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Justin Dunlop

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Payne Hicks Beach

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Justin specialises particularly in restaurant, bar and leisure property leasing, retail leasing, shopping centre management and warehouse conversion/development. He focuses largely on residential and commercial investment advice, and residential housing development. Justin also advises a significant base of ultra-high-net-worth individuals on residential property matters.

Justin also has over 30 years of experience in agriculture and estates, real estate work with particular reference to the negotiation of farm business and agricultural tenancies and licences, the sale and purchase of farms as assets and as going concerns, and the negotiation and completion of agreements for lease and leases of minerals. Clients have included business entrepreneurs, wealthy individuals investing in farms and agriculture, and landed estate trustees.


Qualified 1981, joined Payne Hicks Beach 2004, partner 2004



London: Real estate

Commercial property

Within: Commercial property

When it comes to private client instructions, Payne Hicks Beach¬†is ‚Äėperhaps the very best firm in the market‚Äô. In the context of real estate, this expertise is reflected in high-value investment and development work carried out for family offices, high-net-worth individuals and landed estates. Department head Andrew Berry¬†is advising a group of European investors on the development of a West London property portfolio, and is also assisting a Eurasian billionaire with various acquisitions and refurbishments in London. On the investment and management side, Richard Stapylton-Smith¬†assisted an estate client with the disposal of a large residential scheme, and Justin Dunlop¬†advised an investment company on its acquisition of multiple floors of a Central London premises. The team has also handled strategic sales and acquisitions in the hotel sector. Solicitor Antonia Cosby¬†joined from Forsters LLP.

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