DLA piper, CC lead on A&O HQ sell-off

Clifford Chance and DLA Piper have advised on ­Hammerson’s sale of a 75 per cent interest in Allen & Overy’s global headquarters at London’s One Bishops Square, in a deal valuing the building at £445m.

DLA Piper Oman ­managing partner Bruce Mullins led a team advising buyer Funderburk Europe 2, a special purpose vehicle formed on behalf of his longstanding client Oman Investment Fund. Hammerson was advised by Clifford Chance real estate partner Jonathan Solomon.