co-Head, Real-Estate Investments Practice
Nishith Desai Associates
Ruchir Sinha co heads the real estate investments practice at Nishith Desai Associates. He has advised a majority of domestic and offshore real estate funds as well as global corporations on formulating, negotiating and implementing structures for investments into the Indian real estate sector from a legal, tax and regulatory perspective. He also advises on setting up of realty specific funds (domestic/offshore) and developing innovative tax efficient investment structures for investment in real estate, SEZ, hotels etc. Ruchir has authored several articles for leading national newspapers and international journals, including authoring the cover story for the prestigious Asian journal ‘Asia Law’. Recipient of the Real Estate Section Scholarship of the International Bar Association (IBA) for his paper on 'Funding Real Estate Projects through listed and unlisted instruments', he is also a core member of the Real Estate Section of the IBA.