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Link Legal (DH) Mumbai hires RM Partners lit-corp duo Nikhil Rodrigues, Jyoti Maheshwari as partners

RM Partners Rodrigues, Maheshwari join Link LegalRM Partners Rodrigues, Maheshwari join Link Legal

Link Legal India Law Services has hired the co-founders of RM Partners, Nikhil Rodrigues and Jyoti Maheshwari, as partners in its Mumbai office.

RM Partners had been founded in 2012, with their practices merging with Link Legal on 1 November 2017, specialising in M&A, PE, infrastructure, litigation and real estate.

We had reported that RM Partners had filed a John Doe petition in 2016 to block torrent leaks of Udta Punjab, which resulted in a too-wide list of blocked websites.

Rodrigues had begun his practice in 2003 at DH Law - which had merged with Link Legal in January of this year - and later worked with erstwhile Amarchand Mangaldas, Kochhar & Co and Desai & Diwanji, before starting RM.

He specialises in contentious matters across all business sectors, according to the press release.

Maheshwari works in M&A, private equity and general corporate commercial.

Before setting up RM Partners, she had been working with Kochhar & Co, as well as Khaitan & Co and IL&FS Trust Co.

Co-managing partner Nusrat Hassan commented: “With their addition, we are 11 partners in Mumbai.

“I have known Jyoti and Nikhil for many years now and I am confident their addition will add strength to our Mumbai operations. We welcome them on board and wish them all the very best.”

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Like +0 Object -1 Lexpert 06 Nov 17, 19:14
Naredi or Rodrigues?
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Like +1 Object -0 kianganz 06 Nov 17, 19:24
Haha, thanks, have ninja edited but you were too fast (only)! :)
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Like +0 Object -1 hj1 06 Nov 17, 20:28
What happens to alok now?
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Like +2 Object -2 Insider 06 Nov 17, 21:20
Heard he is on his way out
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Like +0 Object -0 Real Insider 07 Nov 17, 11:07
He told you?
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Like +2 Object -1 KCO 07 Nov 17, 11:12
Alok is a great guy! His work wont get affected with any number of additions to the firm!!
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Like +0 Object -0 HJ1 07 Nov 17, 19:26
or the management could be hedging their bets
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Like +0 Object -0 gossipmonger 07 Nov 17, 12:12
Within 6 months? Newbies should notice.
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Like +0 Object -0 Well Wisher 07 Nov 17, 12:42
Thats "too" quick a move in 6 months. Where is he heading to?
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Like +1 Object -0 Jiggy 07 Nov 17, 11:32
What happens to him? Isn't he just a senior associate?
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Like +0 Object -0 I Know 07 Nov 17, 16:54
He will be made a partner in March.
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Like +2 Object -1 Rocket 06 Nov 17, 21:27
Awesome people. Will be a great addition
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Like +1 Object -0 gollmall 07 Nov 17, 12:12
Really ? Gimme a break ...
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Like +2 Object -0 From Bangalore 06 Nov 17, 23:29
Nikhil Rodrigues.

Good luck.
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Like +0 Object -0 Guest 07 Nov 17, 08:23
Pls cover the student strike at PU. If GLC allows students to skip classes and intern why can't PU do it?

http://www.tribuneindia.com/news/chandigarh/first-semester-llb-students-up-in-arms/493792.html
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Like +2 Object -0 Dumb&Dumber 07 Nov 17, 10:24
Good luck Rod!
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Like +4 Object -1 Master Ji 07 Nov 17, 14:40
Phir se merger! Beta tum se na ho payega!
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Like +2 Object -1 NR 07 Nov 17, 15:10
3 merger in 4 years. All 100% disasters. Brilliant strategy and approach. Do you have Rahul Gandhi as your adviser or these decisions are from in-house talents?
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Like +0 Object -1 DH Law 07 Nov 17, 15:05
some comments have been conveniently deleted. Kian is Phalaj Nihanali Version 2. I think some people must have got hurt about these "NPAs" - DH Law and RM Partners.
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