Hogan Lovells appoints Jackie Newstead as real-estate head

Hogan Lovells has appointed London real-estate partner Jackie Newstead to serve as global head of real estate from 1 January 2014.

She will take over from retiring current co-heads Bruce Parmley and Michael Stancombe at the end of this year.

Newstead has been a partner at Hogan Lovells since 1997 and has held the role of London real-estate group manager since 2007. She specialises in all aspects of commercial real estate including real-estate development, institutional disposals, acquisitions, lettings and management, hotels and secured lending.