Krishna is managing director of Duane Morris & Selvam LLP in Singapore and of Duane Morris & Selvam (Myanmar) Limited. He is head of the Corporate, Fintech and TMT Practice Groups. His practice includes M&A and capital markets, investment funds, private equity, financial technology and telecommunications, media and technology.
He is regarded as one of the most highly recommended lawyers in the practice areas of Capital Markets (Foreign Firms), Corporate and M&A (Local and Foreign Firms), and TMT (Local Firms) in Singapore by The Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2018 edition and Chambers and Partners Asia Pacific. Krishna is also recognised as a Leading Individual for Corporate / M&A (Domestic) in Singapore by Chambers and Partners, 2018 Global Edition. IFLR1000 2018 also named Krishna as a Highly Regarded Lawyer in Singapore Capital Markets. Krishna has the unique and remarkable record of being recognised as having a Leading Lawyer status in multiple jurisdictions and practice areas. His grasp of commercial issues in the corporate arena is a testament to this.
Krishna is a corporate lawyer with a very commercial approach. His practice develops according to the needs of his clients and currently due to Singapore’s emergence as one of the world’s leading FinTech hubs, he has more of a focus on the legal and regulatory advice relating to new financial technology business models, including crowdfunding, peer-to-peer lending platforms, blockchain technology, virtual and digital currencies such as BitCoin and Ethereum, e-wallet and trading platforms.