Adjunct Professor

LL.M. (Cambridge), LL.B. (NUS)

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Office Tel: (65) 6531-4115 
Office Fax: (65) 6779-0979 
Office Address

Faculty of Law, National University of Singapore
Eu Tong Sen Building
469G Bukit Timah Road
Singapore 259776
Research Interests


Subjects Taught

Indian Business Law

Brief Biodata

Leena has spent the past 30 years practising in the areas of corporate and financial services, corporate real estate, international business transactions and tax, she is best recognised as a pioneer in developing an India-focused practice in Singapore.

She headed Drew & Napier's Corporate Departments in 1998 and 1999. She was instrumental in establishing its India Desk in 1994 soon after the landmark liberalisation of India’s economy in 1991. She also set up and headed for several years the South Asia practice of another major Singapore law firm.

For most of the past ten years, she has been involved with the teaching of Indian Business Law at the National University of Singapore . Leena was appointed an Associate of the Institute of South Asian Studies in 2006 after she authored a book on the Comprehensive Economic Cooperation Agreement for the business community.

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