Mr. Poras Dhakan
Poras 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.
- 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.
Background & education
BA Hons Law, Oxford Brookes, 2007
Legal Practice Course – University of Aberystwyth, 2009
Qualified in 2013, joined the firm in 2017.
Sailing – Club Secretary at the Jebel Ali Sailing Club
Sky diving and Scuba diving