Justin Lewis-Vivas > Wedlake Bell LLP > London, England > Lawyer Profile

Wedlake Bell LLP
71 QUEEN VICTORIA STREET
LONDON
EC4V 4AY
England

Work Department

Commercial property.

Position

Partner specialising in commercial property, both transactional and management workincluding acting for landlords, tenants and investors involved in acquiring, developing and selling commercial properties and development portfolios. Justin also has expertise in the airline sector and also acts on secured lending transactions and in relation to the management of large industrial estates. Recent examples of his work include acting in relation to high-value office transactions including the leasehold acquisition of premium office space at the Helicon for Experis Ltd; the regearing of occupational leases at Appold St, London and an office and airport regearing for a major airline and the grant of a lease of retail space at Sloane Street, London to La Perla group.

Career

Justin qualified in 1999 and joined Wedlake Bell’s Commercial Property team in 2001. He became Partner in 2008 and Head of team in 2011.

Education

Bar Grammar 1980-86; Ampleforth College 1986-88; Warwick University 1988-91 LLB Law.

Leisure

Cricket and reading.

Lawyer Rankings

London > Real estate > Commercial property: investment

At Wedlake Bell LLP, Justin Lewis-Vivas oversees ‘a strong property team’ which ‘delivers excellent advice without hubris.’, The group excels in relation to development and investment projects within the care home, healthcare, student accommodation, retail, residential, mixed-use, business park and leisure sectors. Its clients include domestic corporate buyers and funds along with several overseas investors and international bodies. On the corporate occupier side, the workload includes premises moves, portfolio management and leasing affairs in sectors such as sciences, professional services, financial and co-working. The team which includes the ‘highly personable and razor sharp’ Suzanne Gill, was recently boosted by the additions of David Roberts  and Kathryn West from Jones Day.

London > Real estate > Commercial property: development

At Wedlake Bell LLP, Justin Lewis-Vivas oversees ‘a strong property team’ which ‘delivers excellent advice without hubris.’, The group excels in relation to development and investment projects within the care home, healthcare, student accommodation, retail, residential, mixed-use, business park and leisure sectors. Its clients include domestic corporate buyers and funds along with several overseas investors and international bodies. On the corporate occupier side, the workload includes premises moves, portfolio management and leasing affairs in sectors such as sciences, professional services, financial and co-working. The team which includes the ‘highly personable and razor sharp’ Suzanne Gill, was recently boosted by the additions of David Roberts  and Kathryn West from Jones Day.

London > Real estate > Commercial property: corporate occupiers

At Wedlake Bell LLP, Justin Lewis-Vivas oversees ‘a strong property team’ which ‘delivers excellent advice without hubris.’, The group excels in relation to development and investment projects within the care home, healthcare, student accommodation, retail, residential, mixed-use, business park and leisure sectors. Its clients include domestic corporate buyers and funds along with several overseas investors and international bodies. On the corporate occupier side, the workload includes premises moves, portfolio management and leasing affairs in sectors such as sciences, professional services, financial and co-working. The team which includes the ‘highly personable and razor sharp’ Suzanne Gill, was recently boosted by the additions of David Roberts  and Kathryn West from Jones Day.