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Former Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas Partner Manu Varghese and Link Legal Associate Partner Prashaant Vikram Rajput have recently joined Mumbai-based law firm White & Brief as Partners.
Varghese is a 2007 graduate of West Bengal National University of Juridical Sciences (NUJS) Kolkata. He has worked with Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas and the erstwhile Amarchand Mangaldas for 13 years. He was made Partner at CAM in 2017.
He will head the General Corporate and Commercial practice of White & Brief and has over a decade of experience in the practice areas of General Corporate, Mergers and Acquisitions, Private Equity and Joint Ventures.
Rajput graduated from Amity Law School, Delhi in 2006. He was previously working at Link Legal as an Associate Partner. He will head the Capital Markets practice of the firm and has over 15 years' experience in matters related to Domestic and International Capital Markets, Banking and Finance, Private Equity, Corporate Restructuring and Alternative Investment Funds.
In a press release, Founder and Managing Partner of White & Brief Nilesh Tribhuvann said,
“Within a short period, we’ve grown to a strength of three Partners at the leadership level. I’m happy to have a team that brings a fresh perspective and is aligned to my growth vision. Our energies are channelized to grow the practice and all of us have started with symbiosis as the sine-qua-non of this partnership. The coming year holds lot of promise for us and the team at leadership level will be further strengthened to diversify into different practice areas.”
White & Brief was founded in 2018 by Tribhuvann, who worked under Senior Advocate Ram Jethmalani. The firm now has three Partners and 25 other lawyers.