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Simmons & Simmons LLP

Real Estate Finance

1 ranked lawyersBand 3London (Firms)UK 2021 View ranking table

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What the team is known for

Skilled team of industry experts with links to key financial institutions, debt funds and private equity funds. Demonstrates an impressive knowledge of finance documentation and lending transactions. Acts on financing transactions pertaining to a wide array of development projects including retail, housing and office properties. Notable capital markets practice which bolsters the real estate finance group. Able to handle international matters, supported by a global network of offices.

Strengths

Sources say: "They are a well joined-up and efficient Pan-European team."

Work highlights

Advised M7 Real Estate on the acquisition of The Mailbox in Birmingham.

Notable practitioners

Head of the firm's UK real estate finance practice Mark Waghorn advises both borrower and lender-side clients on real estate financing matters. He has significant experience in domestic and cross-border transactions.
"He is very commercial and extremely well connected."

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Real Estate Finance


Mark Waghorn
Band 2