Peter is co-head of the real estate team at Osborne Clarke and also leads the real estate investment sub sector group. He joined Osborne Clarke as a Partner in the real estate team in April 2012, following over twenty years in, and latterly heading up, the real estate group at another City practice.
Over the course of his legal career he has acted for a wide variety of clients on all aspects of transactional real estate work – in particular in the investment market. Clients include UK and overseas institutions, public and private property companies and private investors – UK and overseas.
More recently work has included the acquisition and management of shopping centres and student accommodation developments. Peter has acted on the acquisition and disposal of both individual assets and property portfolios, as well as on the equally, if not more important management of those assets, individually and running teams of lawyers to ensure that documenting the commercial deal is as efficient and stress-free for the clients as possible.
Peter is an active member of the Investment Property Forum and has been consistently recommended in the Legal 500 and Chambers directories.