Real Estate, Infrastructure & Finance
The firm has a comprehensive real estate practice providing services in a ‘one-stop shop’ model with an outreach spanning all over India. In our years of practice, we have developed extensive local networks giving us the capacity to offer quick turnaround suited to compliment commercial deal making and closures. Our firm has represented various stakeholders at every level including Developers, Contractors, Lenders and Investors. These diverse representation gives us a thorough understanding of the needs of different project participants and the ability to provide legal solutions balancing the conflicting interests.
Our firm is routinely engaged by infrastructure finance companies to undertake Title Searches / Due Diligence, involving extensive issues like:
Ownership in the property;
Statutory clearances and compliances;
Location of the property;
Dealing with Land record offices at all levels;
Perfection of title;
Clearance in respect of conversion of land from Agricultural to commercial (CLU);
Sanction of construction plan or development plan;
Clearance from environmental authorities;
Acquisition for public purposes;
Issues relating to stamp duty and registration;
Lease and Project Finance.
Our firm has been associated with various projects and townships in Delhi NCR, providing advisory at various stages, including detailed Transaction Investments. We undertake a variety of assignments pertaining to drafting and vetting of standardised Loan and Financing agreements, Service agreements, Agreements relating to Escrow, Mortgage, Pledge and Lien, Hypothecation, Assignment, Security and Guarantee. Members of the firm have lead key transactions and rendered opinions on perfecting the security interests of Creditors, Identifying and establishing the priority of any encumbrances in all forms of property, whether tangible or intangible, including moveable or immoveable property, Shares and other securities, Bank accounts, Contractual rights and receivables which are to be used as collateral, Assurance as to the absence of any liens with priority to the creditor’s lien.
Members of the firm have acted as Transactional advisors in relation to various Asset Acquisitions, Consolidations and development for one of the country’s largest Venture Capital Fund. The firm regularly undertakes assignments for local compliances for Land use and Ownership, Zoning laws, Statutory clearance, Dealing with land record offices at all levels for purchase of Agricultural and Industrial properties.