Real Estate

Combining market insight, legal expertise and a commercial focus to reimagine real estate.

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Reimagining real estate has become business critical - driven by advances in technology, changing consumer behaviour, economic and political uncertainty, the global pandemic, and most recently ESG and sustainability issues becoming mainstream concerns.

Our team advises on all aspects of real estate activity including high-profile acquisitions and divestments, asset management, large-scale development schemes, real estate finance, funds, joint ventures, construction, planning, environment and tax advice. We also advise on major urban regeneration projects, the real estate aspects of energy, resources and infrastructure projects, property financing transactions, public private partnerships and private finance initiatives. Our expertise and commercial focus allows us to carry out the most complex and often pioneering transactions across the real estate space.

Operating at the heart of the real estate

We offer clients an integrated global team working seamlessly across borders, sharing insights and best practices globally.

Multi-disciplinary approach

We create tailored teams across relevant practice areas and offer expert insights on the whole range of issues that come into play in real estate transactions.

Breadth of expertise

We have a track record of advising across all property types worldwide including office buildings, residential schemes, shopping centres, hotels, business parks, leisure projects, industrial sites and major mixed use urban regeneration projects.

A balanced perspective

Our insights from advising on ‘both sides of the fence’ means we can assist in negotiations and help find innovative solutions to problems that may arise.

Commercial focus

We always think about the bigger picture to help ensure that clients receive focused and relevant advice to manage their risks and achieve their business goals.

Expertise and experience

  • Occupiers

    Key real estate challenges facing occupiers and landlords include implementing ESG commitments, sharpening portfolio performance including implementing hybrid-fit working practices, having the right digital strategy and IT infrastructure, as well as redefining the landlord and tenant relationship.

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  • Real Estate Developments

    Real estate development projects need experts across a range of areas including planning, CPO, public procurement, infrastructure, construction, rights of light, joint ventures, tax and real estate finance.

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  • Real Estate Investment

    Clients need advice across the whole real estate life cycle – from the set-up and establishment phase, to the financing and investment phase, through to the divestment and winding up phase.

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  • Real Estate Tax

    Our team works closely with our expert real estate team

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  • Real Estate Disputes

    Real estate projects and transactions frequently give rise to a broad range of disputes

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  • Planning

    Strategies for planning projects

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  • Real Estate Finance

    Cutting edge experience

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  • Construction

    Broad industry experience

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