Investing in, developing, occupying and funding real estate assets has never been more complex. The asset class has established its place as a key element of the investment strategies of many of the world’s most significant international corporates and funds who are looking well beyond their domestic borders to fulfil their commercial needs.
Demands for new real estate development around the world, whether commercial, industrial, residential, or infrastructure related have brought a new set of international players to the market.
Our vision is Real Estate Delivered Better. Successful transaction and project execution demands an insightful and innovative approach. We understand the need for joined-up sector specialist advice on your property transaction or project. We can deliver and add value to our clients on strategic property advice, investor capital, finance negotiation and strategies to minimise and counter risk and all other legal aspects to help you achieve successful outcomes on any deal or project.
The team's ‘hands on’ style offers a comprehensive range of end-to-end support throughout the asset life cycle.
Our deep market experience and sector focus gives us an unparalleled understanding of the likely challenges and solutions, to help our clients thrive.
Advising Oxford Properties on its joint venture with British Land for the development of the 47 storey Leadenhall Building at 122 Leadenhall, London (formerly known as "the Cheesegrater") and the subsequent sale of it to CC Land for £1.15 billion
Advising in relation to all aspects of its programme for the design and construction of new nuclear reactors in the UK, including development consents, construction contracts and site assembly
Sberbank of Russia
Advising on the secured financing to acquire a number of shopping malls in Moscow and St. Petersburg. This is a landmark deal for the Russian real estate market, it is the largest portfolio investment and the third-largest investment transaction in the country to date. The portfolio includes five shopping centres in Moscow with a total area of 500,000 square metres
Centro Properties Group
Advising on the restructuring, including the US$9.4 billion sale by Centro and its managed funds of US assets to a fund managed by private equity house Blackstone Group, as well as a restructure of Centro’s headstock debt and a proposed amalgamation of various funds including the listed Centro Retail Group