The management committee of Link Legal India Law Services inducted associate partners from the dispute resolution team Sarojanand Jha and Abhishek Sharma into its partnership and promoted principal associate Abhinav Agnihotri to associate partner.
The firm also promoted associate partner Nidhi Pathania to partnership in addition to making principal associate Prashaant Vikram Rajput an associate partner.
“Our firm has grown with the growth of our talented colleagues.” Link Legal managing partner Atul Sharma told India Business Law Journal. “The [five were] promoted for consistently demonstrating qualities, capabilities and values expected from a partner in our firm.”
Jha and Sharma joined the firm in 2007 and 2009 respectively. They handle civil, criminal, commercial, constitutional and regulatory litigation as well as arbitration. The team had recently represented SpiceJet and the airline’s promoter Ajay Singh in an arbitration claim filed by former shareholder Kalanithi Maran and KAL Airways. It has also represented Hinduja National Power Corporation, and Flipkart in certain high-stakes matters.
Pathania re-joined the firm in 2017 from K Law and is part of the banking, project finance and insolvency and bankruptcy team.