October 3, 2018:
AZB & Partners has promoted its Banking Counsel Hufriz Wadia & Insolvency Consultant Suharsh Sinha as Partners in its Mumbai Office.
Wadia had joined AZB one year ago as a Counsel from Kochhar & Co in Chennai.
The 2002 KC Law College graduate had worked in Dubai as a Banking Lawyer at Law Firm ‘Al Tamimi & Co’ for 5 Years, before returning to India, joining Juris Corp in Chennai.
In January 2014, She had joined Kochhar in Chennai.
Sinha has been with AZB as a Consultant since September 2016, having joined from the Reserve Bank of India & Bankruptcy Law Reform Committee (BLRC).
He has been working as a consultant for a year for both.
The NLSIU Bangalore Graduate, who also holds a Masters in in Law & Finance from Oxford University (2014-15), an Wharton Business & Law LLM from the University of Pennsylvania (2011-12), and has completed an Indian School of Bridge Programme in Business (2008).
Between 2008 & 2009, he had worked at McKinsey & Co as a Business Analyst, followed by more than 5 Years at Linklaters in London until 2014.
Their promotions will take effect from 1 October.
In April, AZB’s Delhi partnership promoted five to partner, while in March 2018, AZB Mumbai promoted a total of four.
Source: Legally India