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“She has been leading the partnership for us. She has been supportive, transparent and always available for advice even during the odd hours sometimes.”

Asia-Pacific Legal500

Nivedita Nivargi


Nivedita is a partner with Samvad Partners and is based out of their Bangalore office. Nivedita has been practicing law for more than 15 years.


She has advised and represented investors as well as companies at various stages of investment, including with respect to early-stage, PE / VC and M&A transactions. She also regularly advises on matters relating to technology and data privacy aspects, general commercial contracts and regulatory compliance.

Nivedita holds a BSL, LL.B. from ILS Law College, Pune (2004). She is admitted to practice law in India.

Nivedita is passionate about dancing and has tried her hand at various forms of Latin as well as Indian classical dancing. Nivedita is also a fitness enthusiast and has participated in several 10K runs.  She aspires to be a long-distance runner and complete a full marathon someday.


T: +91 80 4268 6000

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Ranked for Transactional Expertise Real Estate Practice 

Chambers Asia-Pacific 2023


Featured in the list of Top 100 Corporate Dealmakers of the Year 

Legally India 2019

Nivedita Nivargi has a strong working knowledge of GDPR and specialises in funding transactions. She has also been recognised as a recommended lawyer for TMT and Data Privacy - Asia-Pacific Legal500 2021.

Nivedita has been ranked at #39 in Legally India’s list of ‘Top 100 Corporate Dealmakers of the Year, ’ published in the Legally India Annual Review 2019.

'Very hard-working and knowledgeable'-  RSG India Report (Top 40 Law Firms 2017) 

Nivedita’s Flipkart’s acquisition of Myntra deal - Recognised as  ‘Deal of the Year 2014’  by  Indian Business Law Journal

Ranked as one of India’s top TMT/FinTech lawyers 

Asian Legal Business, 2023

Ranked for Fintech Practice

Chambers & Partners’ FinTechLegal 2023, 2022

Ranked for Private Equity & Investment Funds and Data Protection

Asia-Pacific Legal500 2022


Recommended Lawyer for Mergers and Acquisitions

RSG India Report

(Top 40 Law Firms 2017)

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