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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.
SJ Berwin (David Ryland) acted for Hilton Group on its £335.7m sale of 10 hotels to a limited partnership between Hilton Group, Rotch Property Group, Farnsworth Group and Bank of Scotland. Herbert Smith (Christopher de Pury) acted for Rotch and Farnsworth. Maclay Murray & Spens (Graeme Sloan, Bruce Patrick, Susan Kelly) advised the Bank of Scotland. Bayerische Landesbank, the senior debt provider, advised by Clifford Chance (Suzy Stewart).
Nicholson Graham & Jones (Wayne Smith) advised Henderson UK Retail Warehouse Fund on its £34m acquisition of Kew Retail Park. The seller Axa Group advised by SJ Berwin (Sarah Norton).
Gouldens (Suzanne Davis) acted for BOX Properties on the sale of its property at High Street, Sutton, South London, to Asda Stores for an undisclosed sum. Park Nelson (Eugene O'Keefe) acted for Asda.