Global law firm Mayer Brown announced the hire of Chris Harvey to the Real Estate group in London. Chris joins as a partner from CMS Cameron McKenna, where he practiced for more than 10 years.
Chris has extensive experience of acting for funds, property companies and banks, with a particular emphasis on overseas investors and was recently nominated by Times Online as one of the top ten future stars of the City.
At Mayer Brown he will be heading up the Real Estate Investment team in London.
Jeremy Clay, Mayer Brown's Executive partner and global head of Real Estate, said: “Chris joins our firm at a key time for our Real Estate group, as we look to strengthen our UK and international Real Estate funds work. We already have a strong offering, to which he adds significant depth."
Chris Harvey said: "Mayer Brown have an excellent global platform to continue the growth of their UK and international Real Estate funds work. I am looking forward to leading the Real Estate Investment team in London and contributing to their continued success"