APG’s Joint Venture With Delancey-advised Fund

Simmons & Simmons has advised APG on its establishment of a joint venture with a fund advised by Delancey, to acquire the landmark Earls Court development site in London from Capital & Counties Properties plc for £425m.

The Earls Court development site includes the site of the former Earls Court exhibition centres. It is London’s largest cleared Zone 1 development site and is one of the city’s most important mixed-use developments.

Financial services provider APG Group provides services such as executive consultancy, asset management, pension administration, pension communication and employers services.

The Simmons team comprised lawyers from across the firm’s practices, including Jason Daniel (Picture), Gideon Sharp, Sally Childs, Sharikh Gilani, Ali Crosthwaite, Nick Cronkshaw, Peter Broadhurst and Duncan Green.

Involved fees earner: Peter Broadhurst – Simmons & Simmons; Sally Childs – Simmons & Simmons; Nick Cronkshaw – Simmons & Simmons; Ali Crosthwaite – Simmons & Simmons; Jason Daniel – Simmons & Simmons; Duncan Green – Simmons & Simmons; Gideon Sharp – Simmons & Simmons;

Law Firms: Simmons & Simmons;

Clients: APG ;

Author: Michael Patrini