Charles Elgood

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Charles is a partner in Maples Teesdale's commercial real estate team and is co-lead of the Industrial & Logistics team. He has extensive experience working on acquisitions and disposals (including forward purchase and forward funding deals), and refinancing of commercial and high-value residential properties.  He is also involved in day to day asset management work for retail centres and industrial parks.

Professional experience:

  • Acting for CBRE Investment Management on the day to day management of Hammersmith Broadway Shopping and Fulham Broadway Shopping Centre
  • Acting for abrdn on its acquisition and management of Ventura Park logistics estate, Radlett
  • Acting for Legal & General in relation to sale of retail warehousing sites in Widnes for an aggregate of £90 million
  • Acting for Cygnet Healthcare on acquisition of long leasehold development site for new hospital premises
  • Acting for abrdn in relation to forward-funded acquisitions of pre-let warehousing, partially pre-let mixed hotel/retail development sites, and speculative student accommodation
  • Advising Henry Boot Developments Limited in relation to the acquisition of plots at Butterfield Business Park, Luton for development and sales/lettings to occupiers

Professional history: 

  • Trainee solicitor - Simmons & Simmons, 2000 – 2002
  • Associate - Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer, 2002 – 2006
  • Assistant solicitor - Travers Smith, 2006 – 2008
  • Partner - Judge Sykes Frixou, 2009 – 2011
  • Senior solicitor - Brecher, 2012 – 2015
  • Of Counsel - Maples Teesdale, 2015
  • Partner - Maples Teesdale, 2023

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