Real Estate Development

The team’s global development specialists handle all relevant disciplines, from securing planning permission to drafting state-of-the-art construction, funding and leasing documents. Major developers and significant occupiers from all over the world continue to seek our cross-border development expertise.

Recent transactions include advising:
  • Lendlease on its:
    • Joint venture with Starwood Capital to acquire the £3.5bn Silvertown Quays, London urban renewal project
    • £2bn+ on going regeneration of Elephant & Castle, London, comprising 300,000 sqm of new build and mixed-use development
  • Tishman Speyer on the speculative development of the high-rise building "Taunusturm" in Frankfurt
  • Unibail-Rodamco, BESIX and CFE in drafting their bid and negotiating their agreements for the Neo Project; a major real estate development in Brussels
  • a major U.S. corporate on the acquisition and development of its City of London Headquarters
  • Unibail-Rodamco in relation to the construction of the Mall of Scandinavia, the largest shopping centre in Scandinavia and on the complete redevelopment of the Täby Centrum shopping centre in Stockholm
  • CBRE Global Investors’ Pan European Core Fund on the acquisition of 450,000 sq m logistics portfolio owned by Hillwood Europe comprising several logistic parks in Poland and Germany and holding companies, both yielding and under development