Amrut Joshi

Location: Bengaluru

Phone: +91 99723 02080


Languages: English, Kannada, Hindi, Marathi


Amrut founded GLA in 2011, after having previously worked with some of India’s most reputed law firms He is a seasoned corporate and commercial lawyer with 17 (Seventeen) years of post-qualification experience, and has spearheaded the firm’s venture capital, sports and social enterprises practices.

During his career, Amrut has worked with several of India’s hottest startups, reputed venture capital and private equity firms, impact investment firms, consulting firms, social enterprises, angel investors, sports franchises and sportspersons

Amrut has written and spoken on a range of hot-button corporate, technology and sports law issues at various national and international platforms. He has also taught courses on sports law and gaming laws at leading law schools and business schools in India. He is an alum of the prestigious Australia India Youth Dialogue and is currently one of the ambassadors of the German Indian Startup Exchange Program.

Amrut graduated from National Law School of India University, Bengaluru in 2003.

  • Sports, Entertainment and Gaming
  • Education and Healthcare
  • Technology (Cloud Computing, Digital Media, E-Commerce)
Practice Areas
  • Corporate Law
  • Venture Capital
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Commercial Contracts
  • Advising a social impact fund on multiple portfolio investments in the Education, Healthcare and Agriculture sectors
  • Advised a leading online learning services provider on its acquisition by a leading Indian people supply chain company
  • Representing a seed stage investment fund on multiple portfolio investments, including investments in an electric mobility startup, a scooter rental startup and in cloud computing startups
In the News

Listen in to this podcast where our Founding Partner, Amrut Joshi speaks about the impact COVID-19 will have on the sports industry

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Writing for the Cyber Security Practitioner Journal, Amrut Joshi and Namrata Bhagwatula provide an overview of the existing data protection framework in India and look ahead to the future in light of recent jurisprudence and legislative proposals.

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