Siddhartha George


Poovayya & Co
Level Four, The Estate, 121,
Dickenson Road,
Bangalore 560 042

Tel: +91 98803 55883
Fax: +91 80 4656 3088


Siddhartha George has been with Poovayya & Co. for well over a decade and heads its Corporate and M&A practice. He has advised clients in multiple sectors on commercial real estate, built-to-suit and campus transactions involving in excess of 10 million square feet of built up area, and in excess of 1,000 acres of land. He has advised on greenfield and brownfield infrastructure projects including investment areas, airports, seaports and public infrastructure.

He has vast experience in M&A and investment transactions in multiple sectors including media, technology, healthcare, hospitality and aerospace, with combined deal values exceeding 1 billion USD. He advises clients ranging from Fortune 500 companies, domestic and global multinationals and domestic conglomerates to family offices and high net-worth individuals on the entire gamut of commercial laws in India.

He advises some of the world’s leading technology companies on technology laws, privacy and data protection issues. He has advised on multiple debt and mezzanine funding transactions, primarily in the real estate sector. He advises domestic and multinational majors on all aspects of employment laws, ranging from documentation to inquiries and investigations

Representative Transactions:

He advises a global search engine major with its portfolio of real estate requirements in India including built-to-suit and campus developments. He advises a global networking major with its portfolio of real estate requirements in India over multiple million square feet of commercial real estate acquisitions. He has advised on the largest single take-up of leased space in India, as well as the largest phased take-up of leased space in India, for different clients.

The Real Estate Practice Group has extensive experience in all aspects of property development, sales, acquisitions, leases, in the commercial, retail, industrial and residential as well as mixed-development markets.

Some of the areas in which the Real Estate Practice Group provides counsel include conducting detailed due diligence activities to identify and quantify commercial risks associated with real estate transactions; negotiating and drafting lease documents; conveying, documenting and registering title deeds; converting land use; conducting annual legal audits to ensure statutory compliance; and ensuring compliance with environmental laws.

Since its inception, the Firm has laterally recruited experienced attorneys and intelligent aspiring lawyers and has rapidly grown into a full service law firm, providing a broad range of legal services to the corporate, industrial, financial and high net-worth individual communities. In the areas of Mergers & Acquisitions, Dispute Resolution, Real Estate, Technology and Media, Outsourcing and Intellectual Property the Firm is ranked along with the best in the Indian legal industry.

From identifying suitable vendors and drafting complex service level agreements, to negotiating and closing complex corporate commercial transactions and effectively resolving various disputes, we at Poovayya & Co. are well equipped to handle client issues promptly and effectively.

Poovayya & Co. is headquartered at Bangalore with a branch office in New Delhi and operates through a network of associate offices in Mumbai (Bombay), Chennai (Madras), Kolkata (Calcutta), Hyderabad and Kochi.