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Lewis Silkin
5 CHANCERY LANE
CLIFFORD'S INN
LONDON
EC4A 1BL
England

Work Department

Real estate and development.

Position

Consultant: Mixed use development with experience in commercial acquisitions and disposals, commercial projects and land use planning. Advised Annington Group on a number of complex development opportunities including the former Inglis Barracks site Mill Hill; long-standing real estate advisor to Rio Tinto plc – advised on relocation to Paddington shared resource centre, the redevelopment of its former headquarters building at 6 St James’s Square and the ultimate sale and lease-back; adviser to the Sager House (Almeida) on the acquisition and redevelopment of Islington Square, a major mixed use redevelopment of the former North London post sorting office behind Upper Street, Islington.

Career

Articled Lewis Silkin; qualified 1982; partner 1984; head of department 1988-2013.

Memberships

Law Society; City of London Law Society; Chair of the Chancery Lane Association.

Education

Christs College, Finchley; Warwick University (1978 LLB Hons).

Leisure

Music, mountain and other walking, skiing, reading, family; Arsenal FC.