Yashita Jha

Legal Counsel

Legal Affairs


Yashita is a corporate and commercial lawyer qualified to practice in England and Wales (Solicitor) and India (Advocate). She specialises in cross-border mergers and acquisitions, private equity investments, debt funding and strategic investments. She has advised global investment funds, successful start-ups and multinational corporate houses on transactions across sectors like pharmaceuticals, infrastructure, logistics, e-commerce, healthcare and technology. She joined UCL Business in April, 2021. As Legal Counsel, Corporate working in the Business and Legal Affairs team, she handles corporate and commercial matters and gives legal advice on spin-out companies, investment agreements, shareholders agreements, articles of association and consultancy contracts.