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Our occupier & landlord team advises across the whole lifecycle of property assets from both the occupier/tenant and landlord perspective. We advise on a wide range of premises from retail stores to commercial offices and residential housing projects.
Our integrated cross-practice team has an impressive portfolio of clients in sectors including among others insurance, healthcare, retail and hospitality. Our transactional services include leasing management, fit-out and construction issues, exit and disposal strategies, portfolio management, restructuring, and relocations. On the contentious side, we provide a complete range of dispute resolution, mediation and arbitration services.
Our real estate lawyers draw on our extensive sector knowledge to provide advice steeped in a deep-rooted understanding of the property market. This knowledge guarantees that portfolios and premises are effective and commercially efficient.
Our occupiers & landlord team successfully combines international standards with pertinent local market knowledge to deliver a global property management service to clients, regardless of where their properties, tenants or landlords are based.
Acting for a leading telecommunications company in relation to their disposal program, commercial leases, agreements for lease, all aspects of their mobile facilities and the tender and sales processes of a wide range of sites.
Acting for a major national service provider in...
Advising a large United States-based multinational company on leases for a number of commercial premises in Riyadh
Advising a number of developers in relation to musataha and long-term lease arrangements for four commercial and residential plots on Sowwah Island
Undertaking due diligence and providing strategy advice for an international property developer relating to a AED 990 million investment property portfolio comprising UAE leasehold interests
Advising a global insurer in our capacity as global construction counsel on fit-out works for premises in the UK, Belgium and Moscow
Successfully acted for a landlord of accommodation for asylum seekers, advising on a terminal dilapidations claim and rights of re-entry to enter the property to carry out the Tenant's works
Advised on the off market sale of a completed commercial property project to an investment management property portfolio. We prepared a data site, drafted all transaction documentation and advised in relation to all enquiries and the redemption of the laon with the bank
Acted for a Hong Kong property company on the acquisition, debt financing and asset managers of The Lunar Portfolio - a portfolio of 24 industrial estates throughout the UK at a price of approximately GBP 50 million
Advising in relation to lease requirements whilst the building is subject to extensive refurbishment works by the landlord - completion of the lease is to take place on practical completion of those works
We advised an insurer on its letting of two floors at 20 Fenchurch Street (the 'Walkie Talkie' building), London, comprising a total of 35,000 sq. ft. from the developer, at the same time that the developer announced its proposed solution to the issue of solar convergence at the building...
Advising one of the largest commercial real estate companies based in China on its first UK project, in conncetion with the disposal of flats being sold 'off plan' at Wanda's Nine Elms development. This was the most successful UK residential proeprty launch in China (in terms of GDV) to date
We acted on the grant of the new lease of our client's newly refurbished offices at Africa House on Kingsway, London to the incoming tenant