Karma Samdup


Karma heads up MJ Hudson’s team of venture capital lawyers, having extensive legal and commercial experience advising clients across the venture spectrum. This includes advising new managers on launching venture capital funds, both onshore and offshore. Karma also advises PE and venture capital managers, angel networks and HNWIs as well as corporates and high-growth start-up companies.


Karma joined from CMS having spent 12 years there. During his time at CMS, Karma completed secondments with AIG, Chartis and Zurich Financial Services.

Education and Qualifications

  • Completed the GDL and LPC at the BPP Law School
  • Degree in Economics and International Studies from the University of Warwick.
  • Solicitor (England and Wales)

Recent Engagements


Karma climbed the Eiger for charity in his youth and won a Blue Peter gold badge for his efforts.