Drafting of Contracts – Templates with Drafting Notes



This book is an essential handy guide for any draftsman and in-house counsels as it not only contains the practical and usable templates that can serve as a prototype for the various contracts but also provides a sense about the purpose and critical points of the contract. For each of the chapters, along with the templates, there is an introduction and drafting notes, allowing a reader to grasp the essence and importance of the clauses.

It comprises of chapters on Partnership; Procurement of goods, services and assets; Mergers, Acquisitions and Joint Ventures; Real Estate; Employment; Confidentiality; Franchise; Trademark; Patent; Copyright publishing, broadcast reproduction and performer’s rights; Agency; Hire Purchase; Turnkey/EPC; and Project Finance. One chapter is exclusively devoted to one of the most important clauses in any contract ie the Dispute Resolution clause, and it covers the intricacies of this clause with respect to different contracts.

This book will prove useful for professionals/students in understanding the practical details of varied contracts, act as a beginning point for practitioners, and be useful for all considering the vast number of contracts dealt with.

Key Features

  • A must to have for in-house legal teams, consultants,legal practitioners, and fresh lawyers.
  • Templates of important and day-to-day contracts, acting as a beginning point for practitioners.
  • Practical and business-oriented templates for day to day contracts with introduction and drafting notes.
  • Special focus on Dispute Resolution clauses in most of the agreements.
  • Useful for professionals/students to understand the practical details of varied contracts.

Additional information







Publication Month & Year

About Author

Ravi Singhania, is a B.Com. (Hons.) graduate from Shri Ram College of Commerce and studied law at the Faculty of Law, University of Delhi. With over two decades of experience, he has been bequeathed with innumerable legal accolades and has been consistently rated as India’s top corporate-M&A, dispute resolution, and project finance lawyer. Ravi has the experience of being on the board of major Indian publicly traded companies and also of Indian subsidiaries of numerous Fortune 500 companies. He has been a legal counsel to World Bank, Ministries of Indian Government, Public Sectors Undertakings and Banks apart from large and medium private enterprises. Ravi is also on the governing board of TerraLex Inc., USA which is a global network of 19,000 attorneys in over 100 countries with more than 600 offices worldwide. He is also a member of the managing committee of PHD Chamber of Commerce in India and is a governing body member of the Indian Council of Arbitration. He is also a charter member of TiE-Delhi-NCR chapter, which is founded by successful silicon valley entrepreneurs, corporate executives, and senior professionals, and has 61 chapters in 18 countries. He is counted amongst the top legal luminaries of India in independent surveys conducted by LexisNexis and Indian Corporate Counsel Association. He regularly speaks in various fora and has to his credit, a number of publications in various national and international professional journals and magazines on corporate-commercial, aviation and employment laws such as American Bar Association, Euro Money, International Corporate Commercial Law Review and The Law Reviews.