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Macfarlanes LLP

Real Estate

4 ranked lawyersBand 2London (Firms)UK 2022 View ranking table
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What the team is known for

Demonstrates excellent capabilities in big-ticket transactional work, high-profile lettings and portfolio asset management. Draws from a deep pool of practitioners in related disciplines, such as tax, funds, finance and procurement, to provide a comprehensive real estate offering. Also has experience handling matters involving joint ventures, consortiums and other co-investment arrangements. Advises both domestic and international clients, including property companies, institutional investors and major corporate entities.

Strengths

A source reports: "Macfarlanes is a good all-round firm."

Another interviewee praises the "excellent" team, saying that "the service is just brilliant."

Notable practitioners

Anthony Burnett-Scott heads the real estate group at Macfarlanes and has deep knowledge of the development market, with particular focus on mixed-use schemes and urban regeneration. He represents developers, investors and joint ventures in a broad array of transactions relating to major projects.
"Anthony is very experienced and knows his stuff." "He is excellent at drafting development management agreements."

Clare Breeze regularly advises international investors and real estate joint ventures on development matters, with notable expertise in mixed-use schemes and the build-to-rent sector. She also handles high-value commercial leasing mandates.
"Clare Breeze is a solid all-round property partner." "She is a good negotiator who is knowledgeable, quick to respond and easy to contact."

Dominic Cunliffe advises on a range of real estate matters, including mixed-use development schemes and investment acquisitions in the hotels sector. His roster of clients includes developers, private equity funds and institutional investors.
"He's a good operator who is very commercial."

Gerald Kelly concentrates his practice on the residential real estate market, frequently advising house builders, joint ventures and investors on mixed-use and private rental development schemes. He also has experience advising corporate clients on the acquisition and development of new headquarters and other premises.

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Real Estate

Macfarlanes LLP

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Location

20 Cursitor Street

London

Greater London

UK

EC4A 1LT

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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.

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Real Estate: Big-Ticket


Anthony Burnett-Scott
Band 1
Clare Breeze
Band 6
Dominic Cunliffe
Band 6
Gerald Kelly
Band 5