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          Real Estate Finance

          We have a team that combines years of industry experience with a flexible cost base to provide fast, to-the-point and cost effective advice.

          We’re trusted by clients to take a commercial and pragmatic approach within real estate finance. We understand the importance of delivering an excellent service, on time and within budget. We’re known for working hard to simplify and streamline the process for every client, taking time to understand your transactional needs, as well as the challenges presented across a wide range of sectors.

          Our clients include all major UK clearing banks, challenger banks, private equity funds, insurers/life funds, non-bank lenders and non-UK lenders. We have particular, practical experience of advising those active in the investment, development, PRS, housebuilding, hotel, education, healthcare and retail sectors.

          What sets us apart is our combined scale and breadth of expertise. With a strong real estate finance offering in 12 locations in the UK and Ireland, as well as relevant experience in France, Germany and the Middle East, we have the size and resource to undertake real estate finance transactions of all sizes and complexity and the local knowledge to enable us to add value and deliver transactions cost effectively.

          Adam Heather

          • Partner // Head of Real Estate & Executive Partner (Newcastle)

          Iain Shurwood

          • Partner // Head of Banking and Finance

          James Szerdy

          • Partner // Graduate Recruitment Partner

          Melanie Williams

          • Partner // Head of Real Estate Sector // Head of Hospitality Group

          Michael Neary

          • Partner // Head of Real Estate (Dublin)

          Oliver Bolthausen, LLM (USA), FCIArb (UK)

          • Partner // Executive Partner (Munich) // Global Head of International Arbitration & Disputes
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