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This year, The Lawyer’s annual ranking of the largest UK law firms by turnover is available as an interactive, digital benchmarking tool. For the first time this will allow you to manipulate each data set against the metrics of your choice.
CMS Cameron McKenna (Mark Heighton) advised Henderson Investors on the investment purchase of a 75 per cent interest in Romford leisure and retail centre, The Brewery. Vendor Equitable Life advised by Denton Wilde Sapte (Charles Hopkins).
Theodore Goddard (David Savage) advised project company Gloucester Healthcare Partnership and funder Landesbank Hessen-Thüringen Girozentrale (Helaba) on a £40m redevelopment of Gloucestershire Royal Hospital. Pinsent Curtis Biddle (Jenny Kirkman, Michael Boyd) advised the NHS Trust. Altheimer & Gray (Ashok Ghosh) advised Helaba on the funding documents. Eversheds (Lucilla Waugh, Rowan Ferguson) advised M+W Zander Facility Management UK, which is backing the project company. Retail and café units involved in the scheme will be let to Gentian, advised by Mishcon de Reya (Alan Spiers).
Cripps Harries Hall advised the Secretary of State for Transport, Local Government and the Regions on an 18-year lease of Metropoint office development, Croydon. CMS Cameron McKenna (Mark Heighton) advised Taylor Woodrow Developments on the letting.
Gouldens (Giles Elliott, Mark Emerson) advised Grosvenor Hill Ventures and Barlows on the disposal of two property companies owning Admiral Retail Park in Eastborne and the B&Q warehouse in Hull to Westbury Property Fund for £20m. DWF advised Westbury.