FirstPort’s Acquisition Of Barratt Residential Asset Management


Osborne Clarke has advised BDW Trading Limited on the sale of its management company, Barratt Residential Asset Management (BRAM), to FirstPort.

FirstPort is the UK’s premier property management company, with over four decades of experience FirstPort cares for 185,000 homes across the UK.

Barratt Developments plc develops and builds properties. The Group’s UK operations include the building of houses and housing complexes, general building and civil engineering services, participation in urban renewal and the development of commercial properties.

Partner and Sector Head of Real Estate and Infrastructure, Conrad Davies (Picture) led the Osborne Clarke team. Conrad was supported by Senior Associate Damocles Merryand Associate Rebecca Eade (Corporate), Legal Director Matt Ashley (Real Estate), Partner Tracey Wright and Associate Helena Zaba (Tax), Partner Paul Killen and Associate Lara Flynn (Employment) and Partner Lara Burch and Associate Celine O’Connor (Commercial).

Involved fees earner: Matt Ashley – Osborne Clarke; Lara Burch – Osborne Clarke; Conrad Davies – Osborne Clarke; Rebecca Eade – Osborne Clarke; Lara Flynn – Osborne Clarke; Paul Killen – Osborne Clarke; Damocles Merry – Osborne Clarke; Celine O’Connor – Osborne Clarke; Tracey Wright – Osborne Clarke; Helena Zaba – Osborne Clarke;

Law Firms: Osborne Clarke;

Clients: BDW Trading Limited ;