Whatever the investment market conditions, new challenges and opportunities emerge in real time and investors need to respond with speed in order to capitalise on changes in the sector. Choosing a real estate investment law firm whose lawyers are agile and you can trust is essential to ensuring you have the legal advice and support you need every step of the way.
Our market-leading team advises all types of real estate investors to help them realise returns and achieve strategic aims. Our real estate investment lawyers offer full-service support throughout the life cycle of an asset including acquisitions, financing, developments, management and sales. Pairing technical legal excellence with commercial knowledge, we prioritise helping you to meet the challenges and demands of real estate asset ownership throughout the term of your investment.
We have a deep understanding of real estate investment across all asset classes including offices, logistics, retail, business parks, hotels, industrial estates, leisure, private rented sector, healthcare, life sciences, retirement, student accommodation and mixed use investments, enabling us to provide pragmatic advice on any type of investment. From high value, complex deals through to small capital investments and asset management, we provide advice at any scale or scope.
Drawing on comprehensive experience, our team has an established reputation of working with leading global commercial investors. Whether a single asset or a portfolio transaction, our team will assist you to achieve the best results no matter the market conditions.
Investment legal services
We know that part of delivering a stand-out client experience is having a deep understanding of your evolving business, such as ESG and responsible investment sensitivities while focussing on returns and efficiencies. Our wide range of clients include real estate investment trusts (REITs), property and development companies, financial institutions, pensions funds, fund managers, overseas entities and high net worth individuals.
We take a collaborative approach to legal negotiations and provide a holistic service, collaborating with teams across our full-service law firm including tax, corporate, litigation, planning and construction, keeping you fully informed and one step ahead of future risk.
With offices worldwide and a global network, our team is well-placed to advise on cross-border and international deals in key investment markets around the world and can assist in accessing international real estate markets.
Utilising our dedicated in-house Legal Digital Delivery team, we drive innovation through technology-based solutions to increase the speed of legal function and transactional project management providing a modern and sophisticated legal service focussed on giving our clients commercial advantage.
Acting for Schroders on the acquisition of six logistics units from SEGRO for £205 million whilst SEGRO acquired one south-east warehouse for £140 million.
Advising the sale of its property portfolio comprising 35 assets for circa £1 billion.
Advising on its investment in £100 million of new warehousing, equating to six new logistics facilities throughout the UK.
Royal London Asset Management
Advising Royal London Asset Management on the structure, management and governance of a co-investment with CDC Group in relation to a significant real estate investment.
Awards and recognition
Easy to contact, responsive and keen to find solutions rather than dwell on problems. They are commercial and always apply, rather than just state, the law.
The Legal 500
We are consistently ranked as a top tier real estate firm by The Legal 500 and Chambers and Partners. Our Real Estate team has also been recognised by a host of industry awards, including The British Legal Awards, The Times Best Law Firms and The Lawyer Awards.
Contact the team
If you're looking to invest in real estate, our dedicated team of lawyers are here to guide you through the current opportunities and challenges in the market in a way you'll understand.