Sullivan Hill has added Priyanka Talukdar as an associate in the firm’s San Diego office. With her international experience, Ms. Talukdar will focus her practice primarily in the areas of international trade disputes and business transactions in South and South East Asia as a member of the firm’s Commercial Litigation and Business Transactions practice groups.
“Priyanka brings unique international experience to our firm and will play a key role in the expansion of our international business practice,” said Sullivan Hill Managing Partner, Christopher Hawkins. “In addition to working with clients here in San Diego, she will be a valuable asset to our Asian Meritas Affiliates.” Meritas is an exclusive global network of mid-sized business and commercial law firms of which Sullivan Hill is the San Diego affiliate.
Prior to joining Sullivan Hill, Ms. Talukdar worked in a wide range of cross-jurisdictional matters for firms in Singapore and India including commercial and contractual disputes, shareholder disputes, joint venture disputes, derivative actions, trademark disputes, and construction disputes. Additionally, she served as an associate for India’s foremost judicial training institute, the National Judicial Academy. Ms. Talukdar is a licensed attorney in India and is fluent in several Indian languages, including Hindi.
Ms. Talukdar earned her Bachelor of Laws (BAL.LLB) from Bangalore University, graduating with highest honors in 2006. She became a member of the California State Bar in 2013 and earned her LLM degree in Comparative Law, with a concentration in Business and Corporate Laws, from the University of San Diego School of Law in 2014. While completing her LLM, she served as a corporate counsel intern for a technology company in San Diego. She is a member of the San Diego County Bar Association, Lawyers Club of San Diego, and the San Diego Chapter of the South Asian Bar Association.
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Sullivan Hill has provided efficient, aggressive and responsive legal representation for more than 40 years. The firm provides full service representation to clients in a variety of industries with an emphasis in insolvency, construction disputes, insurance coverage, real estate, employment, business disputes, civil litigation, and transactional work. The firm has offices in San Diego and Las Vegas.