David A. Roberts

David Roberts' practice focuses on commercial property investment and development, and he is an acknowledged leader in the establishment of unit trusts, partnerships/limited partnerships, and other joint venture vehicles. He co-leads Jones Day's Real Estate Practice worldwide.

David's recent experience includes acting for long-standing client British Land on its £1.5 billion joint venture with Norges Bank relating to Meadowhall, Sheffield (one of the U.K.'s top super-regional shopping centers) and the sale of a retail and office portfolio to Legal & General for £219 million. He also acted recently for LondonMetric on the acquisition of 10 Odeon cinemas for £80 million. His other representative clients include Cordea Savills, Delancey, Hansteen, Hercules Unit Trust, and Highcross. [1]