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What the team is known for

Able to draw on a deep pool of corporate, finance and property experts in order to tackle complex mandates. Core areas of expertise include investment transactions, distressed real estate, regeneration and other development matters. Advises clients both in the UK and around the globe, including funds and other institutional investors. Further expertise in matters relating to real estate joint ventures and corporate occupiers.

Strengths

An interviewee reports: "I find the team extremely responsive and the advice good and highly commercial."

According to a source, "they have a good bench that is solid from top to bottom. The lawyers demonstrate a great level of expertise on sophisticated transactions and they are very responsive to client needs."

Another adds: "The team is strategic and shows real quality in its analysis and work."

Work highlights

Advised CBRE Investment on the acquisition from German investor Deka Immobilien of Atlantic House in the City of London.

Notable practitioners

Andy Bruce is global head of real estate and also leads the team in London. He is often brought in to advise on major urban regeneration projects as well as assisting clients with substantial property portfolios.
"Andy has been in the driving seat to help us navigate strategic issues and how these affect the process and our budget."

Martin Elliott has significant development experience, often advising on major retail and mixed-use schemes. His clients include both developers and investors.

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Overview

Our real estate team advises domestic and international real estate investors, developers and occupiers in relation to big ticket, complex real estate transactions. Our strengths lie in our core areas of premium Investment, premium Projects (regeneration/development), Real Estate M&A and Distressed Real Estate.



Members

Bruce, Andy (Head of Department)

Burton, Siobhan

Elliott, Martin

Plant, Patrick

Watkins, Tom

Wilson, Paul

Real Estate

Linklaters

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Location

One Silk Street

London

Greater London

UK

EC2Y 8HQ

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Ranked Lawyers

Chambers Research is conducted by 200 Research Analysts, across 200 jurisdictions and provides nearly 6,000 rankings tables. Annually we collect hundreds of thousands of responses from clients, the majority via in-depth interview. Learn more about our methodology.

London (Firms)

Real Estate: Big-Ticket


Andy Bruce
Band 2
Martin Elliott
Senior Statespeople