Rising Stars

Firms To Watch: Real estate and construction

Hammurabi & Solomon Partners has a niche practice with strong focus on real estate finance, commercial litigation, dispute resolution, negotiation, arbitration and mediation. The team also handles various real estate projects including joint development, letting and leasing.
HSA Advocates has a strong focus on renewable energy projects, and advises real estate developers, financial institutions, and funds on integrated townships, industrial and IT parks, SEZs and development projects.
Legacy Law Offices has a booming practice in the construction sector, where leading partners of the firm continue to provide legal advisory, litigation and drafting service to both small and large developers and contractors. From the New Delhi and Chandigarh offices, the team also assists clients with registration matters and compliance under RERA.
Lexicon Law Partners not only advises on an array of real estate mandates but also routinely supports domestic real estate developers in acquiring development rights.
Spearheaded by Neerav Merchant , Majmudar & Partners has developed a niche in representing manufacturing companies and tech industries in disputes related to the use of industrial land, and also advises on development projects and leasing agreements. The team has also advised on real property acquisitions in large M&A deals.
S&R Associates’s real estate practice advises developers, investors, landowners and multinational companies in the residential and commercial real estate space, with focus on commercial and real estate litigation. They also handle land acquisition, drafting and negotiation of transaction documents, and development and leasing of commercial projects in Pune.
The Mumbai-based team at Veritas Legal, led by Vineet Nalawalla, deals with commercial and residential acquisitions and has a niche specialism in advising domestic and international clients in the hotels sector on acquisitions of large parcels of property.
Wadia Ghandy & Co advises real estate developers, private equity funds, and investors on title diligence, acquisition of land and rights, as well as on leasehold and urban renewal/ development.

Firms in the Spotlight Real estate and construction

Mahendra Bhavsar & Co

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Mahendra Bhavsar & Co. is a leading Gujarat focused law firm, established since 1982. The Firm acts as a One Stop solution for legal requirements in Gujarat and has a long standing expertise in dealing with Real Estate, Foreign Investments, Corporate, Commercial, IP, IT, Litigation and Arbitration from both domestic and international perspectives.

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Real estate and construction in India

AZB & Partners

With footholds in four key cities (Delhi, Mumbai, Pune, and Bangalore), AZB & Partners houses a distinguished real estate and construction practice, assisting clients across regions in all phases and aspects of real estate development, such as financing, acquisition, investment, disposition matters, and restructuring real estate-related debts. Head of practice and senior partner in the New Delhi office Hardeep Sachdeva brings his in-depth real estate knowledge together with a vast experience in private equity, structured financing, and tax structuring, while Nohid Nooreyezdan heads the practice from Mumbai, drawing on his experience in acquisitions and transfers of immovable land, drafting and negotiating transactional documents, conducting due diligence and applicable local levies. Monika Bhonsale’s expertise ranges from real estate acquisition and sale of immovable properties to joint venture matters, development transactions, and complex land diligence.

Practice head(s):

Nohid Nooreyezdan; Hardeep Sachdeva


Other key lawyers:

Monika Bhonsale; Abhishek Awasthi; Alpesh Parekh; Priyamvada Shenoy; Ravi Bhasin


Testimonials

‘Truly professional team, they always think in the best interest of the client, and in that context they will not shy away dissenting with grace and dignity if they do not agree with the client to protect their interest.’

‘AZB has been a well-renowned name that carries a lot of respect in the market. The team lives up to the market expectations in terms of their deliverables. They demonstrate in-depth knowledge of the subject. They understand the client’s requirements and objectives, and match their actions accordingly. Furthermore, they work on a good turn-around time.’

‘Monika Bhonsale brings a good clarity of thoughts in her dealings. She is very much accommodative and directly focuses on the issues. There is no beating around the bush when it comes to giving her observations and opinion on the matters, even if the same is not in your favour.’

Key clients

Applied Materials India Private Limited


Tata Passenger Electric Mobility Limited (part of Tata Motors Group)


R House Realty Private Limited (part of JSW Realty Group)


Palava Induslogic 2 Private Limited (a joint venture of Morgan Stanley and Lodha Group)


Varde Partners Asia Pte. Ltd.


Paras Buildtech India Private Limited


Standard Chartered Bank


Xander Group


Godrej Properties Limited


Indusind Bank Limited


BPTP Limited


Max Estates Limited


Hines India Real Estate Private Limited


Ashiana Housing Limited


DLF Limited


Eka Life


Adani Realty


Bharti Realty Limited


Emaar India Limited


Experion Developers Private Limited


Logos Group


Deutsche Bank


Sekhmet Pharmaventures Pvt. Ltd. (and Gamot API Pte. Ltd.)Kohlberg Kravis Roberts


Suresh Khemani Family Trust


KrisSumi Corporation


KGK Realty Private Limited & Dhoot Infrastructure Projects Limited


DSK Legal

Drawing on the presence of a highly experienced team, DSK Legal stands out in the market for its expertise in buying, selling, leasing and developing property. The team also notably handles commercial real estate issues, including private equity investments and debt funding, and has been at the forefront of RERA-related advisory work, with Brijita Prakash from the Bangalore office bringing in extensive experience in compliance, consumer laws and anticompetitive laws. Previously equity partner at Dua Associates, Srinivas B.R. now strengthens the DSK Legal team, advising on structuring real estate transactions, foreign direct investments in real estate, and infrastructure projects, while Saloni Mody's areas of expertise include equity and debt investments in the real estate sector. Sajit Suvarna heads the practice from Mumbai and regularly instructs on development and construction of residential projects. Mitali Naik and Sagar Kadam are also highly recommended.

Practice head(s):

Sajit Suvarna


Other key lawyers:

Srinivas B.R.; Brijita Prakash; Niraj Kumar; Sagar Kadam; Saloni Mody; Bhushan Panse; Mitali Naik


Testimonials

‘The team is very good and competitive. Srinivas B.R. and Brijita Prakash are highly professional and ethical in their approach. They do thorough research before advising their clients and inform them in advance of any issues that may arise. They also offer suggestions and advice on how to mitigate problems.’

‘The team is definitely set for a period of growth, and the only challenge would be to increase quality resources to support the growth of a firm that has clearly set high standards in the delivery of its services. Unlike other law firms that take a dogmatic approach to work and are often fearful when it comes to litigation, DSK Legal is open to looking at the matter from different angles and proposes practical and actionable measures to mitigate risk. This approach makes DSK Legal the first port of call for major property purchases.’

‘The team is characterised by competence and assertiveness.’

‘Srinivas B.R. is one of the few lawyers who are well-trained in both corporate law and property law. This gives him an insight into complex, multidimensional transactions involving land and construction projects.’

‘Brijita Prakash brings a sense of sophistication and ethics to the practice of real estate law that sets her apart from her peers. Her ability to grasp nuances and think holistically enhances client interactions and brings much needed clarity to decision makers to make effective and informed decisions.’

‘The team is well qualified, has a sound knowledge of Indian laws, and keeps up to date with the latest developments in the legal landscape. Well versed in technology.’

Key clients

MO Alternate Investment Advisors Private Limited and Motilal Oswal Home Finance Limited


Sunteck Lifespace Private Limited


HDFC Capital Affordable Real Estate Fund


Sanchita Realty Private Limited (ABIL Group)


Dalmia Nisus Finance Investment Managers LLP


Avighna Group


Ascendas-Firstspace Development Management Private Limited


Swamih Investment Fund I


Sila Malabar Hill Real Estate LLP


Birla Estates Private Limited


Mahindra Lifespace Developers Limited


Netra Software Technologies Private Limited


Alliance Infrastructure Projects Private Limited


House of Hiranandani


Indis Group


Laguna Clothing LLP


Assetz Property Group


Phoenix Group


Prestige Estates Projects Limited


Iinspira-Shilpa Structures Private Limited


Lodha Group


M/s. Vishal Enterprises


Nestled Haven Developers LLP


Modern Asset


Whiteoaks


Puravankara Projects Limited


Brigade Enterprises


Capitaland


Godrej Properties


Aequs SEZ Private Limited


Kalyani Developers


Piramal Group


Century Developers


Mantri Group


Goyal & Hariyana Group


Work highlights


  • Advised MO Alternate Investment Advisors Private Limited and Motilal Oswal Home Finance Limited on a debt investment of ₹450cr in Ativa Real Estate Developers Private Limited and Skyscape Developers Private Limited.
  • Advised and assisted Sunteck Lifespace Private Limited in respect of acquisition of development rights of property admeasuring in aggregate 28935 square meters situate at Village Navghar (Mira Road), Taluka Thane and District Thane.
  • Advised CapitaLand Group (Ascendas) on its investment in a forward purchase transaction for acquisition of 1m square feet of built up area in an IT Park to be created, at Outer Ring Road, Bangalore, India.

Khaitan & Co LLP

Khaitan & Co LLP’s real estate and construction team regularly advises clients on both traditional real estate matters and private equity transactional issues across the industrial, commercial, retail, residential, and hospitality sectors. On the traditional real estate front, the team handles large agricultural land title diligences, redevelopment and joint venture transactions, conveyancing, leasing, construction contracts, and matters relating to technology parks. From the Mumbai office, both Harsh Parikh and Devendra Deshmukh specialise in title diligence, drafting and negotiating transaction documents such as JDA, DA, and DMA, conveyance and lease deeds, and licence agreements. Deshmukh also undertakes title diligence exercises for agricultural lands and urban properties, while from the New Delhi office, Avnish Sharma advises on foreign investment in real estate, onshore and offshore structuring, development and collaboration transactions, as well as SEZ and private equity investments. Sudip Mullick and Yigal Gabriel focus on disputes and litigations arising out of construction contracts.

Practice head(s):

Avnish Sharma; Harsh Parikh; Devendra Deshmukh


Other key lawyers:

Deepak Jodhani; Sudip Mullick; Yigal Gabriel;


Key clients

Blackstone Asset Management


Brookfield Asset Management


Ares SSG


Elan Limited


Mahindra Holidays


Actis Advisors Private Limited


Mirae Asset Management


Digital Edge


Brookfield Digital Realty JV


Godrej Asset Management


K Raheja Corp


Shree Naman Developers Private Limited


Puravankara Limited


Sunteck Realty


L&T Realty


Work highlights


  • Advised on acquisition of land measuring approx. 40 acres situated in Gurugram, Haryana for mixed use project by Elan Limited from Indiabulls Real Estate Limited for a total of approx. INR 580 Crores.
  • Advised Brookfield Asset Management in relation to a joint venture with Bharti Enterprises for four commercial properties totalling to 3.3m square feet for a total consideration of INR 5000 crore.
  • Advised Blackstone Asset Management on the acquisition of warehousing assets situated Delhi by Blackstone Asset Managemen from TARC Limited or a total consideration of INR 295 crores.

Kochhar & Co.

Kochhar & Co. continues to stand out in the market as one of the leading real estate practices in India, drawing on the expertise of its lawyers to regularly advise major foreign and Indian companies, as well as clients from the manufacturing, information technology, investment funds, and real estate development sectors on complex real estate transactions ranging from setting up of manufacturing units, foreign and private equity investments, and joint ventures to acquisitions and leasing of land, industrial parks, and data centres. Preetam D’Souza advises clients across the entire spectrum of real estate transactions, including title verification of immovable property and tax structuring of real estate transactions. Suhas Srinivasiah's work focuses on construction development projects, joint development ventures, build-to-fit leases, and real estate development projects to lease terminations, while Gaurav Chatterjee's clients include foreign and Indian banks, IT companies, real estate and infrastructure developers, as well as manufacturing and data centre companies. Both Ranjit Mahishi and Simrat Grover advise clients on real estate and land acquisition matters. Alok Tewari left the firm in January 2023.

Practice head(s):

Rohit Kochhar; Suhas Srinivasiah


Other key lawyers:

Preetam D’Souza; Ranjit Mahishi; Simrat Grover; Gaurav Chatterjee


Testimonials

‘Kochhar & Co. has an excellent real estate practice with a team of outstanding lawyers who understand both the legal and practical nuances of real estate transactions in India. They are extremely capable and provide both legal and practical advice on various issues.’

‘Gaurav Chatterjee is an excellent real estate transaction lawyer who is very willing to go the extra mile for his clients. He has advised on multiple transactions and his work has always been beyond reproach. He and his team have always been extremely helpful and prompt in their advice and work.’

‘Preetam D’Souza helps navigate the overall engagement in the right direction. Ranjit Mahishi is great legal partner with good knowledge of governmental statutory requirements, the ability to provide perspective to balance to drive win-win situations for both parities. He is very approachable and always responds with a smile. Adherence to committed timelines helps to plan the activities better. Overall, it’s a great team.’

‘Good knowledge of the subject.’

‘Availability and prompt response. The team understands the requirements very clearly and delivers accordingly.’

‘The team is good with documentation and in response time.’ 

Key clients

Aristocrat


PricewaterhouseCoopers


Lutron


MongoDB


Standard Chartered Global Business


Services Private Limited


STT Global Centres India Pvt Ltd


NielsenIQ (India) Private Limited


Mindtree Limited


Maersk Global Services Centres (India)


Private Limited


Carisma Solutions


ICMC property Management India Pvt. Ltd.


BBM Bommidala Group


Fox Corporation


Synopsys Inc


Honeywell International Inc.


Work highlights


  • Assisted BBM Bommidala Group with the acquisition of 307,000 square feet of land and 213,000 square feet of built up industrial space in prime of Bangalore. The aforesaid property sought to be acquired included multiple individual industrial units leased for various tenures by several industrial and commercial establishments.
  • Assisted Aristocrat Technologies India Private Limited in acquiring 128,452 square feet of office space (on lease basis) in an SEZ Tech Park.
  • Assisted PwC with the lease of office space in the jurisdiction of Hyderabad admeasuring 232,815 square feet, with two PwC entities intending to share the premises. The firm had to negotiate the commercials for the premises spread over 4 floors.

Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas & Co

Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas & Co maintains a thriving real estate and construction practice, housing a specialised team equipped to advise a varied client base, including real estate owners, buyers, lessors, lenders and developers, on a wide range of complex issues, ranging from contract, construction and title disputes, to loan services and foreclosure issues. Co-managing partner Akshay Chudasama specialises in cross-border transactions and regularly represents clients on corporate and private equity transactions, while Bhoumick Vaidya’s expertise ranges from title diligence and acquisition of lands for development of commercial and residential properties, to private equity and debt transactions, leases, leave and license, joint ventures and joint developments. Aarthi Lakshminarayanan routinely advises on statutory compliance and regulatory matters, special economic zone laws, mitigation of risks, title exceptions and complex real estate transactions, while Mrinal Kumar conducts notable work on structuring M&A, private equity transactions, foreign direct investment laws and land acquisition.

Practice head(s):

Akshay Chudasama; Mrinal Kumar


Other key lawyers:

Bhoumick Vaidya; Aarthi Lakshminarayanan; Mithun V Thanks; Ashoo Gupta; Dorothy Thomas


Testimonials

‘Mrinal Kumar: hands on in the matter, depth of knowledge of the transaction, ability to identify issues and solutions.’

‘The team shows negotiation skills, patience, and in-depth diligence.’

‘Deal solution, domain expertise, timeliness of closure.’

‘They are very solution oriented and updated on the latest amendments.’

Key clients

Brookfield India REIT


Bain Capital Credit, L.P.


Kotak Investment Advisors Limited


Hero Future Energies Private Limited


Birla Estates Private Limited


Kansai Nerolac Paints Limited


AGP DC Infra Two Private Limited


Mitsubishi Electric India Private Limited


Tata Electronics Private Limited, part of the TATA Group


Ascendas Asia Real Estate Fund Management Pte Ltd (part of CapitaLand Group)


KIMS Hospital Bengaluru Private Limited, vpart of the KIMS Hospitals Group


Solitaire Group


Kamaths Ourtimes Icecreams Private Limited (Natural Ice Creams)


Brookfield


HHLR Management Pte. Ltd. & Alta Capital Management LLP


Work highlights


  • Advised Brookfield India REIT on acquisition by Brookfield India REIT and GIC of two commercial properties from Brookfield’s private funds for $1.4bn.
  • Advised Bain Capital Credit, L.P. on the transaction in which, as a first step, Macrotech mDevelopers Limited together with Bain Capital and Ivanhoé Cambridge created a platform to invest in logistics and light industrial parks, as well as in-city fulfilment centres, by way of creation of multiple SPVs. The SPV will acquire land for the purposes of construction of warehouses.
  • Advised Kotak Investment Advisors Limited on debt financing to Bharat Hotels Limited.

Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas

With offices in Mumbai, Bengaluru, Delhi, Chennai, Hyderabad and Ahmedabad, Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas continues to advise a varied client base, including corporate houses and MNCs, real estate funds, high-net-worth individuals, and developers on all types of real estate matters, such as property development, real estate acquisition and construction financing (both equity and debt financing), infrastructure projects, real estate litigation, and investigation mandates. Co-head of the Bangalore office, equity partner Namrata Kolar draws on her 24 years’ experience to regularly advise on complex real estate transactions involving conveyancing, joint development, and development of commercial and residential projects, while Cyril Shroff's expertise covers corporate and securities law, disputes, banking, bankruptcy, and infrastructure. Ashish Jain specialises in large-scale acquisition of agricultural lands for development of renewable energy projects, and Abhilash Pillai focuses on structuring, negotiation and documentation of transactions, as well as advice on due diligence and dispute resolution.

Practice head(s):

Cyril Shroff; Namrata Kolar


Other key lawyers:

Ashish Jain; Abhilash Pillai; Siddharth Hariani; Jinal Mehta


Testimonials

‘What makes the practice unique is the attention paid to the customer, and the high level of professionalism.’

‘Very attentive, professional, and empathetic to client needs.’

‘Accommodating and practical.’

Key clients

JP Morgan India Services Private Limited


Standard Chartered Bank


Continental Automotive Components (India) Private Limited


RedBlack Software Private Limited


SparkCognition India Private Limited


Allen Career Institute Private Limited


Max Estates Limited


Jindal Realty Limited


Midland Credit Management India Private Limited


Welspun One Logistics Parks Private Limited


Fox Mandal & Associates

Present in eight strategic locations in India, Fox Mandal & Associates provides full service advice on commercial, residential, and industrial work involving different sectors, from logistics and IT to special economic zones. The firm houses an experienced team that regularly advises a varied client base of leading developers, investors, statutory boards, bank and financial institutions. Prashantha Kumar, Purnima Kamble and Jayaprakash Padmanaban each bring around 20 years’ experience to the firm. From the Hyderabad office, Purnima primarily advises on corporate, commercial and real estate matters, while Jayaprakash’s focus is on real estate related litigation, title due diligence and drafting contracts for corporations, PSU’s, financial institutions, SEZ developers, real estate developers and individuals. Sushant Shetty's expertise ranges from due diligence to investment and acquisitions, including renewables projects and matters relating to data centres.

Practice head(s):

Purnima Kamble; Prashantha Kumar; Jayaprakash Padmanaban


Other key lawyers:

Shourya Mandal; Sumit Dhar; Sushant Shetty; Prerona Sil; Ashish Sharma


Testimonials

‘Prompt response, knowledge of all areas of law, great service to clients.’

‘Purnima Kamble’s support is exceptional.’

‘The team listens to the client’s requirements and shows a collaborative approach during negotiations.’

‘Purnima Kamble is noted for her availability, understanding of the subject, expert views and negotiation skills. Varalakshmi is an on the ground warrior and delivers as per agreed timeline.’

‘The team has in-depth knowledge and provides logical reasoning and advice based on the law.’

‘Great knowledge, ability to address queries with ease and documentary support, if required.’

Key clients

Ascendas India


Flyjac Logistics


Workday Inc.


XPO India Shared Services LLP


House of Hiranandani


ICICI Bank Limited


Address Maker


One Bangalore Luxury Projects LLP


SBICAP Ventures Limited


Ace Investments


Allcargo Logistics Limited


Indian Renewable Energy Development Agency Limited


Bank of Baroda


Avenue Supermarts Limited


Sagent


Work highlights


  • Advised Candor Kolkata One Hi-Tech Structures Private Limited on SEZ and non-SEZ acquisitions.
  • Advised Techna Infrastructure Private Limited on the development of a commercial building.
  • Advised Sagent, a mortgage servicing fintech company, on establishing its non-US headquarters in Chennai.

Law Point

With a focus on luxury residential acquisitions, complex matters related to development rights, leasing, and residential litigation, Law Point’s real estate and construction practice houses an experienced team including advocate and solicitor Joyita Sabharwal, who routinely represents real estate developers, land owners, real estate funds, as well as trusts and high-net-worth individuals in a range of complex acquisition, development and transfer transactions. She also specialises in due diligence and documentation including joint developments, joint venture, and development managements. Trupti Mehta’s areas of expertise range from conveyancing to title investigation and documentations of large residential and commercial complexes, while Shrikant Kherkar leads the firm’s office in Panvel, handling all aspects of agricultural lands, integrated townships, acquisitions, leases and redevelopments.

Practice head(s):

Joyita Sabharwal; Shrikant Kherkar


Other key lawyers:

Trupti Mehta; Natasha Shah


Testimonials

‘Law Point has a transparent methodology of interaction with the client. It keeps track of the discussions until the final execution.’

‘Joyita Sabharwal provides prompt and responsible advice and drafts.’

Key clients

The Wadhwa Group


Hubtown Ltd.


Shree Naman Developers Ltd.


HDFC Capital Advisors


Rashtriya Metal Industries Ltd.


National Happy Home Group


Trust Capital Services (I) Pvt. Ltd.


NHP Realty


Vijaygroup Housing Pvt. Ltd.


Lokhandwala Builders


Bell Weather Capital Pvt. Ltd.


Enam Asset Management Company Pvt. Ltd.


Tulsiani Sumer Group of Builders


Rajhans Infracon (I) Pvt. Ltd.


Ariisto Group of Builders


Suraksha Group of Companies


Work highlights


  • Advised Mextech Property Developers LLP on its acquisition of development rights to a vacant portion of land by utilising balance development potential of the larger layout having existing commercial building and mitigating future title vesting due to FSI imbalance.
  • Advised Jairaj Happy Homes in an ongoing society redevelopment project undertaken by them in Mumbai on trifurcation of the society during the redevelopment process without affecting the grant of development rights and their entitlement under transaction documents with the dissolved parent society.
  • Advised Rajhans Group in acquisition of over 50 Acres of land for the development of a premium bungalow scheme.

Trilegal

Trilegal’s real estate and construction team regularly advises international and domestic developers, financial institutions, investment funds, warehousing companies, and high-net-worth individuals on M&A, private equity, corporate finance transactions, foreign investments and other complex real estate disputes involving land for high-scale real estate and infrastructure projects. Yogesh Singh heads the corporate practice and focuses on energy and infrastructure, amongst others, while Sai Krishna Bharathan specialises in M&A, joint ventures, investment funds and private equity. From the Mumbai office, Kunaal Shah's practice includes advising on the due diligence aspects of real estate transaction as well as those involving non-convertible debentures. Samira Lalani represents both Indian and Chinese real estate developers, international funds and investors, and Rahul Arora routinely advises on conventional real estate projects and transactions as well as on various financing structures. From the Bangalore office, Arnav Nagalia is also highly recommended.

Other key lawyers:

Yogesh Singh; Sai Krishna Bharathan; Kunaal Shah; Rahul Arora; Mridul Kumbalath; Vivek Bajaj; Shivani Kabra; Samira Lalani; Arnav Nagalia


Key clients

HDFC Capital Advisors Limited


GIC Pte Ltd


Mapletree Investments Pte Ltd


RMZ Corporation


Reco Bangalore Private Limited, an affiliate of GIC Private Limited


Actis RX1 (Mauritius) Limited


ArcelorMittal Nippon Steel India Limited


Actis Advisers Private Limited


Sembcorp Industries (through its Indian group company Green Infra Wind Energy Limited)


Carlyle Group


Max Healthcare Institute Limited


Apollo Group


Bain Capital Credit (Asia) LLC


Entity of BPEA Investment Managers Private Limited


Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan


Work highlights


  • Represented RMZ Corporation on a joint venture agreement to develop commercial office spaces in India.

Dhaval Vussonji & Partners

Dhaval Vussonji & Partners continues to advise domestic and international clients, banks, property developers, major conglomerates, corporate purchasers, and investment funds on real estate transactions ranging from title due diligence and acquisition of immovable property to joint venture, structuring, drafting and negotiating transactional documentation, conveyancing and leasing. As an expert in real estate, international commercial arbitration, litigation, and private equity investments, Dhaval Vussonji extensively handles land titles, acquisition and development of lands, and construction and leasing of malls and hotels, while also advising on transactions involving foreign direct equity investments. Prachi Dave is another key name to note and is regularly sought out for advice by real estate conglomerates.

Practice head(s):

Dhaval Vussonji; Prachi Dave; Minal Sampat; Manisha Paranjape


Other key lawyers:

Bharati Nibjiya; Roopali Gosar; Karishma Kaji; Dharana Joshi


Key clients

Lodha Group


HDFC Capital Advisors Limited


Macrotech Developers Limited


Motilal Oswal Alternate Investment Private Limited, Motilal Oswal Home Finance Private Limited and Motilal Oswal Finvest Limited.


Raheja Universal Private Limited


Joyville Shapoorji Housing Private Limited


KBK Group


Assets Care and Reconstruction Enterprise Limited / SSG Group/ Altico Capital India Limited


Certus Capital


Honest Shelters Private Limited


Work highlights


  • Conducted title diligence of various properties in Pune and Mumbai for a funding of US$ 209,118,156 (approx.) by HDFC to Manjri Horse Breeders Farm Private Limited and other entities of the Shapoorji Pallonji Group.
  • Assisted in acquisition of prime property in Mumbai admeasuring 28,437.29 square meters i.e. approximately 7.02 acres by Macrotech Developers Limited.
  • Advised the Lodha Group in the acquisition of 110 acres of land.

Economic Laws Practice

The Economic Laws Practice’s real estate team provides comprehensive support to clients across different segments of the real estate sector, including structuring and negotiating land acquisitions, advising on joint development arrangements, leasing and financing of various types of properties, due diligence and transactions. Heena Chheda joined the team in early 2022 from Hariani & Co., Advocates and Solicitors, and now leads the practice, regularly advising corporates, landowners, developers, and financial institutions on all aspects of real estate and land laws, including acquisition of land, due diligence, development, and sale and purchase of commercial and residential properties.

Practice head(s):

Heena Chheda


Other key lawyers:

Bharat Jain; Anmol Lilani


Testimonials

‘Heena Chedda is a seasoned real estate lawyer. She understands the client’s requirements quite well and advises not only from a legal point of view but also from an operational and commercial point of view in order to make any transactions successful. We have taken her services to enter the new regional market and we are very satisfied with her services.’

‘My experience with ELP on the large real estate and construction practice has been phenomenal. Very through, detail oriented, and with a client-focused approach in the interest of the transaction.’

‘Heena Chheda goes out of the way to make sure the client arrives at the solutions that they are seeking.’

Key clients

Birla Estates (Sangamwadi)


KBS Creations


Chalet Hotels Limited (K. Raheja group entity)


Uniqlo India Private Limited


Ekaterra Services India Private Limited


Archana Milan Parikh|Ravi Shah|Asmi Shah


Century Textiles and Industries Limited |(An Aditya Birla group entity)


Luthra and Luthra Law Offices India

The real estate team at Luthra and Luthra Law Offices India is equipped to advise both international and domestic real estate developers, venture capitalists, private equity funds, and investors on complex transactions pertaining to the ownership and acquisition of land, land use and conversion, construction approvals, and regulatory issues. The team also handles real estate development projects including commercial centres, residential complexes, industrial units, and megacity projects. The firm's merger with Atlas Law Partners in August 2023 added further strength to its New Delhi office with the arrival of Harry ChawlaVaibhav Suri’s expertise in acquisition, development, and investment structuring is sought by on-shore and offshore real estate developers, investors, and high-net-worth individuals, while also actively advising renowned renewable energy developers. Girish Rawat renders full legal advice on real estate, banking, finance, and restructuring, including cross border lending, hybrid debt financing, and project finance. Abhishek Mathur is another name to note.

Practice head(s):

Vaibhav Suri; Girish Rawat; Abhishek Mathur


Other key lawyers:

Manjul Mantri; Ashneet Chhabra; Pranav Dwivedi; Jay Parikh; Harry Chawla


Key clients

ReNew Power


Godrej Properties


Aditya Birla Renewables


ACME Cleantech


Ascendas FirstSpace


Kotak Realty Fund


Statkraft


AM Green Energy


Panattoni India


Adani Group


SWAMIH Investment Fund


Kautilya Real Estate Fund


O2 Power


Bayer BioScience Private Limited


Bayer CropScience Ltd.


Fortum Solar India


Hawelia Builders


MRG World Group


Suraksha Asset Reconstruction Company


Trident Reality


Jindal Renewable Power Private Limited


Total Energies


Apraava Energy


Godrej Fund Management


Blue Leaf Energy


Phoenix Legal

The real estate team at Phoenix Legal advises investee companies, property developers, buyers, lessors, lessees and funds on various real estate issues. Manjula Chawla’s expertise ranges from strategic corporate investments and corporate finance to M&As, joint ventures, corruption and compliance investigations, and general corporate and commercial matters. Saket Shukla advises international investors, multilateral agencies and promoter groups on complex transactions across multiple sectors, including infrastructure, construction, insurance, hospitality, but also mining and resources as well as oil and gas. From the New Delhi office, Pranav Srivastava  focuses on technology (including IT and FinTech), life sciences, healthcare, infrastructure, power, oil and gas and EPC/ construction sectors. He also handles cross-border investments and the appointment of contractors.

Practice head(s):

Saket Shukla; Manjula Chawla; Pranav Srivastava


Other key lawyers:

Kripi Kathuria


Key clients

BT Group


Monster Energy Company


TARC Limited


ARG Outlier Media Private Limited


Kalinga Realtors Private Limited


BPEA Credit


Samvad Partners

With offices in Bengaluru, Hyderabad, Chennai, Mumbai and Delhi, Samvad Partners routinely handles real estate transactions across multiple jurisdictions, and advises landowners, developers, real estate funds and financial institutions on agricultural, residential, commercial, and industrial developments. Newly promoted head of the practice Veena Krishnan advises clients across various sectors like IT, manufacturing, and automotive on acquisition of land, development of real estate projects, and leasing of residential, commercial, industrial and infrastructure projects, while also handling title diligences and certification of statutory approvals. From the Hyderabad office, Ekta Bahl is the go-to choice for entrepreneurs, lenders, investors, landowners and developers seeking advice on leasing, acquisition, sale, development and financing. The Bengaluru’s office houses Nivedita Nivargi, who specialises on land acquisition and development, and Neela Badami, who regularly assists with drafting and vetting of various commercial real estate agreements, while also issuing title investigation reports and suggesting risk mitigation measures.

Practice head(s):

Veena Krishnan; Ekta Bahl


Other key lawyers:

Nivedita Nivargi; Neela Badami; Natasha Mahajan; Sitara Pillai


Key clients

Bhoruka Park Private Limited


Crossover Education Trust


Elegance Enterprises


FPD Property Services India Limited (Saville India)


Geodesic Techniques Private Limited


Incor Group


Incubex Nestavera Spaces Private Limited


JPMorgan Chase Bank N.A.


KKR


Legacy Developers


LOGOS


Mayurvan Farms


NoBroker Technologies Solutions Private Limited


Ola Group


Rangsons Technologies LLP


RedSeer (Beeroute Research Private Limited)


Vena Energy Vidyuth Private Limited


Vista Spaces LLP


Wakefit Innovations Pvt. Ltd.


Work highlights


  • Advised LI Industrial Parks Private Limited, one of the subsidiaries of Logos India on leasing space to a warehousing and logistics company.
  • Advised Mayurvan Farms and Vanodara Farms in the acquisition of 121 acres of agricultural land in Karnataka for a farmland project.
  • Assisted Vista Spaces LLP, a real estate developer, in finalising documentation to be executed in favour of prospective customers and also in responding to specific customer queries regarding the documentation.

Tatva Legal Hyderabad

Ranging from due diligence and acquisition of land parcels to structuring, negotiation and funding for sale, Tatva Legal Hyderabad regularly supports various large national and international clients and business groups. N.K. Dilip is based in Bangalore and handles substantial work in the areas of corporate and commercial laws, advising on mergers and acquisitions, corporate restructuring, employment laws, private equity, and project finance, while Raghu Nandana’s areas of expertise includes a variety of commercial transactions such as leasing of properties, business entity formation, construction, disposition and sale, title scrutiny and land use. Some of Mumbai’s leading developers have been represented in litigation and arbitration matters by Mahernosh Humranwala, whose experience in real estate law includes both transactional work and dispute resolution.

Practice head(s):

Mahernosh Humranwala; N. K. Dilip; S. Raghu Nandana


Other key lawyers:

S.Nagaraj; Priyanka Dhage; Ramya Balaji; B.S. Siddaraju;  Amrutha Sreedhar


Key clients

Prestige Group


Kotak Mahindra Investments Limited


HDFC Capital Affordable Real Estate Fund – II


Akarsha Realty Private Limited


Casa Grande Garden City Builders Private Limited


Piramal Capital & Housing Finance Limited


Ebisu Techpark Pvt. Ltd.


Godrej Properties Ltd.


Runwal Group


KKR India Asset Finance Limited


Indiabulls Asset Management Company Limited


Work highlights


  • Represented Marigold-Phase-1- Conducting title due diligence and drafting of transaction related documents on the land parcels situated at Maragondanahalli Village and Bettenahalli Village, Kundana Hobli, Devanahalli Taluk aggregating to an extent of 50 Acres.
  • Conducted title due diligence on the land parcels situated at Lingadheeragolahalli Village, Kundana Hobli, Devanahalli Taluk aggregating to an extent of 33 Acres.
  • Conducted title due diligence and drafting of transaction related documents in respect of the land parcels situated at Shetterahalli Village, Kasaba Hobli, Devanahalli Taluk aggregating to an extent of 118 Acres.

ALMT Legal

ALMT Legal provides advice to leading developers, multinationals and corporates on a litany of real estate and property related matters spanning land audits, due diligence, sale deeds, property developments, and joint venture agreements. Mumbai-based Sameer Tapia advises on the structuring of sale and purchase agreements of commercial and residential premises in and around the Maharashtra area, while also handling the acquiring and leasing of residential and commercial properties, and conducting title investigations. Here is Chhaya Virani particularly well-versed, while Ryna Karani’s expertise includes sale deeds, development agreements, and detailed title verifications. From the Bangalore office, Prashant Popar focuses on high-value land conveyancing deals for banks, financial institutions, and high-net-worth individuals.

Practice head(s):

Sameer Tapia; Prashant Popat; Ryna Karani


Other key lawyers:

Chhaya Virani


Key clients

Balaji Cars Private Ltd.


Balaji Properties


Work highlights


  • Advised Balaji Properties on title verification of Kukubhai Rangwala Chawl & Bharat Café building at Ghatkopar West. The firm reviewed the title documents of the property which consists of two separate tenements and open courtyard between them.

BRUS CHAMBERS, Advocates & Solicitors

Jointly led by Uttam Hathi, Suhail Farooqui, and Shrikant Hathi, BRUS CHAMBERS, Advocates & Solicitors’ real estate practice routinely conducts due diligence, title searches, conveyance, transactional work and disputes on a pan-India basis. Further core workflows of the team include advising developers, investors and buyers on land acquisition, project development, and construction contracts, while also handling redevelopment and RERA compliance.

Practice head(s):

Uttam Hathi; Shrikant Hathi; Suhail Farooqui


Other key lawyers:

Anamika Ganguly; Saurabh Gandhi


Testimonials

‘Uttam Hathi and Suhail Farooqui dominate the redevelopment industry and all our redevelopment work is supervised by them, who are also well known in the redevelopment market.’

‘Uttam Hathi and Suhail Farooqui are a duo that dominates the redevelopment project market.’

Key clients

Puraniks Builders


Mahindra Lifespaces


Runwal Group


L and T Realty


Arkade Group


Kolte-Patil Developers


Neelam Group


Runwal Realty


BG Shirke Group


Omate Universal


Tata Housing


Lodha Group


Piramal Realty


Individuals


Inorbit Mall


Goldman Sachs


Supreme Infrastructure India Pvt Ltd


Ashiana Housing Ltd


Neev Group


Schulman International Services BVBA


Godrej Properties Ltd


IndusLaw

Complemented by both the merger with Anup S Shah Law Firm and by the additional expertise of Arun Kumar and Deepak Chowdhury, IndusLaw continues to expand both its client base and practice scope, while fielding a robust team of experts that routinely advises developers, corporates, and individuals across a wide range of transactions and regulatory issues spanning due diligence, land acquisition and leases, joint developments, and real estate disputes. As a leading expert in local land law, conveyancing, and immovable property in the state of Karnataka, Sunitha Rajesh regularly represents investors and developers on complex real estate transactions. Vivekanand G's expertise ranges from due diligence and property documentation to stamp duty, registration, RERA, and litigation, while Avikshit Moral advises clients on a range of matters across conveyancing, real estate financing, joint ventures, and investor protection laws.

Practice head(s):

Sunitha Rajesh; Vivekanand G; Avikshit Moral


Other key lawyers:

Arun Kumar; Deepak Chowdhury; KN Geetha; Nirupama Venkatesh; Diptayon Basu; Niket Shah; Bindu Madhavi


Testimonials

‘Sunitha Rajesh continues to be the doyenne of real estate law in the state of Karnataka. She is often the final word on controversial issues. Her wealth of experience, grace and erudition make her a formidable and reliable partner for all businesses dealing with real estate.’

‘Nirupama Venkatesh is a skilled lieutenant expert in coordinating with Induslaw’s large team to churn out effective and efficient property title opinions. His mastery of the subject and communication skills are key to understanding client needs and delivering work products in a timely manner.’

‘The team has solid knowledge, is proactive and supportive.’

‘The firm and its partners are above average in terms of timeliness, client care, and interpersonal relationships between colleagues. I would like to recognise the firm’s commitment to going the extra mile every time to complete assignments.’

‘Deepak Chowdhury is a brilliant and extremely humble professional; his approach in delivering assignments in a timely manner, his efficient communication and his helpfulness are noteworthy.’

‘The team at IndusLaw is highly professional, and I absolutely recommend the firm for the quality of work and in-depth knowledge of the industry.’

‘Professional, capable and competent in all aspects of real estate. I found their advice and transaction structuring reliable and secure.’

Key clients

Edelweiss Asset Reconstruction Company Limited


Lupin Limited


German Osteo Care


Alco Steels Private Limited


Certus Capital


Bhumi Associates


Strata Property Management Private Limited


Prequin India Private Limited


Vikas Telecom Private Limited


Sarla Infrastructure Private Limited


Prestige Group


Cornerstone Properties Private Limited


Nirvana Developers


Embassy Group


Sobha Limited


Akshaya Group


Arihant Group


DRA Homes Group


Purvanakara Group


Welspun One


Sattva Group


RWD Group


Sameera Group


Etica Group


Imayam Group


Sumeru Group


Kochar Homes Group


Indus Developers Group


Mahanagar Gas Limited


Present Infra Private Limited


Goldfinch Buildtech Private Limited


Casagrand Hyderwise Private Limited


Ramky Reclamation and Recycling Private Limited


Provident Housing Limited


Godrej Projects Development Limited


Work highlights


  • Represented and advised Sarla Infrastructure Private Limited in the lease transaction with J.P. Morgan Services India Private Limited pertaining to lease of office space admeasuring 1.1m square feet in 3 phases (2 phases completed and the 3rd phase ongoing) on lands known as Parcel 9 situated in Devarabeesanahalli Village, Varthur Hobli, Bengaluru East Taluk, Karnataka measuring about 6 acres 2.4 guntas.
  • Acted as a sole advisor to the client in conducting title due diligence of lands admeasuring 4780 Hectares approximately situated at Bhiwandi, Maharashtra.
  • Represented and advised Present Infra Private Limited and Goldfinch Buildtech in acquisition of lands measuring 112 Acres, situated in Navillahalli Village and Thippapura Village, Hosakote Hobli, Alur Taluk, Hassan District, Karnataka.

Lex Consult

Lex Consult represents real estate promoters, fund houses, and technology firms across various real estate matters, ranging from commercial and residential to warehousing, data centre, logistics and technology. Head of the Mumbai office Nidhi Khadria specialises in the warehousing and logistics industry, while also handling land acquisition and M&A transactions, lease agreements and deeds, alongside co-founder of the firm Majid Siddiq.

Practice head(s):

Nidhi Khadria


Other key lawyers:

Majid Siddiq


Key clients

Metro Realty


Ivanhoe Cambridge


Zapkey


Arshiya Limited


Shriram Properties Limited


Ahuja Hive


Work highlights


  • Advises Zapkey on the feasibility and launch of an assured home sale and home buy-back product offering by use of technology.
  • Advised Metro Realty group on acquisition of a commercial asset in Navi Mumbai, owned by MIDC and leased on a long-term basis to the target company.
  • Advised Shriram Properties on multiple transactions, including joint development agreements for an asset in Chennai and the proposed acquisition of a project in Vishakhapatnam.

LexCounsel

Led by Seema Jhingan, Alishan Naqvee, and Dimpy Mohanty, LexCounsel has a niche real estate practice that assists clients in acquisition of immovable properties in India including real estate due diligences in the state of Maharashtra and Karnataka, and development of educational buildings in India. The team also deals with review of lease and sub-lease deeds, and title verifications.

Practice head(s):

Seema Jhingan; Alishan Naqvee; Dimpy Mohanty


Testimonials

‘Genuine, helpful, mindful.’

‘Stand up, honest, they listen and genuinely hear their clients.’

Work highlights


Mansukhlal Hiralal & Company

Mansukhlal Hiralal & Company's real estate and construction practice advises clients on development and redevelopment projects, drafting and negotiating of conveyances, joint development, lease and licences, as well as on due diligence of properties including title search reports and title certificates. Rajendra Shah leads the practice from Mumbai and specialises in commercial and residential redevelopment projects, slum rehabilitations, and land acquisitions, while Purvi Shah Asher’s focus is on conveyance, property sale and acquisition, and real estate development. Shreya Dalal joined the team in 2022, bringing in new expertise.

Practice head(s):

Rajendra Shah; Purvi Shah Asher


Other key lawyers:

Sadhav Mishra; Shreya Dalal


Testimonials

‘Mansukhlal Hiralal & Co is an exceptional multiservice law firm known for its distinctive approach. Its team of experienced lawyers is committed to providing tailor-made solutions. With a strong emphasis on diversity and technology, they strive to provide outstanding legal services while actively engaging with the community. Without a doubt, they are an excellent option to meet all your legal needs.’

‘Mansukhlal Hiralal & Co stands out for its exceptional expertise, dedication to clients and innovative approach. They possess extensive legal knowledge and practical experience that sets them apart from the competition. Their client-focused approach ensures customised solutions that align with clients’ objectives, making them a preferred choice.’

‘Their commitment to diversity, incorporation of technology, and active involvement in the community further distinguish them from other law firms.’

‘My relationship with Bhushan Shah and Mansukhlal Hiralal & Company has blossomed into a long-term partnership as a result of the exceptional level of service provided by the legal team. The team handled challenges with tact and strategy.’

‘The team has an exceptional capacity to approach problems from an entirely novel angle. I always reiterate the fact that the team has never stopped going above and beyond to assist in any manner possible.’

‘The entire team at MHCO has provided the best of services. Specifically, working with Purvi Shah Asher has been a privilege. Her knowledge of law and resourcefulness is great learning for all. She has substantial adeptness in commercial procedures in India and globally, and has regularly advised and represented our company on complex and noteworthy matters.’

Key clients

Sitec Labs Limited


Cipla Limited


Rashmi Agrawal


Velocity Global Logistics Private Limited


Coliseum Co-operative Premises Society Limited


Kyrus Industries / Creado Family


Prashanti Co-operative Housing Society Limited.


Yasmin Patel and Ninaz Panthaky


Garry Asher


Shaad Residency Cooperative Housing Society


Nirav Poddar


Late Mrs Pratibha Badle


Hemlata Lawande


AP. Build Heights Pvt Ltd


Gautam Pandhi


Yasmin and Adil Patel


Work highlights


  • Advised the Creado Family in a litigation wherein an owner of the adjacent property was claiming a right of easement overland belonging to the Creado family.
  • Acted on behalf of Pali Hill Daffodils Co-operative Housing Society Limited for the redevelopment project of the society building.
  • Advised Coliseum Co-operative Premises Society Limited, filed on behalf of and represented the Society in a suit before the Bombay High Court against the Developer of the Society land, in view of the failure on part of the Developer in conveying the plot (amalgamated with the Society plot) in favour of the Society.

Regius Legal LLP

Regius Legal LLP offers advice on a wide spectrum of real estate matters, including acquisition and leasing of development land, as well as redevelopment and infrastructure projects, and slum rehabilitation projects. Founding partner Kiran Jain and senior partner Ish Jain lead the practice from the Mumbai office, and routinely advise multinational corporations, developers, and individuals on complex real estate transactions.

Practice head(s):

Kiran Jain; Ish Jain


Testimonials

‘Their track record of success, emphasis on client communication, technology integration and commitment to diversity distinguish them as a top choice in the real estate legal landscape.’

‘Both Kiran Jain and Ish Jain are seasoned legal professionals with extensive experience in the real estate industry. They each bring a unique set of skills and knowledge that contribute to our success.’

‘The firm’s real estate practice is distinguished by its unique approach, offering a combination of specialised expertise, client focus and innovative solutions to address complex real estate matters. The team consists of highly qualified lawyers with extensive real estate experience, well versed in the various aspects of real estate transactions, development and land use regulations.’

Key clients

K.S. Chamankar Enterprises


Vardhaman Estate Corporation (M.K. Developers)


Gold Plaza


Girnar Cooperative Society 93 Flat purchasers of Girnar Tower, Kalachowki, Mumbai


Prabhav Gruh Nirman Pvt. Ltd


Uday Surve (Shubh Enterprises)


M/s. SNB India Lifestyle Pvt. Ltd.


Jainam Realtors


Surya Landmarks Developers Pvt. Ltd


Tenants of Hirhi Bhojraj Chawl, Ferbunder, Mazgaon


Ekta Nagar Co-op Housing Society.


Ashish Mehta


Work highlights


  • Represented k.S. Chamankar enterprises in a matter worth INR 46bn.
  • Represented Vardhaman Estate Corporation in a matter worth INR 36bn relating to a redevelopment.
  • Represented Girnar Cooperative Society 93 Flat purchasers of Girnar Tower, Kalachowki, Mumbai in a matter worth INR 5.5bn.

Saraf and Partners

Saraf and Partners provides comprehensive legal advice across various types of transactions in the real estate sector, ranging from residential, commercial and industrial leases, to title diligence on property, development agreements, joint development agreements, and RERA related matters. The firm’s real estate practice has been furthered strengthened by both the alliance with SRGR Law Offices, and the inclusion of renowned renewable energy players as well as warehousing and logistics giants to its client portfolio. Mohit Saraf heads the construction and real estate practice, and routinely represents major corporate clients in various courts and tribunals. Saroj Jha advises foreign investors on entry routing, title searches, due diligence, drafting and vetting of various transaction documents, while Ravi Bishnoi is entrusted by owners, developers, and investors on complex corporate agreements such as collaboration agreement and joint development. Ketan Khare's expertise ranges from property and corporate due diligence to commercial and industrial properties, including townships, SEZs and IT Parks.

Practice head(s):

Mohit Saraf; Saroj Jha; Ravi Bishnoi


Other key lawyers:

Ketan Khare


Testimonials

‘The team is knowledgeable, diligent and provides good service with excellent advice.’

‘Ravi Bishnoi is our go-to lawyer for real estate projects in North India. He is highly experienced and very responsive, provides well-rounded advice, and is fantastic in ensuring deployment of resources to ensure timely delivery.’

‘Ketan Khare is a pleasure to work with. He is very diligent, responsive and provides clear and practical advice.’

Key clients

Renew Power Private Limited


O2 Power Private Limited


Welspun One Logistics Parks


Zomato


Silverglades Group


National Capital Region Transport Corporation


Keystone World Private Limited


Chakradev Kutir Private Limited (RDB Group), Indiabulls Housing Finance Limited


Padmasiddh Developers Private Limited (House of Abhinandan Lodha)


Godrej Properties Limited


Ambale Industrial and Logistics Parks Private Limited, a group company of Welspun Group


Metro Satyam Builders LLP


Distribution and Logistics Private Limited


Bombay Brigade Urban Housing Solutions Limited


Aditya Birla Renewables


Bombay Panjrapole Trust


SBI Bank


Federation of Obstetrics and Gynaecological Societies of India


Bhishma Realty Limited (Thackersey Group)


Sugee Developers


K Raheja Realty Private Limited (K Raheja Group) (one of the largest real estate companies in India)


Birla Estates Private Limited


Biba Fashions Limited


Publicis Resources


Elmont Realty Private Limited (Elmont Group)


Housing Development Finance Corporation Limited


TDI Group


The Anant Raj Corporation (TARC)


Indiabulls Housing Finance Limited


Lodha Developers (House of Abhinandan Lodha Group)


Ascendas Group


ATS Infrastructure Limited (ATS)


Logix Group


Shapoorji Pallonji Group


Duet Hotels Group


Eldeco Group


Work highlights


Singhania & Partners LLP

The team at Singhania & Partners LLP regularly advises clients hailing from the infrastructure and construction sectors in matters including joint development agreements, due diligence, and concession agreements. Both Ravi Singhania and Vikas Goel are trusted advisors to the construction industry, and regularly handle national and international arbitrations in this area alongside Yamandeep Kumar. Abhimeet Sinha is known for advising government and private sector organisations in the infrastructure sector, and Shambhu Sharan notably acts for leading infrastructure companies in arbitration and litigation proceedings.

Practice head(s):

Ravi Singhania; Vikas Goel; Shambhu Sharan; Abhimeet Sinha; Yamandeep Kumar


Key clients

Dedicated Freight Corridor Corporation of India Ltd.


Satluj Jal Vidyut Nigam Limited


Khare & Tarkunde Infrastructure Pvt. Ltd.


National Highways Authority of India


McNally Bharat Engineering Co. Ltd.


Ramky Infrastructure Ltd.


C&C Constructions Ltd.


PNC Infratech Ltd.


Gujarat Maritime Board


Work highlights


  • Represented Dedicated Freight Corridor Corporation of India Ltd. in an arbitration against a Joint Venture of Tata Projects Limited and Aldesa Construcciones, S.A. (Spain) led by Tata Projects Ltd.

SNG & PARTNERS

SNG & PARTNERS’s real estate practice renders comprehensive assistance to private equity players, offshore lenders, banks and investors in real estate development projects, advising on township development, commercial and infrastructure projects, and special economic zones. With expertise in banking and finance, Rajesh Narain Gupta continues to routinely advise on real estate transactions, including township, residential and commercial projects, while Munish Upadhyay heads the real estate practice from Delhi, and specialises in due diligence, built-up infrastructure, and large residential and commercial developments, alongside with head of the Mumbai and Bengaluru practice Sadhav Mishra.

Practice head(s):

Rajesh Narain Gupta; Munish Upadhyay


Other key lawyers:

Sadhav Mishra


Testimonials

‘Client needs are given utmost importance and priority.’

‘A firm we go to where all our needs are accommodated in just under one roof.’

Key clients

Shriram Properties Limited


Rare Township Pvt. Ltd.


HDFC Capital Advisors Ltd.


Macrotech Developers Limited (Lodha Group)


Hind Terminal Pvt. Ltd.


Work highlights


  • Advised Shiram Properties Limited in the acquisition of a real estate project.
  • Advised Rare Township Pvt. Ltd. in a RERA litigation.
  • Advised HDFC Capital Advisors Ltd. on a project where a portion of land is proposed as a residential project named Kalpataru Avana.