Former Principal Associate at Dua Associates, Rajat Agarwal has joined Vertices Partner as a Partner, along with his team. The addition of his extensive experience and expertise will bolster the Banking & Finance and Dispute Resolution practices at the firm's Mumbai headquarters..Agarwal is a 2013 graduate of the Symbiosis Law School.With over 11 years of experience, Agarwal had worked at Dua Associates for over 7 years. He also has experience working with other leading law firms such as JSA, Wadia Gandhy & Co, and AZB & Partners..Prior to joining Vertices, Agarwal held the position of a Principal Associate at Dua Associates. .On his joining, Rajat Agarwal, Partner, Vertices Partners, said, “I am exhilarated to join Vertices Partners along with my team. Vertices’ exemplary growth in the last few years has proven that the legal profession is no longer an ‘Old Boys’ Club’. With my expertise, I am looking forward to contributing to Vertices’ Banking & Finance practice and boost the Firm’s existing Disputes practice.”.Agarwal and his team’s addition to Vertices Partners comes after the Firm announced an earlier addition to its partnership with the joining of Manasi Pathak Verma, Regulatory & Secretarial Compliances Partner in Delhi NCR offices, and Jayesh Karandikar, Real Estate Partner in Mumbai headquarters..Commenting on the expansion, Founder & Managing Partner Vinayak Burman, Founder Partners Archana Khosla Burman and Amit Vyas, and Senior Partner Amit Manubarwala, at Vertices Partners, said on behalf of the Partnership, “Having added three practice areas and two new offices within a year, we are a rapidly growing team. Any and all expansions are underlined with the same values that we first started out with: Proactive | Pedigree | Performance. We believe in value-based growth, be it for the team or our clients. Everyone who joins Vertices Partners or decides to work with us in any capacity has an integral role to play. We believe that this latest addition of Rajat and his team will be a tremendous value-add for all our stakeholders, internal and external.”.If you would like your Deals, Columns, Press Releases to be published on Bar & Bench, please fill in the form available here.