Namrata Bhagwatula
Senior Associate

Location: New Delhi

Phone: +91 96199 77075


Languages: English, Hindi, Telugu


Namrata Bhagwatula is a Senior Associate at the New Delhi office of GameChanger Law Advisors (GLA). She worked as an Associate in the M&A team of a mid-size law firm in Mumbai, and later as a junior attorney in a reputed litigation and arbitration chamber in New Delhi, before joining GLA in July 2017.

Namrata has more than 3 years of post-qualified experience. During this time, she has acquired skillsets across different practice areas. She has represented buyers in private company acquisition transactions. She has also represented venture capital firms and promoters of startups on growth stage investments. Her transactional experience has spanned the infrastructure, media, technology and financial services sectors.

As a dispute resolution counsel, Namrata advised clients on shareholder disputes that were litigated on in the Supreme Court of India and the erstwhile Company Law Board. She represented multinational companies operating in India’s infrastructure market in multiple arbitration proceedings. She also represented an IPL franchise before the Supreme Court of India in dispute resolution proceedings concerning the interpretation of India’s arbitration statute.

She is currently utilizing her experience to help grow the Firm’s practice in the National Capital Region (NCR). She supports all of the Firm’s retainer clients in the NCR.

She has a deep professional and academic interest in the fields of Corporate Governance and Commercial Arbitration.

Namrata graduated from the Hidayatullah National Law University, Raipur in 2014.

  • Technology, Media & Telecom
  • Sports, Entertainment & Gaming
Practice Areas
  • Venture Capital
  • Corporate Law
  • Commercial Arbitration
  • Commercial Contracts
  • Representing an early stage venture capital fund on its investment in a hospitality sector startup
  • Represented an integrated vehicle management startup in its $3.42 Mn (INR 22 CR) Series A funding from the India arm of a reputed American Venture Capital Firm
  • Representing a leading emotional wellness and counseling platform on all its corporate and commercial legal matters
In the News

Writing for the World Sports Advocate, Namrata Bhagwatula and Viraj Joshi discuss various aspects considered by the Law Commission of India while issuing its report titled 'Legal Framework: Gambling and Sports Betting including in Cricket in India'.

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