in New Delhi, India.
McDonald’s Corporation in the $2.08 billion formation of a joint venture company with CITIC Limited and The Carlyle Group that will act as the master franchisee responsible for McDonald’s businesses in mainland China and Hong Kong.
Lafarge S.A. in its 50:50 joint venture with Anglo American plc to combine their UK cement businesses.
Barclays in the sale of its global index business to Bloomberg.
SA D’Ieteren NV in the auction sale of a minority interest in Belron, the world’s leading vehicle glass repair and replacement group, to Clayton, Dubilier & Rice.
NV Bekaert SA in the formation of a joint venture with Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan to combine the ropes and advanced cords businesses of the Bekaert and Bridon groups.
HanesBrands in its acquisition of clothing company DBApparel from Sun Capital Partners.
Falck Renewables S.p.A. in the sale of a minority interest in its UK wind farms to Copenhagen Infrastructure I, a Danish fund.
Vale in its $1.6 billion acquisition of holding interests in a potash project in Argentina and the Corumbá iron ore mine in Brazil from Rio Tinto.
- Associate Editor, Commonwealth Law Journal, University of Oxford
- Editor, Student Bar Review, National Law School of India University