Indian full service law firm Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas has promoted three lawyers as partners and two as partner designates with effect from June 5, 2016, it said in a statement.

Anand Jayachandran has been promoted as partner for general corporate, Bharat Budholia as partner for competition and Hiral Motta as partner for real estate. The firm has also appointed Aditya Mehta as partner designate – dispute resolution and Prerak Ved as partner designate – general corporate.

“These talented individuals across various practice areas will strengthen our bench and add great value to our firm and client servicing capabilities. This is the first batch of internal promotions after the formation of the new firm and reinforces our model,” said managing partner Cyril Shroff.