Real estate finance
Henderson Retail Warehouse Fund
Advising Wells Fargo, Aareal Bank and Helaba on the £400 million refinancing of the Henderson Retail Warehouse Fund on 16 retail shopping centres valued at just over £1 billion.
HSBC Bank plc
Investment facility to the InfraRed group to acquire the Millgate Shopping Centre, Bury.
Advising on the real estate financing aspects of various acquisition and development loan facilities worth over £1 billion in total.
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Real estate development and investment
Thornsett Group plc
Acting for Thornsett, a London based residential developer, in relation to site acquisition, development, and financing of their new schemes, including significant residential developments in Chelsea, Fulham, Battersea and Hackney.
Westminster City Council
Advising Westminster City Council on complex and high value residential development projects, including in relation to their own land holdings.
Advising on their UK acquisition strategy.
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Acting for this US fund in relation to the acquisition, financing, asset management and ultimate disposal of a landmark office building in London's Mayfair district.
Red Oak Taverns Limited
Leading the Stephenson Harwood team on the acquisition of 146 tenanted public houses from Lone Star Funds and related acquisition financing.
The Ambassador Theatre Group Limited
Acting on all real estate matters for ATG, the largest theatre company in the UK, including in relation to the acquisition of its business by Providence Equity.
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Restructuring and insolvency
Advising the borrower syndicate on the debt restructure, refinance and realisation of a portfolio of UK motorway and trunk road service stations.
Advising a number of pub companies in relation to restructuring options, and acting on pre-packaged administrations and CVAs in this sector.
Advising on the real estate aspects of the administration of Thomson Directories.
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