Partnership strength grows to forty two (42)

27th March, 2018: Trilegal, one of India's leading law firms, announced two new additions to its partnership after the completion of the first round of its partner selection process this year. These promotions are effective from 1st April 2018.

The two new partners are Soumya Hariharan, competition law practice; and Arnav Dayal, corporate practice.

Nisha Kaur Uberoi, Partner and Head of the firm's Competition Law practice, said, "Soumya's elevation to partnership is a very welcome addition to our competition practice. It further strengthens and enhances our competition offering. Soumya is a very sound lawyer with a proven track record and I am delighted to welcome her to the partnership."

Harsh Pais, Senior Partner Corporate practice, said, "Having seen him grow through the ranks, I am delighted that Arnav is joining the firm's partnership. He is an excellent corporate lawyer with a commercial mind-set and big deal experience in M&A and private equity investments. I am confident that his addition to our corporate practice will serve our clients and our firm very well in times to come."

Brief profiles of Soumya and Arnav are set out below.

Soumya Hariharan is part of the competition law practice at Trilegal. She specializes in all aspects of competition law and regularly advises both Indian and multinational companies on complex competition matters before the Competition Commission of India and various Courts in India.

Prior to joining Trilegal, Soumya worked in the competition law practices at AZB & Partners and Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas in Mumbai. Soumya's international work experience includes working with Dentons Rodyk (formerly Rodyk & Davidson LLP) in Singapore in their competition law practice.

Soumya completed her LL.M with a focus on competition law and economics from the National University of Singapore. She holds a BSL.LLB from ILS Law College, University of Pune and is a member of the Bar Council of Maharashtra and Goa, India.