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UK 2023
London (Firms) Real Estate Finance
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Band 2

4 Ranked Lawyers

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Real Estate Finance - London (Firms)
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Band 2
What the team is known for

Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner has a high-calibre team of finance lawyers regularly working with domestic and international clients. The firm offers a deep bench of experts and the capacity to work with both sponsors and high-profile lenders. It is also experienced in borrower-side representation, and particularly in high-profile acquisition financings. The firm augments its capabilities by drawing on strengths in planning, construction and real estate to provide a full service to clients.

Work Highlights

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  • Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner advised Argent, acting on behalf of King's Cross Central Limited, on three separate developments at the King’s Cross development, including the £126 million mixed-use building ‘R8’.

Notable Practitioners

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Claire Watson
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Claire Watson is sought after by borrower, lender and investor clients for her prowess in complex real estate financing transactions. She regularly advises on domestic and cross-border developments and acquisitions.

"She is absolutely excellent to work with, professional and gets on with the job."

"Claire is measured, provides good client advice and gets deals done."

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Naveen Vijh
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Band 3

Naveen Vijh, head of the firm's real estate finance team, regularly acts for banks and other lenders. He has experience in an array of areas including acquisition financing, fund financing and development matters.

"He's a very sensible operator."

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Payam Yoseflavi
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Band 5

Payam Yoseflavi is noted for work on behalf of lenders and borrowers on a range of financing transactions. He has experience across various asset classes including office, hospitality and industrial.

"Payam is a very capable and experienced real estate finance lawyer and always provides a first-class service."

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Gordon McMillan
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Band 5

Gordon McMillan is recognised for his considerable expertise in advising lenders, investors and developers on a range of real estate financing transactions. He has experience in matters involving an array of real estate asset classes, as well as cross-border mandates.

Ranked Lawyers at
Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner LLP

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Claire Watson
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Naveen Vijh
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Band 3
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Gordon McMillan
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Band 5
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Payam Yoseflavi
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Band 5