Malithi joined DLA Piper in 2015 as a trainee solicitor in the London office and has worked on a range of cross-border contentious and non-contentious matters. During her period of training she was seconded to The Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS).

She qualified into the London Restructuring team in September 2017. She practises in contentious and non-contentious corporate recovery, restructuring and insolvency matters. She has a particular interest and knowledge of the automotive sector and developments in Fintech.