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DLA Piper LLP

Real Estate Finance

3 ranked lawyersBand 4London (Firms)UK 2021 View ranking table
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What the team is known for

Well-reputed property finance team that works closely with a range of top lenders. Also regularly provides counsel to international borrowers looking to do business in the UK. Advises on the full spectrum of real estate finance, including intercreditor arrangements. Provides counsel across a wide array of asset classes, including hotels, student accommodation properties and sports venues. Supported by a diverse suite of departments including finance, corporate and tax.

Strengths

One interviewee states: "They are an excellent firm with a well-integrated offering of services."

"Our experience has been good," reports one client. "They turn things around quickly and are very good to work with."

Interviewees value the team for being "very detailed in their approach."

Notable practitioners

David Trott advises a range of clients including government bodies, retailers and investors. He has experience acting across a range of real estate financing transactions including acquisitions, restructuring and bridge financing matters.

Paul Gray is sought after for his expertise in real estate finance matters involving restructuring and liquidation. He has additional experience in construction finance matters and is well positioned to advise on domestic and international transactions.
"He's an excellent lawyer who is very experienced, knowledgeable, approachable and reliable."

Toby Barker is highlighted for his expertise advising lenders on domestic and cross-border real estate finance matters. He has broad transactional experience encompassing refinancing, acquisitions and development financing.
"He stands out for his technical expertise in finance transactions, he understands our business and he thinks commercially." "Toby is a good communicator."

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Real Estate Finance Department

DLA Piper LLP

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Department location

160 Aldersgate Street

London

Greater London

UK

EC1A 4HT

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Real Estate Finance


David Trott
Band 5
Toby Barker
Band 4