Avnish Sharma is a Partner in the Real Estate practice group in New Delhi office. Avnish specialises in real estate and has advised some of the major Indian and International companies, along with advising the Government of India on critical policy issues.
Avnish has worked with the Ministry of Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation, Government of India, in drafting of subordinate legislation under the Real Estate, (Regulation & Development) Act, 2016 and in drafting of Model Contract for PPP in Housing Sector.
He has extensive experience in matters pertaining to foreign investment in real estate, onshore & offshore structuring, development and collaboration transactions, local law advisory, SEZ investments, private equity investments and transaction management.
- Solicitor, England and Wales
- Bar Council of Delhi
Avnish Sharma has represented and advised the following clients
Advised on the sale of 33% stake held by the promoters of DLF through its 3 (three) group companies through sale of CCPs in DLF Cyber City Developers Private Limited (DCCDL).
Tata Realty & Infrastructure Limited and Standard Chartered Private Equity Advisory (India) Private Limited
Advised on the acquisition of 100% share capital of an SEZ company in Gurugram and Mumbai.
Medanta Holdings Private Limited
Advised on investment from Carlyle and Temasek into 1,000 bedded super specialty hospital in Lucknow and acquisition of land.
Wal-mart India Private Limited
Advised on the different models of leasing adopted by Wal-mart India Private Limited for its cash and carry stores pan India.
Bharti Land Limited
Advised on a collaboration for setting up a 156 acre integrated township in Faridabad.
H & M Hennes & Mauritz India (P) Limited
Advised on setting up stores in India.
United Nations Development Programme
Advised on leasing of commercial premises.
International Finance Corporation
Advised on leasing of office space in New Delhi.
Advised on the commercial leasing of office space in India and compliances with pollution control laws.