Nabarro acts for Publicis in London pre-let property deals

Nabarro has acted for new client Publicis, an advertising and communications agencies, completing a deal in five weeks to agree pre-lets on two central London properties being redeveloped by Derwent London.

The deal consolidates the extensive property holdings of Publicis in Charlotte Street and allows them to take an option over an additional building, Asta House.

Nicholas Vergette, real estate partner, led the Nabarro team, which included fellow partners Andrew Banton and Rhodri Pazzi-Axworthy in real estate, Jennifer Rickard from real estate dispute resolution, who advised on consent order and vacant possession issues, Matthew Jones in construction, Joshua Risso-Gill in planning and Michael Cant in tax.

Speechly Bircham, Berwin Leighton Paisner and Taylor Wessing acted for Derwent London on different aspects of the deal.