Osborne Clarke LLP

Investment Funds Department

UK-wide
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What the team is known for Offers a comprehensive service to alternative asset managers and cornerstone investors in private fund matters. Real estate forms the basis of the practice, with a focus on commercial and residential properties and real estate debt. Demonstrates an adept handling of secondary matters and boasts an integrated regulatory offering. The investment funds department also has one of the most significant venture capital practices in the market.

Strengths Interviewees say: "The team are good and knowledgeable in this field."

Others note: "All their people are enthusiastic, knowledgeable and willing."

Clients assert: "They understand how to get business done."

Work highlights Advised Niam on the launch of its seventh Scandinavian real estate fund, Niam Nordic VII.

Notable practitioners


Helen Parsonage
is highly sought after for her venture capital expertise. She advises fund managers on structuring and launches.
"She is very experienced in this field and guides us through the process well." "She is brilliant; responsive and knowledgeable."


Tim Simmonds
is esteemed for his deep knowledge of real estate funds. His impressive list of clients includes large fund sponsors and pension funds, among others.
"He is personable, responsive, pragmatic and fun to work with." "He is very knowledgeable and a pleasure to deal with."