Saptarshi (Rishi) Chakraborty

Saptarshi (Rishi) Chakraborty
Nerland Lindsey LLP
Partner
Corporate, Securities

Saptarshi (Rishi) Chakraborty, a partner with the Calgary-based firm Nerland Lindsey LLP, focuses on corporate and securities law.

After graduating from India's University of Pune with a Bachelor of Laws in 2004, Mr. Chakraborty went on to earn a Master of Laws in public international law from the University of Toronto in 2005 and his Master of Laws in securities law from Queen’s University in 2008. He was called to the Alberta Bar in 2011.

Mr. Chakraborty handles mergers and acquisitions and corporate finance matters. His clients include issuers, selling shareholders, independent committees of boards of directors, and investment dealers in public and private offerings of securities, corporate reorganizations, and mergers and acquisitions. 

In addition, he advises clients on continuous disclosure, corporate governance, and regulatory compliance matters.

Mr. Chakraborty is a member of the Canadian Bar Association and the Calgary Bar Association.

Saptarshi (Rishi) Chakraborty In The News
Social media policy key to ensuring compliance with securities laws

While communicating via social media might seem fast, easy and natural, this informality can pose particular risks for public companies when it comes to breaching strict securities and disclosure laws and regulations, Calgary corporate and securities lawyer Saptarshi (Rishi) Chakraborty tells AdvocateDaily.com . Read more

Remain mindful of social media limitations during IPO period

Although there are no specific regulations surrounding social media posting for companies launching an initial public offering (IPO), general rules on publicity and disclosure do still apply  — making it crucial for businesses to establish an effective communications policy, says Calgary corporate and securities lawyer Saptarshi (Rishi) Chakraborty . Read more

Chakraborty's proactive approach a good fit for corporate clients

Calgary corporate and securities lawyer Saptarshi (Rishi) Chakraborty prides himself on speaking his clients’ language. Read more

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