Bharat Budholia

AZB & Partners

Bharat Budholia has over 14 years of experience and specializes in Competition / Antitrust matters. He advises clients on the full spectrum of competition issues, including cartel enforcement, abuse of dominance and merger control.

Bharat has represented domestic and multinational clients across diverse sectors, including financial services, aviation, pharmaceuticals, consumer goods, cement, banking, healthcare, insurance, sports, media, energy, transport and telecom.

According to Chambers & Partners Global (2021), Bharat Budholia is widely respected by clients, with one noting: “I have been most impressed with his reliability, his ability to look at the big picture and the quality of his advice.” He often advises in the High Court on abuse of dominance cases.

He has won various accolades including the Legal Era Leading Lawyer for Antitrust & Competition (2023).