Callum Hassall > McGuireWoods London LLP > London, England > Lawyer Profile

McGuireWoods London LLP
5 New Street Square
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Callum advises on a broad range of commercial real estate transactions involving a variety of property types including retirement living and care homes, student accommodation, industrial estates and warehouses, hotels, office premises and logistics.

He advises on single asset and portfolio acquisitions and disposals, property financings, developments, landlord and tenant work as well as assisting clients with general matters of property law. He also has extensive experience in the real estate aspects of corporate investments and banking transactions.

Callum has significant recent experience advising leading developers and providers of senior care/retirement living and student accommodation. This has involved dealing with complex joint venture arrangements and cross-border property investment structures.

He also offers clients additional support and property law advice in connection with a variety of commercial matters including assistance with heads of terms, title indemnity insurance policies, rights of light releases, dilapidation settlements and most recently, property enquiries in connection with the COVID-19 pandemic.

He has advised a variety of clients including real estate investment trusts, domestic and overseas investors, landlords, tenants and developers.

Callum is co-chair of McGuireWoods London’s pro bono programme.

Lawyer Rankings

London > Real estate > Commercial property: corporate occupiers

McGuireWoods London LLP boasts a well-established client roster of FT100 and FT250 companies, including AstraZeneca. Callum Hassall is active in the senior care and accommodation arena, while Hannah Irish acts for developers, investors, and tenants across the financial, life sciences, and hospitality sectors. Former practice head Martin Barrett retired in June 2023.