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DLA Piper LLP

Real Estate Litigation

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What the team is known for

Commands respect for its ability to handle a broad range of domestic property litigation, as well as cases with international elements. Acts for an impressive roster of investors, developers and leisure operators and is regularly called upon by clients to handle rights to light, leasing and vacant possession disputes, among other matters.

Strengths

Sources report: "They're very well resourced. Everything gets done on time and done well."

A client notes: "The property litigation team are excellent at dealing with large-scale, demanding litigation."

Work highlights

Advised the European Medicines Agency on its dispute with Canary Wharf Group over lease frustration as a result of Brexit.

Notable practitioners

Ian Brierley is noted for his expertise in litigation as well as mediation. He acts for clients on a range of areas, including rent review, fraud and joint ventures.
"He is a great strategist and particularly good at identifying the longer-term consequences of decisions."

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Real Estate Litigation 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 Litigation


Ian Brierley
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