Alison is a Funds and Corporate Real Estate Partner in Osborne Clarke’s London office.
She specialises in structuring funds, joint ventures and corporate real estate sales and purchases, with a particular focus on the Built Environment sector.
She has a broad range of experience working with institutions such as ARA Europe, PGIM, Fiera, KKR, Patrizia and GLP as well as smaller investment management businesses and family offices. Alison has established on and off shore structures as well as leading on complex portfolio and large asset sale and purchases. She has worked on operational real estate joint ventures, acting for both investors and operating partners in the UK and Europe.
Alison leads the Investor sub-sector of Osborne Clarke's Built Environment sector, coordinating sector knowledge and a consistent approach to client relationship management.
Helping you succeed in tomorrow's world
I truly believe that Osborne Clarke's sector approach to our client relationships sets us apart from our competitors and means we really understand what keeps our clients awake at night. I am committed to our Built Environment Sector and applying this industry knowledge to our funds and corporate matters, working really closely with our specialist teams in real estate, banking, tax and beyond. Understanding the drivers that affect all of us in this industry including ESG considerations and the focus on data means we can give our clients appropriate advice to allow them to develop the Built Environment of the future.
Led the Osborne Clarke team advising Vodafone on the sale and leaseback of their Newbury campus to clients of IQON Capital and Oval Real Estate
KKR and Mirastar
Advised KKR and Mirastar on the corporate real estate purchase of £160m of UK logistics assets
AMPYR Solar Europe
Established AMPYR Solar Europe, a joint venture between Hartree Partners, AGP Group and NaGa Solar to invest in solar projects across Europe
Joint ventures and good governance for UK regeneration schemes
Fund managers may urgently need to register express trusts with HMRC
The deadline to sign up is imminent, with exclusions unlikely to apply for trusts set up by Limited Partnership Agreements
Land and share sales: what's the difference?
Funds Focus Q4 2021
Funds Focus | April 2021
Welcome to the latest edition of our Funds Focus
Keeping the peace: how to keep your real estate venture running smoothly
The second in our two part series on real estate joint ventures focusses on how to ensure the successful day-to-day...
For better or worse: how to give your real estate joint venture the right start
The first of our two-part series on real estate joint ventures looks at the structuring, funding and exit considerations that...
Corporate real estate dealmakers warm to scope of warranty and indemnity policies
An increasingly popular feature of corporate real estate deals, W&I insurance is an innovative and cost-effective way for buyers and...
Time for a new onshore professional fund?
Tracey Wright and Alison Riddle explore this new proposal for Estates Gazette magazine