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What the team is known for Frequently advises investor clients on high-value real estate transactions, often with national and international elements. Also assists with large development projects, including office and mixed-use schemes. Regularly called upon to assist with property deals in the hospitality and rail sectors, as well as those sites that feature complex environmental requirements. Adept at handling the purchase and sale of large individual assets as well as extensive property portfolios.
Strengths One client reports that "the real estate team at Reed Smith is capable and responsive."
"The lawyers are all very good in different ways, so they make a great team, and we receive everything when we need it," another client says.
An interviewee notes: "They are very user-friendly, take an interest in our business and genuinely care that we succeed."
Jimmy Theodorou is head of the London real estate practice and a key contact at the firm.