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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.
Ashurst Morris Crisp (David Evans, Ian Nisse) advised Lazard & Co as tenant on the letting of part of 50 Berkeley Street, London W1, and the entirety of 50 Stratton Street, London W1, from Burford, with a total annual rent in excess of £10m. Clifford Chance advised Burford.
Howard Kennedy (Estelle Teagle, Andrew Collins) advised Marylebone Warwick Balfour Group on the £6.5m sale of a multi-let office building in Watford to Kodak Pension Plan. Bristows advised Kodak.
Manches (Sloan Kelly) advised Jersey investor Sven Investments on its £4.5m purchase of 6-10 Borough High Street, London SE1. Charles Russell (John Handley) advised the vendor.
Lovells (Ann Towndrow) advised Coal Pension Properties on the letting of 272-274 Oxford Street, London W1, to Carphone Warehouse, in a deal worth £815,000 per annum for a term of 15 years. Clyde & Co (David Wyatt) advised the Gadget Shop in connection with the surrender and Carphone Warehouse in connection with the new letting.