Ritika Vaswani

Ritika Vaswani, Partner, JSA

Ritika’s practice focuses on corporate real estate and employment. She specialises in real estate transactions conducting due diligences and drafting allied documents including property development agreements, lease agreements construction agreements and shared workplace agreements.

Ritika is further actively engaged in all aspects of employment law including employee termination, employee transfer, employee benefits, confidentiality and non-compete obligations, employment policies, drafting opinions, employment contracts, employee manuals, legal labour audits, employment of international workers and workplace investigations (including disciplinary enquiry against delinquent employees, sexual harassment of women at workplace).

She has been practicing law since 2010.

 

Memberships

Bar Council of Karnataka

 

Education

  • B.A., LL.B., University Law College Bangalore (2009)
  • A Course on Competition Law and Policy – LSE Summer School, London (2009)

 

Languages

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Sindhi
  • Tamil

Some of the key assignments in these areas handled and being handled by Ritika amongst others, cover the following:

  • Advising a large multi-national financial company in connection with its proposed campus project for the lease of 1.5 million square feet from a local developer. This is one of the largest committed commercial real estate transactions in India
  • Advising Deloitte in connection with its leasing matters in India, including a lease for approximately 3 million square feet space of office space in Gurgaon, Hyderabad and Bangalore
  • Advising WeWork India in relation to operating and managing real estate properties in India as shared workspaces, which included assisted in leasing approximately 2 million square feet of office space in India
  • Advised a US based listed REIT on several real estate transactions in India
  • Worked on management and operating hospitality contracts with the likes of Four Seasons, Hilton and the Fairmont Group