The real estate market is becoming increasingly competitive, so we’re here to help you make the best return on your investment.

Our lawyers advise institutions, property companies, funds and high net worth individuals on a range of real estate matters, including:

  • Direct and indirect acquisitions
  • Disposal of assets
  • Onshore and offshore tax planning (including corporate wrappers)
  • Leveraged transactions
  • Portfolio management

We have real estate experts based across the country with the resources needed to support large transactions. Indeed we are regularly involved in the country’s largest investment transactions. Not only can we advise those based in the UK, but we also have the capacity to help international businesses and individuals.

Our team will develop strategic plans which consider your commercial needs, offering you a seamless, integrated service. We always consider your real estate interests and can introduce you to new investment opportunities which we think might be of interest.

By coming to us you can be reassured that your real estate portfolio will be properly managed; we will ensure that your investment is protected and in compliance with legislation.

To find out more about how we could help you, contact one of our real estate investment lawyers today.

We also offer the following services:

Corporate Occupiers

We advise occupiers across a broad spectrum of sectors including office, retail, financial services, Leisure and industrial.

Real Estate Development and Regeneration

Our experienced Real Estate lawyers can provide practical advice to developers, investment purchasers on a range of matters.

Construction & Engineering Lawyers

Our Construction & Engineering team can advise you on all the legal aspects of the sector, whether you are a funder, developer, employer, contractor or consultant.

Later Living & Care

Our Retirement Living team can advise on all areas of this expanding sector, from planning and development to employment issues and welfare disputes.

Real Estate Tax

Our real estate tax lawyers can ensure that your transactions are structured in a way that best suits your profile.

Residential Development

Our Real Estate solicitors advise and represent landowners, housebuilders and property investors through every stage of residential development projects.

Strategic Land

Specialist strategic land team acting throughout acquisition, site assembly, planning, disposal and development. Expert advice for developers or landowners.

Structured Real Estate

We have extensive experience of providing structured real estate services to owners, funders, investors and asset managers.

Planning & Infrastructure Lawyers

Specialist Planning & Infrastructure lawyers advising funders, developers, employers, contractors and consultants on all legal aspects of the sector.

Property Litigation & Real Estate Disputes

Our specialist team of property litigation solicitors provide practical, commercial advice on all types of property litigation and disputes.

Recent Work

Resolution Property

Resolution Property on its £71.1m acquisition of the Great Northern Warehouse, one of Manchester’s most recognised buildings.

Vengrove

Advised Vengrove on its acquisition of Newbury Business Park from Moorfield.

Chenavari Real Estate

Funds advised by Chenavari Real Estate Managers on various joint ventures with asset manager partners to acquire UK shopping centres and office assets.

Ellandi and Lone Star

Advised Ellandi and Lone Star on the purchase of the Tiger portfolio of seven UK shopping centres from Rockspring Investment Managers for £260m.

Ellandi

Ellandi – acting for Ellandi in its joint venture, co-investment and asset management arrangements with several partners (including Bridges Ventures and Lonestar funds).

Prestbury

Advising Prestbury on the sale of a portfolio of 144 nationwide hotels let to Travelodge for c. £520m.

Testimonials

We truly value the feedback we receive from both our clients and legal accreditation societies, such as The Legal 500 and Chambers & Partners.


"They are a great regional firm that can hold their own against some of the bigger City firms."

Chambers & Partners, 2022
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“You have done sterling work on our behalf for which we thank you. I am already recommending you should anyone be in need of your services.”

MD of regional property agent

“Takes a strategic, long view of the market.”

Legal 500, 2022

Awards & Accreditations

We're always proud to be recognised for the work we do for our clients and have been named as a leading firm in the latest legal guides - which provide information and recommendations about lawyers and law firms in the UK.

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Business News

Our lawyers are regularly asked to provide expert insight, advice and analysis for the national media. Take a look at the stories below to see what we’re saying, as well as some of the recent deals we have completed for our clients here in the UK and abroad.

We Work Nationally

We have offices in major cities throughout the UK and our lawyers can arrange to visit you or your business in person if necessary. We also have international capability, with global links to other legal specialists.

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