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25 November 2014

Two sides It might lead to the break-up of India’s largest law firm, but Shroff vs Shroff doesn’t have to be complicated. We’ve distilled it for you and shared the court documents.

20 November 2014

amarchand-delbom The dispute between Amarchand Mangaldas brothers would most likely result in a split of the firm into two separate entities, said an authoritative source with close knowledge of the Mumbai side of the dispute.

14 November 2014

Shardul Shroff, Cyril ShroffAmarchand Mangaldas Delhi managing partner Shardul Shroff has filed legal action in the Bombay high court against his brother and Mumbai-region managing partner Cyril Shroff.

18 September 2014

Hunting in packsWadia Ghandy has created a joint managing partner post, which managing partner Ashish Ahuja will share with executive committee partner Dhawal Mehta.

17 July 2014

V LakshmikumaranLakshmikumaran & Sridharan (LKS) has made up seven non-founding partners into equity, for the first time ever, in its 30th year of existence.

09 May 2014

Magic Eight ballAnswer: It depends (but nine is magic number)

25 April 2014

Amarchand Peninsula ChambersAmarchand Mangaldas' Mumbai has started a volume-focused transactional support practice, which the firm is continuing to trial hoping to offer clients better due diligence and commoditised advice.

25 April 2014

Gautam ChemburkarFormer KPMG partner Gautam Chemburkar joined Khaitan & Co as its first ever executive director strategy on 3 April.

03 February 2014

Role models Most lawyers will publicly decry that they have any emotional attachment to their firm’s league table position; in truth (or with time) almost every lawyer ends up caring about it anyway.

13 January 2014

Mohit SarafAfter it announced a strategy revamp six months ago, Luthra & Luthra transactional billings in the corporate transactional division have shot up by 36 per cent.

08 January 2014

Rajesh IyerDSK Legal has appointed former Palladium Group South Asia head and director Rajesh Iyer as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) at the firm.

01 October 2013

Dothraki rainmakerA law firm pro has penned a response to the controversial Ramblings of a GC column from last week.

04 August 2013

SarafLuthra & Luthra has promoted two M&A and private equity lawyers – Damini Bhalla and Amit Shetye – to its partnership, as the firm has widened its executive committee and management outlined a strategic vision to ditch lower margin work and eschew big headcounts.

01 August 2013

MilfordFormer Mayer Brown JSM Asia COO Jennifer Milford joined AMSS today.

09 July 2013

Musical chairsAmarchand is the fourth major Indian law firm to have made it (mostly) mandatory for fresher recruits to rotate between different departments for the first eighteen months. J Sagar Associates (JSA) and Khaitan & Co also swear by it; Trilegal was less enamoured. Is it the new standard or just a fad?

09 April 2013

Amit KapurJ Sagar Associates’ (JSA) executive committee vote brings together five veterans for the job.

15 March 2013

Jyoti-Sagar-s “I’m not nervous about it,” claims Jyoti Sagar about surrendering the last 7-odd per cent of equity he holds in the firm he started more than 20 years ago. “It is something I have known for 10 years, not something sudden.”

“Our model is well–known but people have carried the impression that it’s just a model but not for real. But people are trying to figure out what’s going on [now that I’m actually retiring].”

15 February 2013

NimetzExclusive: Nishith Desai Associates (NDA) has appointed Matthew Nimetz – US diplomat and former chair of US law firm Paul Weiss Rifkind Wharton & Garrison – to its internal board of trusted advisors (BOTA) that meets up to three times yearly to decide on firm strategy.

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