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North West > Real estate > Commercial property: Liverpool

(Hall of Fame)

Mark BeardwoodDLA Piper UK LLP

The real estate practice at DLA Piper continues to lead the market in Liverpool, expertly handling high-profile investment and development work, acting for local authorities on major regeneration schemes and retaining a prominent client base of investors in the North West markets. North West real estate head Alison Mills has notable expertise in the student accommodation sector, while key practitioner Mark Beardwood acts for universities, property developers, house builders and local authorities. Real estate investment lawyer Richard Thompson contributes his experience of working for UK pension funds as does legal director Richard Ascroft. Hugely experienced consultant Philip Rooney continues to play a key role in the team.

North West > Real estate > Commercial property: Manchester

(Hall of Fame)

Mark BeardwoodDLA Piper

Noted for its strengths in development and investment work DLA Piper  handles a range of high-value and often cross-jurisdictional transactions, drawing on the firm’s international network. The practice is also building a strong focus on the logistics, build to rent, care home and flex office sectors. Liverpool and Manchester-based practitioner Alison Mills leads the team, while Mark Beardwood, who also splits his time between both offices, continues to be a name of renown in commercial property. Tom Kelsall, who has particular expertise in real estate finance, plays a leading role in the practice.