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Druces LLP
SALISBURY HOUSE
LONDON WALL
LONDON
EC2M 5PS
England

Work Department

Real Estate

Position

Partner in and Head of the Real Estate Department. Nick is experienced in all aspects of Commercial Property. Nick is also a member of the City of London Law Society and Land Law sub Committee.

Career

Halls – trainee 1978-80; qualified 1980; Halls – assistant solicitor 1980-82; Penningtons – assistant solicitor 1982-85; Asshetons – assistant solicitor 1985-88; Asshetons – partner 1988-93; Manches – partner 1993-2002; Druces LLP (formerly Druces & Attlee) – partner 2002 to present.

Education

Cambridge Grammar School; Manchester University LLB Hons 1977.

Lawyer Rankings

London > Real estate > Commercial property: corporate occupiers

Druces LLP, which is particularly renowned for its work in the corporate occupier arena, has recently guided a number of landlords and tenants through rental renegotiations as a result of Covid-19. Department head Nicholas Brent runs a broad practice, with a particular emphasis on supporting occupiers on their development projects. The other key partner in the team is the ‘excellentAdrian Footer, who is principally active in the hospitality and leisure sectors.