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Hariani & Co., Advocates and Solicitors

BAKHTAWAR, 7TH FLOOR, RAMNATH GOENKA ROAD, NARIMAN POINT, MUMBAI - 400 021, INDIA
Tel:
Work +91 22 2278 0600
Fax:
Fax +91 22 2204 6823
Email:
Web:
www.hariani.co.in
Goa, Goa, Mumbai, Pune, Pune

Ajay Vazirani

Tel:
Work +91 22 22780600
Email:
Web:
www.hariani.co.in
Hariani & Co., Advocates and Solicitors

Work Department

Real estate, IPR, media and entertainment

Position

Senior partner. Mr Ajay Vazirani specialises in the fields of real estate, film, media and entertainment, and corporate and commercial deals relating to the private placement of equity and venture capital funding. He also handles matters relating to dispute resolution including court litigation and arbitration. In the field of media and entertainment law, Mr. Vazirani advises well-known production houses and individuals in the film industry in India. He has successfully aided several film production houses to structure high-profile film financing and acquisition deals and co-production ventures. Some of his clients in the media and entertainment sector are Excel Entertainment, Sohail Khan Productions, Red Chillies Entertainment and the Being Human Foundation. In the real estate sector, Mr. Vazirani has advised JP Morgan, IL&FS Fund, HDFC, Dewan Housing Finance Ltd. and the Kamla Landmarc Group. He has conducted large-scale real estate due diligences for various companies including HDIL and Sahara.

Career

Trained Government Law College, Mumbai; qualified 1994; solicitor, Bombay Incorporated Law Solicitor 1996; made partner in Hariani & Co. 1997

Languages

English, Hindi

Member

Bombay Incorporated Law Society; Bar Council of Maharashtra

Education

Bombay University (1990 Bachelor of Commerce; 1994 Bachelor of Laws); Bombay Incorporated Law Society (1996 Solicitor)


India

Corporate and M&A

Within: Corporate and M&A

Hariani & Co., Advocates and Solicitors advises on foreign investments, commercial contracts, M&A transactions, corporate governance and regulatory and compliance matters across a wide spectrum of sectors, including manufacturing, oil and gas, retail and real estate. Ameet Hariani and Ajay Vazirani are the key practitioners.

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Real estate and construction

Within: Real estate and construction

Hariani & Co., Advocates and Solicitors' real estate team attracts praise for 'having its client's interest first'. The department acts for a range of clients, including real estate owners, developers, purchasers, housing finance companies, tenants and housing societies, on a range of transactions. The group has been particularly active advising on the implementation of the Real Estate (Regulation and Development) Act 2016 (RERA) and several real estate finance projects. The team is instructed by CCI Projects Private on the development of two residential towers in Mumbai, this has included advising generally on the project as well as on issues relating to  RERA and other legislation. In another work highlight it acted for Panchshil Techpark Private on its INR 950m purchase of an industrial property near Pune. Key names to note include managing partner Ameet Hariani and Ajay Vazirani.

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