Mr Adam Reed > Walker Morris LLP > Leeds, England > Lawyer Profile

Walker Morris LLP
33 Wellington Street

Work Department

Real Estate




Adam is a Partner in the Real Estate Group, advising clients on a broad range of commercial real estate matters, including high value acquisitions and disposals, large portfolio deals, commercial lettings and real estate finance transactions.

Recent experience includes:

  • providing real estate advice to Bupa on the sale of part of its UK care home business to HC–One, the largest ever care home deal in the UK
  • advising Cellnex Telecom on real estate aspects of its £2bn acquisition of Arqiva’s telecoms towers business
  • providing real estate advice to Hospital Topco on the £1.8bn disposal of BMI Healthcare and the GHG Group, the largest real estate deal in the UK in 2019
  • advising a global third-party logistics operator on a £75m+ sale and leaseback of a 1.65m sq ft logistics campus.

Adam is consistently recommended in The Legal 500, acknowledging his experience in handling “high-profile corporate disposals” and noting that he is “well-regarded for his work for ultra-high-net-worth individuals on London acquisitions”. In the 2020 edition Adam is listed as a “Rising star”.

Lawyer Rankings

Yorkshire and the Humber > Real estate > Commercial property: Leeds and West Yorkshire; North Yorkshire

(Rising stars)

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Praised for delivering a ‘first-class service’, Walker Morris LLP ‘provides excellent support on commercial property matters’ and is noted for its capability in real estate transactions and financing mandates. Austin Judson advises on commercial and mixed-use developments, as well as acting for property developers, investors and high-street banks on real estate portfolio work. The Leeds-based team, which is led by Jeremy Moore, also includes Will Cousins, who handles development projects, sales and purchases and refinancing transactions. George Bacon advises national retailers, developers and property investors on development mandates. Adam Reed and Judith Pike are also key members of the group.