Russell Dellar > gunnercooke LLP > London, England > Lawyer Profile

gunnercooke LLP
1 CORNHILL
LONDON
EC3V 3ND
England

Work Department

Real Estate Finance

 

Position

Partner

Career

Russell is a specialist real estate finance lawyer, with over 20 years’ experience leading teams of international lawyers on numerous high profile and complex domestic and international cross-border real estate and development finance transactions. He also has extensive insolvency and corporate recovery and acquisition expertise and is recognised as an expert in his field in major legal directories. Russell has developed a high-profile lender and developer client base and has extensive business development, management and training experience. He is also part of the firm’s specialist Equestrian group.

Memberships

Previous Law Firms

  • Partner, Bird & Bird LLP (2004–20)
  • Head of Real Estate, Landwell (PwC) (2002–04)
  • Trainee, Solicitor and Senior Solicitor, Wilde Sapte/Denton Wilde Sapte (1992–2002)

Memberships

  • Princes Youth Business Trust Adviser and Panel Chairman
  • Racehorse Owners Association
  • Director Old Elthamians Assoc and OE Charitable Trust
  • Various sporting and fine wine memberships

Education

  • Guildford Law School
  • University of Reading (LLB Law)
  • Eltham College

 

Lawyer Rankings

London > Real estate > Property finance

The real estate finance practice at gunnercooke LLP has continued to grow over recent years with several partner hires, including Daniel Fireman from Howard Kennedy LLP in April 2021. The team acts for lenders and borrowers, including clearing banks, alternative lenders, and developers, on property investment and development finance mandates in the residential, office and hotel sectors. Matthew EastConor Downey and Russell Dellar are other notable members of the team.