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Mark Lavers

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Marriott Harrison LLP

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Real estate.


Commercial property, acting for a wide range of developers, investors, lenders and owner-occupiers across a variety of sectors, including retail and healthcare. A great deal of experience and expertise in lettings, particularly offices and particularly acting for tenants. Has acted for many insurers and professional firms on their head office leases. Also acts for landlords.


Trained Turner Kenneth Brown, qualified 1987; partner Fox & Gibbons 1995-98; partner Reynolds Porter Chamberlain 1998-2010; partner Sprecher Grier Halberstam 2010-11; partner Marriott Harrison 2011 to date.


St Paul’s; Magdalene College, Cambridge (MA 1984).


Watching cricket and football, a big QPR supporter.

London: Real estate

Commercial property

Within: Commercial property

Marriott Harrison LLP provides ‘competent, prompt and exceedingly professional’ advice and is notably well-informed’ across a variety of real estate matters including strategic investment, development, secured lending and commercial lease agreements. Headed by Mark Lavers, the team was instructed by Banco Sabadell to acquire vacant possession of the bank’s former HQ on Pall Mall, and assisted the client with a subsequent letting transactions. Additionally, the group has advised Thakeham Homes on multiple development site acquisitions, and is involved in the development of a luxury boutique hotel in London. Nick Smith is ‘a decisive thinker with infectious enthusiasm’ and Guy Hitchin is ‘a knowledgeable and thoroughly committed’ secured lending and development specialist. Additional clients include Redactive and Princetown Distillery.

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