Deals summary

SJ Berwin (Jon Vivian) acted for Brixton plc on the £51m disposal of two properties, in Milton Keynes and New Southgate, to Pearl Assurance. CMS Cameron McKenna (Mark Heighton) acted for Pearl.

McGrigor Donald (Michael Watson) acted for the Royal Bank of Scotland on the Cheshire Police Authority's first PPP deal, the £40m construction of a new headquarters. McClure Naismith acted for the Cheshire Police Authority.

CMS Cameron McKenna (Andrzej Blachis) is acting for EC Zielona Gora S.Aon on a e140m (£88.4m) project to enable the construction of a new gas-fired heat and power-generating unit in Zielona Gora, Poland. Allen & Overy (Arkadiusz Pedzich) is advising a consortium of Polish banks on the project.

Cobbetts (Mike Gaskell, Cliff Mills) advised the National Assembly for Wales on constitutional documents for the community housing mutual, a new model that local authorities can use to transfer housing stock to their tenants.