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Head of corporate Adrian Bott led the Osborne Clarke team acting for longstanding client Kandahar on corporate, trust, tax and financing aspects.
Bond Pearce acted for the real estate investment group on property and employment issues, with a team led by real estate partner Tim Burbidge. The firm has been involved throughout the letting, construction and refinancing of Drake Circus, as well as the recent sale.
On the purchaser side Jones Day private equity partner Neil Ferguson and real estate co-head David Roberts acted for British Land.
Bott said: “The deal had a particularly complex structure and numerous offshore aspects to manage. The various firms involved worked well together and successfully completed the deal within a very tight timescale.”