News | January 9, 2019

Welcome – Quarterly In Advance Winter 2019


We are delighted to welcome David Johnston and David de Maupeou who both join the real estate team as partner.

David Johnston

David acts for investors, property owners and tenants acquiring, developing and managing commercial property. He has particular expertise in dealing with properties held in corporate structures as well as an in depth knowledge of the retail sector for both landlords and retailers.

David previously led RPC’s Real Estate Investment and Development team, where he had been a partner from 2011. He became a partner at Berwin Leighton Paisner in 2006.

David advises the real estate sector on the impact of the changing climate and he is a member of the Revo Sustainability and Community Engagement Committee and UK Green Building Council Leaders Network.

In his spare time David can be found on his bike cycling to MIPIM or MAPIC with Club Peloton.

David de Maupeou

David acts for developers, landlords, tenants, and investors (be they listed property companies, developers, occupiers, entrepreneurs, or individual or corporate investors),  including acquiring, developing, selling and managing commercial property. His particular expertise is in central London office space and acting on mixed use development schemes.

David joins us from Pemberton Greenish where he was a partner from 2013. Previously David worked at Macfarlanes for 10 years.

In his spare time David spends his time cycling, following the trials and tribulations of Fulham Football Club, raising money for the Cystic Fibrosis Trust and enjoying fine wines.