Bharat is a partner in the corporate/M&A practice in the firm’s New Delhi office. He serves on the National Executive Committee of the firm, which is responsible for the firm’s strategic growth and development. His practice spans a range of areas including mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, private equity transactions as well as acting as a strategic adviser to a variety of clients regarding particularly complex or sensitive situations in India. Prior to joining Khaitan & Co, Bharat worked at the London offices of Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer. Bharat has been highly ranked by several legal journals and magazines. RSG Consulting, a UK-based consultancy, featured him in its list of top 25 ‘Second Generation Lawyers’ in India.