Medha Marathe is an associate in the Corporate Department of Latham & Watkins’ London office. She advises clients on mergers and acquisitions, private equity, and general corporate matters.

Ms. Marathe is a dual-qualified lawyer and has several years of experience handling complex public and private mergers and acquisitions transactions in India. Prior to joining Latham, Ms. Marathe worked as a partner in the corporate department of a leading law firm in India and has been recognized as a notable practitioner by IFLR1000.

Ms. Marathe’s experience includes advising:

  • Agility on the sale of its Global Integrated Logistics business to DSV Panalpina
  • Atotech Limited on the sale of its business to MKS Instruments Inc. through a scheme of arrangement
  • Atomico Lilium, a Germany-based aviation company on its business combination with Qell Acquisition Corp., a special purpose acquisition company
  • Brookfield on its joint venture with Everstone group, created via acquisition of majority shareholding of Indostar Capital Finance Limited, an Indian non-banking financial services (public) company*
  • EQT Partners and PSP Investments on the investment in Cerba HealthCare, a France-based network of medical biology laboratories
  • Hedosophia on its Initial Public Offering of 40 million Units listed on Euronext Amsterdam
  • On the equity investment by Alibaba Group and Richemont in Farfetch Limited, an online luxury fashion retail platform
  • Reliance Industries on its acquisition of controlling interest in Den Networks Limited, a leading cable distribution company in India*
  • Renewable Investments Holding SA on the sale of AZUR SPACE Solar Power GmbH, a global leader in developing and manufacturing multi‐junction solar cells to 5N Plus Inc.
  • SIG on its purchase of its acquisition of Evergreen Asia, Pactiv Evergreen’s Asian cartons business for US$335 million
  • Tata Sons on the sale of 100% of its shareholding in Tata Petrodyne Limited to Invenire Energy*
  • Tata Steel on its US$5.5 billion acquisition of controlling interest in Bhushan Steel Limited — the first successful acquisition under the insolvency and bankruptcy regime in India*
  • Trade Republic (highest valued Fintech’s in Europe) on US$900 million Series C financing
  • Total on the acquisition of: (i) a minority investment in Adani Green Energy, an India-based provider of power generation through renewable energy for US$2.1 billion; (ii) controlling investment in Adani Gas Limited, a leading private gas-distribution provider in India*; and (iii) 25% stake of Adani New Industries Limited, a hydrogen renewable energy joint venture (ongoing)
  • Shift4 on its acquisition of 100% of Credorax Inc., a global banking and financial services group (ongoing)

*Matter handled prior to joining Latham

Bar Qualification

  • England and Wales (Solicitor)
  • India (Advocate)


  • BA LLB (Honours), The West Bengal National University of Juridical Sciences

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi