Former Partner at HSA Advocates, Sharmil Bhushan has joined Kochhar & Co as a Partner along with her team in the firm’s Banking & Finance practice at Mumbai..Bhushan completed her LL.B. from the Government Law College, Mumbai in 2006 and earned her LL.M. from the University of Mumbai in 2012..With over 16 years of extensive experience, Bhushan has advised Indian and multinational banks, NBFCs, financial institutions and corporates across sectors on various aspects of Indian law.She has previously worked as an Advocate at Thakker & Thakker for seven years and at Economic Laws Practice for over two years. She was also the Head of Legal and Compliance at Essel Finance for over six years. Following that, she worked at Khaitan Legal Associates as a Partner for over a year..At HSA Advocates, she held the position of Partner for over two years..On her joining the firm, Founder & Managing Partner Rohit Kochhar said, “I warmly welcome Sharmil and her team to the Kochhar family. Sharmil’s vast experience across the BFSI space and her deep domain knowledge will augment our practice and offerings to both Indian and global clients.”.Bhushan said, “I am excited to be part of Kochhar & Co and looking forward to growing the practice by leveraging the available synergies and the resources and adding value through my experience and knowledge.”.With Bhushan's hire, the Partner count at Kochhar's offices in India as well as in Dubai reaches 58..If you would like your Deals, Columns, Press Releases to be published on Bar & Bench, please fill in the form available here.