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Krishanth Rajasooriyar

Associate

Location : Head Office

   

Overview

Krishanth Rajasooriyar is an associate in our Corporate & Commercial, Banking & Finance, and Labour & Employment practices. As an IT professional with over 15 years' experience, he brings a remarkable skill set and expertise to the legal field. This extensive experience has served him well in having a unique understanding of business and structuring corporate transactions efficiently towards achieving the goals of his clients. He was called to the Bar as an Attorney-at-Law of the Supreme Court of Sri Lanka in 2015 and joined the Firm in the same year.

As part of our Corporate & Commercial practice, Krishanth handles all aspects of corporate law including mergers & acquisitions, joint ventures, legal due diligences, cross border commercial transactions, foreign investments, franchises, debt securities, restructuring, liquidation / winding up, taxation, e-commerce ventures, and software development & maintenance. He further advises upon drafts and reviews related commercial transaction documents.

He regularly provides general legal advice on doing business in Sri Lanka and advises corporate employers on laws and regulations pertaining to labour & employment. Particularly over the past three years has been involved in several high value foreign direct investments.

Krishanth holds a Degree of Bachelor of Information Technology (Second Class Honours) from the University of Colombo, School of Computing (UCSC).

Professional Qualifications

Attorney-at-Law and Notary Public, Sri Lanka

Commissioner for Oaths

Company Secretary

Registered Intellectual Property Agent

Academic Qualifications

Bachelor of Information Technology, University of Colombo (UCSC)

Memberships

Bar Association of Sri Lanka

Colombo Law Society

Computer Society of Sri Lanka