Unkar Chanian, Senior Associate
Unkar specialises in commercial property work with particular emphasis on acquisitions and disposals of multi-let buildings for investor clients.
SummaryUnkar specialises in commercial property work with particular emphasis on acquisitions and disposals of multi-let buildings for investor clients. He also has significant experience in landlord and tenant matters and associated management work.
Unkar has assisted corporate clients with regards to the property elements of acquisitions and disposals of companies, and acts for property funds, developers, retailers, corporate occupiers and high net worth clients.
After spending 7 years in the London office, Unkar relocated permanently to the Manama office in 2014. Since that time, he has worked on master plan development structures and agreements and has been involved on a number of landmark projects in Bahrain including urban regeneration projects and large scale housing projects. Unkar has authored and co-authored a number of real estate related articles and adds a wealth of knowledge in both the UK and international markets.
Unkar is admitted to practise in England and Wales.
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