M7 Real Estate appoints Birketts as legal adviser for all in-house managed M7 funds

21 August 2019

M7 Real Estate has appointed law firm Birketts as legal adviser in respect of all of its in-house managed funds, comprising over 100 industrial, office and retail assets across the UK. Birketts has been appointed in respect of all fund disposals, acquisitions, leasing events and asset management.  

M7 is a leading specialist in the pan-European, regional, multi-let real estate market. Wholly owned by its senior managers it has over 250 employees in 13 countries across Europe. The team manages over 1,400 retail, office and industrial properties with a value of circa €8.5bn. 

Cameron Barlow, Partner at Birketts and head of the firm’s Real Estate Investment sector group, said: “We are delighted to be strengthening and growing our relationship with the pre-eminent real estate investor and manager in Europe. It is a great pleasure to be working with the team at M7 who are all professionals of the highest standing and reputation in the real estate community.”

John Murnaghan, Head of UK and Ireland Real Estate at M7 concluded: “We have found the Birketts team to be a breath of fresh air and their exceptional performance has been a real boost for our UK Funds. They understand the needs and demands of our business and have the focus, scale and sophistication to consistently deliver impressive results in a timely and cost-effective manner. We look forward to growing our business with Birketts.”