Katie Burton

Real estate duo win roles on KPMG office sale

Eversheds Sutherland and Berwin Leighton Paisner (BLP) have won the top roles on the sale of KPMG’s London headquarters for £400m. The Eversheds Sutherland team was led by London real estate head Bruce Dear, working alongside partner Nef Jones.

Partner promotions: European trio make up five lawyers apiece

Three European firms have expanded their partner ranks, each promoting five new members in the past week. In Spain, Pérez-Llorca appointed Fernando Bedoya, Beatriz García, Javier Gómez, Pedro Marques da Gama and José Suárez to bolster the firm’s corporate, public law, tax and litigation and arbitration practices.