London

Nabarro and Goodwin Procter advises on acquisition of Telegraph Media HQ

19-Nov-2014 | By Hannah Gannagé-Stewart

Nabarro and Goodwin Procter were key advisers on the £204.3m purchase of assets including Telegraph Media Group’s London headquarters by Kennedy Wilson Europe Real Estate from Kish Holdings. 

London

King & Wood Mallesons picks up Eversheds trio to build structured real estate team

14-Nov-2014 | By Hannah Gannagé-Stewart

King & Wood Mallesons (KWM) has hired former Eversheds London managing partner Cornelius Medvei, along with two of the firm’s structured real estate partners.

City

Baker & McKenzie, CMS and Taylor Wessing line up for Gherkin sale

10-Nov-2014 | By Kate Beioley

Baker & McKenzie, CMS Cameron McKenna and Taylor Wessing have all advised on the £700m sale of the landmark Gherkin building to the Safra Group controlled by Brazilian billionaire Joseph Safra.

eversheds

Eversheds appoints new London tax head

7-Nov-2014 | By Hannah Gannagé-Stewart

Eversheds has appointed Berwin Leighton Paisner (BLP) real estate tax partner Cathryn Vanderspar as its new London tax head following the departure of Clive Jones.

David Ryan

Pinsents kicks off contested managing partner election

5-Nov-2014 | By Hannah Gannagé-Stewart

Pinsent Masons has kicked off its managing partner election process by putting three partners up for the role.

Pinsent Masons

Pinsents moots international real estate ambitions

5-Nov-2014 | By Hannah Gannagé-Stewart

Pinsent Masons’ blossoming overseas real estate teams reveal a hint of what direction the firm will take as a new generation of leaders arrive at the helm.

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Real Estate Briefings

Statutory demand valid if underlying debt not fully secured download subscription

Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co 27-Nov-2014

Where evidence indicates that a charging order does not fully secure a judgment debt, the creditor can issue a statutory demand for the unsecured part.

Your questions answered: absolute ground, not in the tenancy agreement, can we still use it? download subscription

Shoosmiths 27-Nov-2014

We want to obtain a closure order and then use the new absolute ground for possession under the ASBCPA 2014. Does the tenancy agreement have to state the new ground before we can do this?

Apportioning the magic and sparkle — Supreme Court to consider M&S break clause rent apportionment case download subscription

Dentons 25-Nov-2014

The Supreme Court will hear an appeal of the Court of Appeal decision in Marks and Spencer plc v BNP Paribas Securities Services Trust Company (Jersey) Ltd.

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