David Gervais

Real Estate

“swiftly responsive.”

Legal 500


David Gervais advises UK and international clients in connection with complex, high-value real estate investment, development and finance transactions.



  • Edmond de Rothschild Real Estate Investment Management on their financing for the acquisition and development of a London logistics facility.
  • AGC Equity Partners on their acquisition, management and sale of Citi Tower, Canary Wharf to Citigroup for a price in excess of £1 billion, their acquisition of 1 London Wall Place from Brookfield for £480 million and their sale of Milton Gate, Moor Lane, London for £198 million.
  • Bain Capital on their acquisition and redevelopment of 60 Sloane Avenue, Chelsea to provide prime office and retail accommodation, their acquisition and development of 8 Eaton Lane, Belgravia to provide 42 luxury residences with prime retail and leisure facilities and their acquisition and development of a luxury lifestyle boutique hotel and prime residences in Mayfair.
  • Cabot Properties Inc., on their acquisition, forward funding and development of logistics facilities throughout the United Kingdom.
  • Apollo on their financing of the £1.5 billion redevelopment of The Whiteley, Bayswater to provide 139 luxury residences, retail, leisure and hotel facilities.

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  • David is noted for his work in real estate: commercial property and is described as “swiftly responsive.” Legal 500


  • England and Wales