Namrata Kolar

Partner (Co-Head – Real Estate)

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Namrata specialises in real estate transactions, dispute resolution and general corporate advisory, including employment.

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Qualifications

  • . Post Graduation, University of London
  • . B.A. LLB., National Law School of India, Bengaluru
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Expertise

Practice Areas

  • Real Estate

She has advised Indian and International clients in both real estate and dispute resolution matters in Karnataka, Kerala, Tamil Nadu and Andhra Pradesh.

Namrata advises on various aspects of real estate transactions including title due diligence, issuance of title opinions, acquiring property by way of conveyance, lease or joint development models, development of various properties for residential, commercial, or retail uses, development of Special Economic Zones, creation of mortgages, drafting and negotiating commercial leases, and establishment of corporate campuses. In addition, she has also represented and acted for clients in transactions involving financing of real estate sector (both private equity and debt financing).

In dispute resolution, Namrata has considerable experience in representing clients before the various High Courts, Tribunals, Company Law Board, NCLT, Karnataka Electricity Regulatory Commission and other fora. She specialises in corporate disputes, court-based Mergers & Amalgamations and Real Estate disputes.

Namrata has been actively involved in a number of union related matters, appearances before High Courts, Industrial Tribunals and in conciliation proceedings before labour authorities in various employment-related disputes, under legislations such as the Industrial Disputes Act, 1947, and the Payment of Bonus Act, 1965.

Namrata is also experienced in advising and representing clients in departmental inquiries initiated by regulatory authorities under legislations such as the Employees’ Provident Funds and Miscellaneous Provisions Act, 1952.

Awards & Recognition

  • ‘Distinguished Practitioner’ for Real Estate, AsiaLaw 2021
  • ‘Real Estate Lawyer of the Year’, Business World’s Global Legal Leaders Awards 2020
  • “Recognised Lawyer” for Real Estate in India, Chambers and Partners 2020
  • Recommended Lawyer” for Real Estate & Construction, Asia Pacific Legal500 2020

Memberships

  • Bar Council of Karnataka, India
  • Solicitor, England & Wales

Qualifications

  • . Post Graduation, University of London
  • . B.A. LLB., National Law School of India, Bengaluru
expertise

Expertise

Practice Areas

  • Real Estate