Krishna Jhala is a Senior Associate in Technology, Media and Telecommunications practice in Abu Dhabi. She has over 7 years of transactional and advisory experience. Her practice covers diverse areas of information technology, IT enabled services, telecommunications, media and advertising.
Prior to joining Al Tamimi & Company, Krishna was practicing in India and primarily dealing in TMT sector and in mergers and acquisitions matters. In 2011, Krishna was presented ITech Law Travelling Fellowship. As a part of the Fellowship, she worked with 6 different laws firms in Europe including Setterwalls (Sweden), Hogan Lovells (Munich), Franklin (Paris) and Dr Widmer & Partners.
- Permissible business models for cross border investments in e-commerce sector including online portals operating as market place within India.
- Advised on data protection laws including handling sensitive personal information by multinationals and BPOs.
- Advised European co-operative society engaged in providing telecom and information technology services namely CUTE/CUSS/CUPS services at 25 airports in India.
- Advised European co-operative society on tendering a bid for providing futuristic telecommunications infrastructure for air navigation of Airport Authority of India and delivering managed services.
2004 – B.S. L. LL.B, ILS Law College, Pune India
2010 – Advocate, Bar Council of India