Alistair G. Grant

Alistair Grant advises real estate and other clients in the establishment and management of, and investment in, U.K., overseas, and cross-border real estate funds, joint ventures, and other investment vehicles and ancillary matters including secondary acquisitions and disposals in relation to the acquisition, disposal, financing, development, and management of real estate assets.

Alistair's recent significant transactions include acting for: M&G Real Estate Finance and Prudential Capital in a €100m participation in €305m credit facilities arranged in connection with Blackstone's acquisition of the Mint Hotels portfolio; Meyer Bergman in connection with the purchase from Aviva Life & Pensions of a 50 percent interest in the Bentall Centre, Kingston Upon Thames for approximately £130m and related financing; Goodman International in the establishment of a 50/50 joint venture with the United Kingdom Atomic Energy Authority and Science and Technologies Facilities Council in relation to the acquisition and development of Harwell Science Park as a leading science and research park; and Arlington Business Parks Partnership in connection with a 16 property £300m asset for equity swap. [1]