15 May 2020
RICS SBE organized an online guest lecture with Ms. Divya B. Malcolm (Partner, Kochhar & Co. Advocates and Legal Consultants) on Elements on Lease Draft on Friday, 15th May 2020. The session was very informative and the students interacted with her.
Divya is a Partner in the Mumbai office of the Firm. She has nearly 15 years of experience in real estate. During this period, she has advised clients on forest issues, townships, acquisition of agricultural lands, tribal lands, leasing of properties in industrial estates, redevelopment projects (slum rehabilitation schemes/co-operative society redevelopment/ old and cessed buildings), IT/ITES parks, permissions and approvals.
She regularly conducts due diligence on title for funds, banks/ financial institutions, investors, actual users. Her drafting experience includes a holistic range of real estate documentation: conveyances, development agreements, template agreements for sale of flats, condominium documents, mortgages, leases, leave and license agreements etc. She also carries out negotiates and assists in structuring and finalisation of transactions.
She actively authors articles on real estate sector and also writes book reviews.