Tahir Farukhi is a member of Nelson Hardiman’s Transactional and Regulatory Compliance practice groups. His wealth of legal experience handling corporate and real estate transactions and regulations affecting the healthcare and technology industries affords his clients start-to-finish counsel. Regardless of transaction size, Tahir’s focus is on achieving client goals, optimizing the manner in which he achieves them, and finding practical ways to jump over inevitable hurdles.
Tahir has experience in corporate formations and structuring, venture capital financings, mergers and acquisitions and general corporate governance and strategic matters. Tahir’s counsel with emerging growth companies spans the entire lifecycle, from providing founder-friendly guidance at the earliest stages through an exit.
Tahir has experience representing investment funds, investors, developers, sponsors, operators, lenders and borrowers in negotiating and structuring real estate acquisitions, sales, leases, developments and financings involving a wide range of commercial real estate classes.
Life Outside the Firm
A dedicated family man and an avid Lakers fan, Tahir enjoys spending his time outdoors with his son, playing basketball and golf, and attending car shows. He is a black belt in Tae Kwon Do, enjoys keeping physically active, and traveling the world.
Tahir has a passion for philanthropy and believes in the equitable access to opportunity, a conviction that began when he co-founded an organization to provide basic necessities to the impoverished people in Skid Row, Los Angeles. His wider interests include innovative ways to facilitate equitable socio-economic growth and development.
University of Utah – S.J. Quinney College of Law, J.D.
University of Utah – David Eccles School of Business, MBA
University of Southern California, B.A.
Representation of healthcare shared services company in connection with negotiating multiple master services agreements and statements of work. Favorably negotiated physician agreements and separation agreements with problematic employees. Represented client in strategic acquisitions of hospice competitors.
Representation of medical practice group on all legal matters, including the owners’ acquisitions of competitor practice groups. Developed workplace policies and prepared all employment and independent contractor agreements.
Representation of a rapidly expanding dental and orthodontics practice group with multiple offices in Southern California. Advise on matters relating to employment and human resources issues and its office leasing agreements.
Representation of property development company in connection with its equity financing.
Representation of investment fund in its investments in Series A rounds for multiple emerging growth companies.
Representation of medical group in connection with the sale of all of its assets to a strategic competitor.
Representation of international home furnishing retail company in the sale of two distribution centers valued at $20M total in Southern California.
Representation of medical group in connection with the purchase of all of the assets of a strategic competitor.
Representation of investment fund in purchase of entertainment shopping facility for cash purchase in excess of $60M.
Representation of investment fund in purchase of healthcare facility for special needs children in excess of $20M.
Representation of an international home furnishing company in its purchase of three commercial centers with a total value of $15M.
Representation of investor in the purchase and finance of $1M mixed-use retail and multifamily building.
Representation of international home furnishing company in the leasing of multi-million-dollar shopping center projects throughout California.
Representation of medical groups in drafting and negotiating leases throughout Southern California.
Representation of owner of co-working office spaces in excess of 50,000 square feet in negotiations of leases.
Representation of real estate development company in the acquisition, financing, construction and leasing of multi-million-dollar multi-use project in Boston, MA.
Representation of real estate development company in the financing and construction of five residences each valued at minimum of $10M in Southern California.