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Quastels LLP
Fourth Floor, Watson House
54 Baker Street

Real estate > Commercial property: corporate occupiers Tier 4

Quastels LLP  acts for clients across the office, retail, industrial, hospitality and leisure sectors on a range of corporate occupier matters, including headquarters relocations, office moves and leasing issues, and has demonstrable capability in acquisitions and disposals, portfolio management and financing mandates. Practice co-leader Owen Walsh is praised for his ‘wealth of experience’ in real estate transactions, asset management and business tenancies, while practice co-leader Michael Haringman is noted for his expertise in the retail sector. Property finance specialist Mark Cornelius is another key member of the team.

Practice head(s):

Michael Haringman; Owen Walsh

Other key lawyers:

Mark Cornelius; Jonathan Gross


‘Every transaction is partner-lead and driven.’

‘The partners know their stuff. They get to know they clients very well and their respective advisors, whether it be surveyors, accountants or other professionals.’

‘The firm has knowledgeable personnel in all areas of commercial property transactions and provides an excellent level of communication.’

‘I believe the firm has immense strength and wealth of experience.’

‘Not all heroes wear capes, but Owen Walsh’s wealth of experience, compassion and knowledge often kept me well-assured.’

‘Highly personal service, very responsive and always gave a sense that I was a priority client.’

‘Support from associates is at a level you would expect from a salaried partner. My focus is generally property related however they understand not only the legal side of any transaction but also give a very solid view taking into consideration the reality of the commercial world.’

‘I use Jonathan Gross and Mark Cornelius regularly – I get very good and quick advice and a responsive service.’

Key clients

The Kitchen Group

Christian Louboutin



My London Home


Jungle Pubs

Kingswood Holdings

Balmain Fashion UK Limited

Island Poke

Ross Shire Engineering

Beers Contemporary

Tommis Burger Joint

Magnum Properties plc

Work highlights

  • Acting for a client in connection with the lease of their new head office in London.
  • Acting for a client in connection with the sale of a building in New Bond Street/Albemarle Street.
  • Advising an international chocolate and gelato brand on taking several leases within prime locations in central London, as part of its global expansion including Piccadilly, Covent Garden and Battersea Power Station