Marc Leyshon

Partner

Real Estate




T: +44 (0)20 7395 3067
mleyshon@wedlakebell.com

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Expertise

Marc has experience in a wide range of real estate matters including advising on landlord and tenant work, sales and acquisitions and property elements of finance transactions acting for both borrowers and lenders. He has a good knowledge of distressed property work, in particular acting for lenders and receivers on the sales of both commercial and residential properties.

Marc’s clients include institutional landlords, private tenants, major lenders and corporates.
He also acts for residential developers with a focus on acquiring sites for development using conditional contracts or options and often involving average provisions and staged completions.


Recent Experience

  • Advising on the acquisition of a commercial multi-let campus property with funding which included the simultaneous refinancing of a portfolio of properties.
  • Acting for a private landowner on the sale of a significant land holding for redevelopment as a residential scheme using a conditional contract and various types of overage provisions and deferred payments.
  • The sale of two high value property portfolios to a single buyer with a number of properties comprising sales directed by a lender following breach of financing covenants.

Career History

Marc qualified in 2007 and joined Wedlake Bell in December 2011 from Berwin Leighton Paisner. He became a partner in April 2017.