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Partner in the General Corporate Practice at the Mumbai office of Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas. Manisha specialises in cross border private equity investments, mergers & acquisitions (both in the listed and unlisted space, across diverse sectors), having a rich experience in investment restructuring, and securities law advisory.

Manisha is a ‘recommended lawyer’ by clients, as featured in London based RSG Consulting’s India Report for 2015. She can be reached at

 Decriminalising Companies Act Offences

Via the Companies (Amendment) Act, 2019, recommendations of the Committee to Review Offences under the Companies Act, 2013 (Committee) to re-categorise 16 out of 81 compoundable offences under the Companies Act, 2013 (Act) as civil liabilities were accepted. In a move to further relax the provisions, the Government has constituted a Company Law Committee to review aspects of criminalization in the remaining compoundable and non-compoundable offences under the Act.[1]
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