Real estate

As one of the country's top real estate teams, we have all the deep sector knowledge and experience you need for any transaction – no matter how large or complex.

When you need expert legal advice that is commercially-focused and built on a thorough understanding of the real estate industry, we're perfectly placed to help. 

As a leading real estate team, we understand the complex, fast-moving nature of the market and how we can assist you throughout your lifecycle to help you meet your goals. 

We build a team that's right for you, made up of approachable, insightful people with the right combination of expertise for your challenges.

We are particularly experienced in: 

  • Landlord and tenant issues
  • Real estate investment
  • Development
  • Finance
  • Tax
  • Planning
  • Environment
  • Dispute resolution
  • Enfranchisement 
  • Construction​

Our lawyers

We take the time to understand your aims and adapt our approach to your circumstances. We use the latest technology to make sure we deliver this bespoke service effectively.

Our experience

Our work is global in scope and, where needed, we partner with other firms in our hand-picked international network for on-the-ground jurisdictional expertise. 

Here are just three examples of our work:

  • We supported a public/private sector partnership to develop world class office, laboratory and clinical space – the first development of its kind. 
  • We advised a biopharmaceutical company on its move into central London offices to support its rapid expansion programme.
  • Impressed by our work during a significant investment property acquisition in London, a BVI fund instructed us on the purchase of office buildings in Bristol and Cardiff worth more than £30million via the purchase of a Jersey-registered holding company, and on the acquisition financing from Investec Bank.

Our experience includes working with: 

  • Corporates
  • Institutional and sovereign wealth funds
  • Asset managers
  • Property companies
  • Developers
  • Land promoters
  • Overseas and private investors
  • Universities
  • Hospitals
  • Doctors' surgeries
  • Local authorities
  • Retailers 
  • Other business occupiers

Our clients

Our clients include: 

  • Trinity College, Cambridge
  • Railway Pension Trustee Company
  • Urban & Civic 
  • University of Cambridge
  • London and Regional Properties 
  • Fidelity UK Real Estate Fund
  • Floreat Real Estate
  • The Hillview Group
  • Lendlease
  • O&H Properties
  • Stockport Borough Council
  • Church Commissioners
  • Bruntwood 
  • db symmetry
  • The British Library
  • London House Exchange Limited
  • Consolidated Property Group

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