• Infrastructure and Construction
  • BOT projects
  • Transactional Documents
Infrastructure and Construction

The Government of India has allowed 100 per cent FDI in the construction business. This has paved the way for foreign investment into development of commercial and residential real estate. Our firm represent builders and construction businesses. Our clients include construction companies, both residential and commercial, design professionals, contractors and subcontractors. We negotiate contracts, conduct surveys and due diligence, prepare construction agreements, procure permits and licenses from local authorities and government undertakings. We advise our clients on site acquisition and development, contract negotiation, project bidding (public and private), project management issues, insurance contracting, regulatory and code compliance, project documentation, drafting employment and labour agreements and construction related litigation.

We have conducted due diligence of real estate title work including examination, certification and related work. We assist our clients in acquiring and developing properties, both commercial and residential, malls and industrial parks. We draft and review documents related to infrastructure and construction such as Concession Agreement and EPC contracts and related contracts including bank guarantees and performance bonds, agreements with architects, contractors and sub-contracts, consultancy agreements, work orders, and purchase orders. We advise on creation of joint ventures and assist in necessary documentation for the same. We also advise on structuring investments in this sector and advise on the most suitable entry route for foreign clients.

BOT projects

Our firm represents various companies in the construction of highways, flyovers, etc. on BOT basis. We have advised them on Pre-Bidding Due Diligence, reviewing bidding documents, drafting and vetting agreements such as Concessionaire Agreement, EPC Contracts, Annual Maintenance Contracts, etc. We draft Work Orders, Purchase Orders, Letter of Intent etc. relating to the sale and purchase of construction materials. We also provide assistance in regulatory clearance and compliance. We also represent clients before Courts and other Dispute Resolution Bodies.

Transactional documents

We draft and negotiate various kinds of agreements and contracts related to real estate and construction contracts including Concession Agreement, EPC contracts, Maintenance Agreements, Mortgage, Pledge and Hypothecation Agreements, Guarantee Deeds, Asset Purchase Agreement, business conducting agreements, Escrow Agreement, etc.

We also negotiate, implement and review investment agreements, land purchase agreements, lease deeds, licence agreements, sale deeds, agreement to sell, and pre-emptive right agreements. We have expertise in drafting work orders, purchase orders, letters of intent related to construction. We also deal in necessary documentation for joint ventures, mergers and acquisitions, development of townships and establishing SEZ’s. We also conduct property title searches and due diligence.