Yashna Shrawani is a counsel in the Office of General Counsel, supporting the East Asia Regional Department and the Office of Public-Private Partnership of ADB. Prior to joining ADB in 2020, she was a Counsel at Trilegal in Mumbai, India working in the banking and finance sector. Yashna has extensive experience in cross border and structured debt transactions, acquisition financings, special situation investments and in advising social impact investors in India and the Asia Pacific Region. Yashna has also previously worked on distressed asset and bankruptcy policy advisory, distressed asset acquisitions, bankruptcy litigation and securitizations. Yashna obtained her Bachelor of Laws and Business Administration from the Symbiosis Law School in Pune, India in 2010 and her LL.M. from the Columbia Law School, New York in 2014.