Bharti Enterprises’ General Manager - Legal Seher Ali has joined Antares Legal as a Partner.
Ali is a 2005 graduate of Delhi University. Prior to her stint at Bharti Enterprises, Ali was a Partner at Dua Associates, before which she was Partner at Tatva Legal.
With over 16 years of extensive experience in corporate and commercial laws, and litigation, she brings to Antares a wealth of experience. She has specialized knowledge in telecom, pharma, real estate, hospitality, defence and education sectors and has also advised on litigation matters before the Supreme Court and High Courts.
On Ali’s induction into the partnership, Antares Partner Siddharth Bhavnani said,
“I am delighted that Seher has chosen to partner with us. Her understanding of legal and commercial nuances across industries will significantly bolster our existing capabilities. Having known Seher for several years, I am confident that our shared values and common vision for the practice make for a very exciting future.”
Partner Arjun Anand added,
“Seher brings with her a wealth of experience and knowledge which will strengthen our endeavour to create a quality centric institution. I am extremely happy to have her as a partner and believe that her induction in the firm will lay a strong foundation for the growth of our practice.”
On her decision to join the firm, Ali said,
“I have known both Siddharth and Arjun for many years and I’m delighted that we have the opportunity to collaborate our experiences, perspectives and capabilities. Antares has an exceptional team of high-quality legal professionals and I look forward to working with them and growing the practice.”
Antares Legal's Surbhi Kothiala has been elevated as Principal Associate, with effect from November 1, 2021.
Kothiala is a 2015 graduate of Faculty of Laws, University of Delhi. She has previously worked with J. Sagar Associates, AZB Partners and the ALP Group prior to joining Antares Legal in 2019.