Hardeep Sachdeva

AZB & Partners - India

Senior Partner

Delhi NCR

+91 9810065311

Distinguished Practitioner

English and Punjabi



Practice area:

Real estate

Hardeep Sachdeva is a Senior Partner at AZB & Partners. With more than 28 years’ experience, he advises Indian as well as international clients and is consistently rated as India’s leading corporate and M&A lawyer.

He advises across several sectors, including real estate, impact investments, retail, hospitality, industrial parks, SEZs, e-commerce, education, technology, infrastructure, alcoholic beverages and others. Hardeep has been associated with several landmark M&A and private equity investment transactions in such sectors and has done some pioneering work in these areas.

  • Xander Investments

o Advised Xander and Virtuous Retails in several investments and exits across various real estate sectors, including commercial, residential, warehousing and retail malls;

  • Amazon Inc.

o Advised on various investments in technology and e-commerce companies in India

  • Michael & Susan Dell Foundation

o Advised MSDF on its investments and lending in impact sector companies

  • Varde Partners Inc.

o Various investments and lending in real estate sector in India

  • Havells India

o Advised Havells in its acquisitions and sale within and outside India

  • Rockefeller Foundation

o Advised RF in its lending & investments in India


  • Corporate and M&A
  • Construction
  • Investment funds
  • Private equity
  • Restructuring and insolvency

  • Banking and financial services
  • Consumer goods and services
  • Industrials and manufacturing
  • Real estate
  • Technology and telecommunications

  • Bar Council of Delhi
  • Delhi High Court Bar Association

  • B.A. (Hons) Economics, Shri Ram College of Commerce (SRCC), Delhi University, 1992; 
  • LL.B., Campus Law Centre, Faculty of Law, Delhi University, 1995.