Trilegal today announced that the partnership had voted to invite four new Partners to join its corporate practice. Industry veteran Sai Krishna Bharathan with M&A/PE specialists Vivek Bajaj and Shivani Kabra, along with asset management and funds specialist Pallabi Ghosal are expected to join Trilegal in the next few months, taking the partnership strength of Trilegal to Seventy-one (71).
Sridhar Gorthi, Partner and member of the management committee at Trilegal, said, “We are very happy to welcome Sai, Vivek, Pallabi and Shivani to Trilegal. They bring the right expertise and cultural synergy that we value as a firm. We are confident they will help us consolidate and grow our position as a leading corporate practice, particularly in the real estate, projects and asset management areas. Sai is one of the most respected senior practitioners in the country and we are all looking forward to working with him.”
Nishant Parikh, Partner and member of the management committee at Trilegal, said, “We are delighted to have Sai, Vivek, Pallabi and Shivani join us. They are all extremely focused and passionate professionals who will enhance the firm’s capabilities and reputation as a trusted advisor. The firm provides an excellent platform for professionals of such caliber to build industry leading practices.”
Sai Krishna Bharathan is a highly regarded practitioner with over 26 years of experience and has been involved in a significant number of leading M&A and private equity transactions in the real estate and allied sectors. His areas of work include commercial offices and IT Parks, warehousing and logistics, retail malls, residential developments, hospitality, and select infrastructure projects in the airports and renewables space. He is recognised by leading third party research platforms such as Chambers Asia Pacific, IFLR 1000, AND Legal 500 as a leading practitioner in these areas.
Vivek Bajaj has over two decades of experience and advises a diverse portfolio of private equity clients in investing in different classes of real estate assets and real estate conveyancing. He has worked on several complex and innovative transactions which have since become market precedents.
Pallabi Ghosal is very well-regarded in the Investment Funds and Asset Management space. She regularly advises on fund formation, platform joint ventures and financial regulatory matters. She has been recognised by IFLR 1000 and Legal 500 for her work.
Shivani Kabra’s practice portfolio includes advising a range of PE and corporate clients on M&A and other corporate matters. Her sector expertise is focused on real estate M&A, although she has also worked on deals in the financial services, retail, and infrastructure sectors.
About Trilegal: Trilegal is one of India’s leading law firms, with expertise across the full spectrum of corporate legal services. Trilegal has offices in four key cities of India. Trilegal has been recognised as ‘Firm of the Year: India’ as a part client service excellence awards at the Asialaw Awards 2021, along with the ‘Best Overall Law Firm in India’ as part of the India Business Law Journal Annual Indian Legal Awards 2021. It has also been recognised as ‘Law Firm of the Decade’ at the RSG Grow India Summit and Awards 2019; one of the most innovative law firms in Asia in the inaugural edition of ALB Trailblazers 2020 and ‘highly commended’ in the FT RSG Innovative Lawyers Awards 2020.
For more information, please contact: