Richa Arora is an associate in the real estate team.

She has experience in advising corporate clients on non-contentious real estate transactions. Her varied practice includes acting on acquisitions and disposals of commercial property and residential property, landlord and tenant matters (including estate management) and real estate finance. Her clients range from investors to corporate occupiers to lending institutions.

Richa is fluent in written and spoken Hindi, spoken Punjabi and has a good knowledge of Farsi.

She has previously worked in a large Legal 500 firm in Essex and well established law firms in the City of London.

Richa joined Russell-Cooke in 2022.

  • Led the acquisition and financing aspects of a commercial freehold property portfolio subject to occupational leases valued at £5.5m
  • Acted on the sale of plot of land subject to planning permission for mixed use valued at £4m 
  • Acted on the grant of a lease of a mixed use multi-storey building for an annual rent of £400k 
  • Managed the acquisition of a high-end restaurant unit in Essex for an annual rent of £100k per annum 
  • Acted on the purchase and sale of two residential properties in the Cadogan Estate with a combined value of approximately £8m
  • Richa graduated from Queen Mary, University of London with a First Class Honours in Law, and achieved a Distinction in her Legal Practice Course from BPP Law School, London.