Abhijit Nagaraj

Abhijit Nagaraj

Abhi Nagaraj assists institutional investors, developers, nonprofits, and other organizations on a variety of real estate transactions. Prior to joining Venable, Abhi was an associate at another major law firm, where he focused on real estate finance, leveraged finance, and capital markets matters. He also has experience in finance and securities matters.

Abhi’s work has included:

  • the acquisition, development, sale, leasing, and financing of commercial, residential, mixed-use, and hospitality properties
  • the creation of joint ventures and other investment vehicles
  • the issuance of legal opinions in connection with real estate transactions
  • special servicing, workouts, modifications, and restructurings
  • corporate transactions involving the disposition of real estate assets 

Related Practices




  • J.D. Columbia Law School 2016
    • James Kent Scholar
    • Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar
    • New York State Pro Bono Scholar
    • Executive operations editor, Columbia Journal of Tax Law
  • B.A. Columbia University 2010
    • Douglas Gardner Caverly Prize

Bar Admissions

  • New York


  • The Best Lawyers in America, Ones to Watch, 2021


Personal Activities

  • Conversant in Tamil and Telugu