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Nithia Dory

Nithia Dory

Senior Associate

Nithia is a corporate M&A lawyer specialising in cross-border corporate transactions for Japanese and international clients. She has extensive experience representing high-profile clients in the Asia Pacific region.



Nithia is a senior associate within the Tokyo corporate M&A practice. She has been involved in a wide variety of corporate cross-border transactions and acquisitions across the Asia Pacific region for Japanese and international clients having been based in both the Tokyo and Singapore offices over 10 years. Nithia spent 3 years on secondment to the legal department of a leading Japanese trading company in Tokyo. She is extensively experienced in dealing with Japanese clients.

Nithia has advised:

  • a Japanese trading company on its tender for the AssetsCo role in respect of a high-speed rail project in Southeast Asia
  • a Japanese trading company on its proposed investment into a construction machinery business in Iran
  • an investment management and real estate development firm in Vietnam in the sale of a telecommunications business in Vietnam and Singapore
  • a leading e-commerce corporation on its acquisition of a flash sales e-commerce business in Singapore in relation to an IPO
  • a listed pharmaceutical Indian entity on the disposal of its speciality division in Singapore



Nithia studied at the University of Durham, United Kingdom, and graduated with a second upper LLB (Hons). She is an Advocate & Solicitor qualified in Singapore. Nithia is fluent in English and Tamil and is conversant in basic Mandarin.