Saroj Kumar Jha

Mr. Saroj Kumar Jha is a founding partner of SRGR Law Offices and is recognized as one of the eminent real estate lawyers in the country. He has experience of more than two decades in the area of real estate, corporate structuring and consultancy, and specializes in advising foreign investors on entry routing, location analysis, risk analysis, site and title searches, due diligence, drafting and vetting of various transaction documents and general corporate counselling.

His scope of advice includes structuring transactions compliant with applicable laws including but not limited to foreign exchange laws, taxation laws and real estate laws. Among other services, he also assists in filing, obtaining and complying with various approvals required from the competent authorities.

Through his vast experience in numerous high value and complex transactions, he is instrumental in resolving hurdles or challenges affecting materialization of any commercial transaction. He has an eye for detail, acumen to handle both legal and commercial aspects of a transaction and ability to provide insightful advice to the clients.

He has advised and represented several clients ranging from major international funds and financial institutes, as well as leading corporations on resolving conflicts related to non-completion of the project, legal tenability, license requirements and environmental regulations. He provides comprehensive legal services to domestic and international clients including private equity funds, to embark upon new projects in India. Additionally, he has played a vital role in helping investors in exiting the existing projects at the pivotal stage for achieving optimal commercial returns.

Before founding SRGR Law Offices, he was a partner with FoxMandal, Delhi, heading their corporate – real estate practices.