Mayer Brown names new real estate head

Sugden, who has over 20 years’ experience in the UK and European property sector, joined Mayer Brown seven years ago. He takes over from Jeremy Clay, who moves to head the real estate practice globally, while continuing to advise UK and international clients.

Sugden is a transactional partner whose practice focuses primarily on UK and ­European real estate investment and development, including joint venture and other structured real estate transactions.