Sanjeev is head of Perrin Myddelton’s Development and Social Housing team and has over 20 years’ experience advising on all aspects of land purchase, site assembly, acquisition and development funding and site set up for new build plot sales for developer clients.

Sanjeev has particular expertise in advising Housing Associations in connection with their residential development schemes. He gives advice on s106 Agreements, local authority nomination agreements and joint ventures.

Sanjeev is recognised for his expertise by The Legal 500 and Chambers & Partners where he is praised for his work on joint venture agreements, consortium purchases between Housing Associations and site assembly work for developers in relation to mixed use schemes.

Recent Work Highlights include:

1. Advising an Housing Association on a circa £21m development of a 93 unit extra care affordable housing scheme including sub-sale purchase of land from a national housebuilder on a subject to planning basis.

2. Advising an Housing Association on its ambitious programme of circa 20 garage site developments including advice relating to the management of prescriptive rights affecting the sites.

3. Advising a private developer on the acquisition of a site for mixed use development to include several blocks of student accommodation to provide circa 750 beds in over 200 units together with over 1,000 m. sq. retail and commercial space.

4. Advising a private developer on the disposal of 4 blocks of private residential apartments to an Housing Association for circa £4m.


Outside of work Sanjeev enjoys travel and music. He is also an Advisory Board Member of SJS East London & Essex, a charity promoting the tenets of Jainism.