Paul Moran Senior Associate


Speaks:  English


Primary office:  London


Areas of expertise:



Paul Moran

Paul Moran is a Senior Associate in the Real Estate Group who has a great deal of experience advising clients on all aspects of the property lifecycle including sales and acquisitions, leasing and asset management, forward funding of mixed use developments as well as financing for acquisition and refinancing of assets held within a client's portfolio.

Paul primarily acts for intu Properties plc, LaSalle Investment Management, Westminster City Council, Taylor Wimpey Central London and Empiric Student Properties plc. Paul also has experience acting for a number of overseas investors speculating in the UK property market.

As part of Paul's day to day work he has responsibility for all leasing matters at two shopping centres for intu Properties PLC, as well as a mixed use development in Maidstone and Regent Court Shopping Centre, Leamington Spa for LaSalle Investment Management.

Recent Experience

  • Leading all aspects of the corporate purchase of the shares in a Guernsey based entity to acquire prime office real estate in London with a value of £10.65 million;
  • Leading all aspects of the purchase of a multi-let office building in central London for £15 million;
  • Leading on the purchase and forward fund of development of a 110-bed student property in York for £12 million;
  • Leading on the purchase and forward fund of development of a 116-bed student property in Leicester for £14 million;
  • Acting on the redevelopment of a mixed use site at the Barbican, London comprising residential and retail outlets;
  • Leading all aspects of a £70 million refinancing of a 15 property student portfolio (circa 1,500 unit);
  • Acting on the purchase of UK asset with a value of £86.5 million via the corporate purchase of the share capital of the Luxembourg based owner and subsequent 'on shoring' of the asset into the UK buyer entity;
  • Leading the sale of a UK site conditional on planning for a 472 student accommodation scheme with a sale price of £8.9 million plus deferred consideration.

Expertise

Career & Recognition

Filter timeline:
  • 2019

    • Career
      July 2019
      Gowling WLG (UK), senior associate