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Andrew Collins

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Work 020 3755 5412
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Howard Kennedy LLP

Work Department

Real estate.

Position

Partner. Andrew specialises in commercial property work. Andrew’s experience includes acting for a range of institutions, property companies and other investors dealing with acquisitions and disposals of all types of commercial property, landlord and tenant matters and related property finance. In addition, Andrew does undertake some residential property work for commercial clients as well as some development work to include site assembly and related plot sales.

Career

Trained Birkbeck Montagu’s; qualified 1987; partner Howard Kennedy 1997.

Member

Law Society.

Education

Crowborough Beacon; University of North London; College of Law, Lancaster Gate.

Leisure

Watching Chelsea and travel to USA.


London: Real estate

Commercial property

Within: Commercial property

Howard Kennedy LLP provides ‘strong service and excellent industry knowledge’ particularly in relation to the hotel-and-leisure and retail sectors. Eric Gummers, who is ‘very attentive to the details’, specialises in condo-hotels, fractionals, and timeshares; while Adam Walford leads on restaurants work and acts for clients such as Carluccio’s and Samba Brands. On the retail side the team ‘is particularly good at assisting new entrant retail businesses to the UK to get up to speed with local laws and commercial leasing practices’. Retail co-heads Julian Hindmarsh and Nicky Stewart, and ‘fantastic’ senior associate Vanessa Laundon, provide ‘succinct, timely advice’ to a multitude of luxury brands including Honey Birdette and NARS Cosmetics. The practice’s investment work is led by Andrew Collins and Graham Kaye, and in one highlight Collins advised a group of Isle of Man investors on the re-gear of the occupancies of a landmark office building in central London. Paul Springall heads the practice.

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