Sullivan Hill Associate Priyanka Talukdar has been elected as the Vice President of the South Asian Bar Association (San Diego) for the 2018 term. Priyanka is a member of the firm’s commercial litigation and business transactions practice groups. Her practice focuses on providing legal services to businesses and commercial enterprises, located in the United States, as well as foreign jurisdictions.
Prior to joining Sullivan Hill, Priyanka worked as a foreign lawyer and as an associate at several international law firms located in Singapore and India. Priyanka has worked in a wide range of cross-jurisdictional matters including commercial and contractual matters and disputes, shareholder agreements and disputes, joint ventures, derivative actions, and breaches of fiduciary duty. She also served as an associate for the National Judicial Academy (India), which is India’s foremost training institute for the judiciary.
The South Asian Bar Association of San Diego (“SABA-SD”) is a San Diego-based, nonprofit organization that strives to promote the professional and academic development of its members; increase the opportunities for South Asian-American legal professionals to participate in and lead civic and public affairs; support efforts to increase diversity in the legal profession; raise the South Asian-American community’s awareness of relevant legal issues affecting their interests; support public interest associations providing pro bono legal services and other grassroots community organizations serving the South Asian-American community; and serve as a resource and an advocate for both South Asian-American legal professionals and the South Asian-American community.