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Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP

BRIDGEWATER PLACE, WATER LANE, LEEDS, LS11 5DR, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0845 497 97 97
Fax:
Fax 0845 498 4994
DX:
12027 LEEDS-27
Email:
Web:
www.eversheds-sutherland.com

George Bacon

Tel:
Work +44 113 200 4036
Email:
Eversheds Sutherland

Work Department

George is a partner in our real estate group and leads the team in our Leeds office. He has over 20 years’ experience in acting for clients comprising national retailers, developers and property investors. Examples of his recent experience include acting for:-

• Kier Property Developments on the acquisition of the Arena Central development site in central Birmingham for a consideration of over £30m.

• Next on the development of various different main hub warehouse sites. These transactions have involved the land acquisition, planning process, procurement of the works and subsequent funding of the site.

• Meyer Bergman on the letting of their new Borough Yards retail scheme adjoining the iconic Borough Markets.

Position

Partner


Yorkshire and the Humber: Real estate

Commercial property: Leeds and West Yorkshire; North Yorkshire

Within: Leading individuals

George Bacon - Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP

Within: Commercial property: Leeds and West Yorkshire; North Yorkshire

Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP boasts a national team with expertise in retail, development and investment work, and its large and prestigious client base puts it in the top tier for commercial property. George Bacon heads up the practice, which advises a range of big-name retailers and shopping centres, while Simon Harris has taken lead roles on some of the firm's major deals since his promotion to partner in 2018. Ian Barker, who has significant public sector development experience, recently relocated to the Leeds office from Manchester, while hospitality and leisure expert Susan Samuel departed for DLA Piper UK LLP.

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