Devhuti Mishra

(Law Clerk) Devhuti Mishra graduated from University of California, Berkeley after completing Business Law certification and obtaining Master of Laws (LL.M.) degree in May, 2016. Prior to joining Cole-Frieman & Mallon LLP, Devhuti was working in India (Mumbai and Delhi) as an M&A, private equity, general corporate and infrastructure lawyer (renewable energy and EPC contracts) for 7 years. In the corporate advisory and transaction space, Devhuti has handled transactions end-to-end and has acted for acquirers, company under acquisition, private equity investors, strategic investors and shareholders; advised clients on a wide variety of issues emanating from the transactions and ranging from structuring of the transaction, due diligence specific issues, issues under foreign exchange and other regulatory laws, legal issues relating to shareholders rights and management. In the infrastructure space, Devhuti has represented owners, contractors, sub-contractors and consortium members. While handling the transactions, she advised on transaction and structuring issues, drafting and negotiation of transaction documents, such as, shareholders agreement, share purchase agreement, joint venture agreement, confidentiality and non-compete agreement, engineering procurement & construction contracts, operation & management contracts, supply contracts, services contracts, bank guarantees and other ancillary documents. She obtained her undergraduate and law degree (with honors) from National Law Institute, University, Bhopal (India) in 2006.

Devhuti lives with her family in San Ramon, CA and enjoys, dancing, travelling, reading and biking.