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Real Estate

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What the team is known for

Well known for corporate real estate work offering extensive knowledge on private equity investments and fund formation, as well as other complex financings such as structured debt. Widely recognised for core conveyancing capability including due diligence and execution of sale and lease documentation. Also well placed to advise developers on RERA.

Strengths

Clients enthusiastically recommend the team for its "clear understanding of business objectives," as well as its "protection of business through risk mitigation strategies."

Other sources appreciate that the team "is very timely and provides very precise opinion."

Work highlights

Advised SPREF II, an Allianz-Shapoorji joint venture, on its USD235 million acquisition of TSI Business Park from Reco Rock and Tishman Speyer in Hyderabad.

Notable practitioners

Sagar Kadam provides advice to investors and developers relating to conveyancing issues, such as title diligence and sale and lease documentation. A source says: "We find his knowledge very sound, particularly with respect to due diligence of agricultural properties."

Sajit Suvarna is at the forefront of the market for complex transactional advice, servicing lenders, investors and developers. Interviewees are quick to observe that he is "an extremely sharp negotiator and very well networked."

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Overview

DSK Legal’s Real Estate practice is led by Mr. Sajit Suvarna and is widely regarded as one of the best in the country. A leader in the market, our team has advised marquee developers and funds such as the Shapoorji Pallonji Group, Piramal Group, Prestige Group, Schindler India, Apollo Asia, Godrej Properties and Mahindra & Mahindra.

Our Real Estate practice focuses on all aspects of property and real estate laws. The team specializes in, not only the traditional form of real estate but has also extended its practice to the modern day commercial real estate. The traditional form of real estate transactions involves buying, selling, leasing and developing property, whilst the modern commercial form of real estate transactions involve investment in real estate sector through private equity investments, foreign investments, debt funding, etc. Our Real Estate practice also advises on fund structures and on real estate investment trusts.

Whether our clients are desirous of acquiring or disposing off real estate, making investments or providing debt funding, raising capital or any other form of funding, creating a tax efficient investment vehicle, implementing a development project or asserting their rights before a court of law, our team works side by side with the client’s in-house team to ensure that the organization’s reputation and commercial goals are protected. 

Members

Kadam, Sagar

Kumar, Niraj

Mody, Saloni

Suvarna, Sajit

Clients

ATS Savvy Infrastructure LLP

Godrej Properties Limited

HDFC Capital Affordable Real Estate Fund-1

LIC and LIC Housing Finance

Pinetree Realtors Private Limited (an SPV of ICICI Pru AMC)

Piramal Group

Prestige Estates Projects Limited

Schindler India

Shapoorji Pallonji Group

SPREF II PTE.LTD.

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Location

1203-BA, One World Centre, Tower 2B

Floor 12B

841 Senapati Bapat Marg

Elphinstone Road

Mumbai

Maharashtra

India

400 013

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Chambers Research is conducted by 200 Research Analysts, across 200 jurisdictions and provides nearly 6,000 rankings tables. Annually we collect hundreds of thousands of responses from clients, the majority via in-depth interview. Learn more about our methodology.

India

Real Estate: Mumbai-based


Sagar Kadam
Band 3
Sajit Suvarna
Band 1