Tanya Pahwa

Associate, Corporate

Ms. Pahwa is a member of the Corporate Group of Gibbons’s New York office. Her practice area focus includes mergers and acquisitions, private equity, early-stage and emerging growth, and general corporate and securities law. Ms. Pahwa is also a part of the Cross-Border Transactions Team at Gibbons.

Ms. Pahwa has nearly a decade of prior experience in leading large-scale public and private mergers and acquisitions and private equity transactions across industry areas including technology, financial services, media, e-commerce, healthcare and pharmaceutical, infrastructure, and retail and hospitality. She regularly advises clients on general corporate and securities law matters, banking and financial regulations, and IT and data privacy laws. Ms. Pahwa has advised a wide range of international clients, including leading multinational corporations, sovereign wealth funds, private equity funds, venture capital funds, and strategic corporate clients.

Prior to joining Gibbons, she worked in the corporate and securities practice groups of leading law firms in India.



Columbia Law School (LL.M., with honors)

University of Pune, India (B.S.L. LL.B. with first class honors)

Professional Admissions

State of New York


Legal Employment

Principle Associate, Corporate and Securities Group, Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas & Co., Mumbai, India, January 2022 – July 2022

Senior Associate, Corporate and Securities Group and FIG Group, AZB & Partners, Mumbai, India, April 2018 – December 2021

Associate, Corporate and Securities Group, Nishith Desai Associates, Mumbai, India, August 2013 – March 2018