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Platinum promotes Piusha Bose to partnership in Mumbai, to grow to 9 partners

Platinum Partners has announced the promotion of Piusha Bose to partnership in Mumbai.

The promotion will take effect from January 2015.

This will take the strength of Platinum to five partners in the Mumbai region, after Ankit Majmudar joins from Wadia Ghandy to set up a Bangalore office.

The Delhi office has four partners.

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Like +2 Object -0 Lawyer 12 Nov 14, 19:21
Hi Kian, partners ka pura list hain?
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Like +1 Object -0 gp 12 Nov 14, 21:34
Salaried partner or Equity partner?
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Like +2 Object -3 DBS 12 Nov 14, 22:39
Is Platinum a Tier II firm? Also what is the starting salary for Associates??
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Like +2 Object -3 bhai.. 13 Nov 14, 11:24
Tier II, yes.
Starting salary - about 12 pa plus bonus.

This may have been revised this year.
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Like +1 Object -2 DBS 13 Nov 14, 12:22
thats a very good salary, on par with AMSS & AZB & slightly less than Khaitan!!
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Like +1 Object -1 Less... 13 Nov 14, 13:17
Its less than other comperable firms like SR and TTA
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Like +0 Object -1 anon 16 Nov 14, 12:29
How much do SnR and TTA pay then? Heard that SnR base is also 12
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Like +3 Object -4 Lawyer 13 Nov 14, 16:17
Platimum works on a different model and does'nt believe in the volume game. I would think placing it within the bracket of Tier II law firms is rather misleading.
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Like +3 Object -4 Seriously 13 Nov 14, 19:38
Tier II ? What are you on, bro? It's a boutique firm and falls in a class of its own. I dare say the quality of lawyers at platinum is far superior to the likes of others considered tier I.
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Like +3 Object -7 anon 13 Nov 14, 16:31
Platinum is the best boutique firm today. I doubt anyone can call it tier II. Not sure what the criteria is but if quality of work and lawyers is the basis - platinum would definitely rank amongst the best.
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Like +0 Object -1 five who? 13 Nov 14, 07:57
Piusha, yash, gautam and Nihar only makes 4 in Bombay...
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Like +1 Object -2 kianganz 13 Nov 14, 10:46
+ Ankit in Bangalore (which is part of the Mumbai region for management purposes).
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Like +0 Object -1 Anon 13 Nov 14, 15:25
and who are the 4 partners in delhi?
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Like +5 Object -7 lawyer 13 Nov 14, 15:37  controversial
From what i know, Platinum is a boutique law firm, with a strong focus on corporate law and only takes on cream transactions. Be it united breweries or mtnl, they have been doing the biggest deals in the country. Tier II seems like an unfair categorisation - they seem like a force to reckon with. Time will tell. I wish them all the best.
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Like +3 Object -5 quality over quantity 13 Nov 14, 17:46
To put it simply, platinum is all about premium service. They focus on quality of work and have the best quality lawyers. It is a model badly needed for Indian law firms which are often filled with make shift lawyers to win a volumes game.
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Like +2 Object -1 Model 14 Nov 14, 12:00
There are many different models in the market. Platinum, S&R, TT&A all for quality over quantity. But firms like AMSS, AZB, Khaitan etc appear to have gone the other way and are aiming for volume (with as much quality as they can get). It will be very interesting to see which model works - the market can do with both types.

The difference between Platinum and its peers seems to be that it only does corporate and not finance work, and equity is rumoured to be very restricted. Pretty much Nihar's firm. Who knows if that is true as Indian firms are very secretive about how they structure their partnerships.
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Like +0 Object -0 Abc 13 Nov 14, 19:35
Congratulations PB .... Wish you all the best.
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Like +0 Object -1 TheDuckOfDeath 13 Nov 14, 21:26
Details about Piusha (college, year of graduation) - yes?
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Like +1 Object -1 The Duke of Death 18 Nov 14, 18:35
Guess, everybody has it coming.
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