Nisha Shukla Legal Director

Speaks:  English

Primary office:  London

Nisha Shukla

Nisha is part of the firm's hotels sector group and specialises in real estate work concerning hotels, industrial units, office lettings and development sites. Nisha also has expertise in a number of specialisms including in real estate finance (where Nisha acts for lenders and debt funds), advising both lenders and borrowers and working on transactions that sit within the complex crossover of property and finance. Nisha effectively project manages large teams across the firm and across teams producing efficient solutions to client's needs.

Nisha is also co-chair of EmbRACE our Diversity Network.


  • Advising a landowner on the grant of an airspace lease to a developer, including advice on overage provisions, negotiating an option agreement and advising on Section 5 notices (Landlord and Tenant Act 1987).
  • Advising a client on the real estate aspects of the sale of company and project managing a team to conduct forward due diligence on 36 development and strategic sites, preparation of CLLS Certificates of Title.
  • Advising a landowner/developer on the grant of a lease for use retail and negotiating complex development agreement and lease with planning conditions.
  • Advising a lender on the refinance of a portfolio of six warehouse units, including the negotiation of the CLLS Certificates of Title with a total value of £26.5 million.
  • Advising a football club on a complex title structure and advising on their refinance of the redevelopment sites.
  • Advising a lender client on complex development issues arising in relation to planning, overage and development agreements, with loan sizes ranging from £2 million to £25 million.


Developers, real estate investors, banks, financial institutions and debt funds.

Career & Recognition

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  • 2023

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      July 2023
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