Poras Dhakan, Self-Employed Consultant
Poras advises on general real estate matters with a particular focus on strata law related matters.
AboutPoras has been living in the Middle East since 1989 and working there since 2010. He is a New York State Attorney and has advised a number of high net worth individuals, regional developers and master developers, owners’ associations and multinational entities on various real estate projects, transactions and disputes. Poras’ main focus is on real estate matters, including mixed-use master planned and single plot developments, strata titling strategies and related matters as well as real estate investment and management transactions.
Poras is admitted to practice in the State of New York.
- Preparing disclosure statements, jointly owned property declarations and building management statements for complex mixed use developments in Dubai.
- Assisting with the registration of new developers, projects and Interim Owner’s Associations with the Dubai Land Department and the Dubai Real Estate Regulatory Agency.
- Assisting high net worth individuals on the acquisition, disposal and management of properties in areas such as Emirates Hills and Signature Villas on the Palm Jumeirah.
Simon Green and Poras Dhakan write for Middle East Business Intelligence on the impact of COVID-19 on leases in the Middle East
The Impact of COVID-19 on Leases in the Middle East
Our team looks at the impact COVID-19 has on key provisions in residential and commercial leases in the Middle East.
Promoting Investment in the Real Estate Sector
We provide a summary of recent changes affecting the Real Estate sector in the UAE.
Legal Due Diligence on the Purchase of Off-Plan Properties in Dubai
This article summarises the key legal issues which the purchaser of an “off-plan” property in Dubai should consider.
Structure of Residential Transactions in Dubai
A summary of the process involved with buying freehold properties from the secondary market in Dubai.