Helical Plc’s Lettings At 55 Bartholomew Close


Clifford Chance has advised Helical Plc and their joint venture partner The Baupost Group LLC on their first two lettings at 55 Bartholomew Close.

55 Bartholomew Close is a six-storey office building and part of the three-acre Barts Square mixed-use development in the City of London.

The first letting to Shadowfall Capital & Research LLP, a leading short-focused hedge fund, was completed in February 2020. Shadowfall has agreed a five-year lease with a tenant break option in year three for the top floor of the new building.

The second and most recent letting at 55 Bartholomew Close which completed this week is to Clevertouch, a global leader in audio visual solutions. Clevertouch has agreed a five-year lease for the entire ground floor.

The Clifford Chance team supporting Ian Painter (Picture) included lawyers Ivan Yuen, Melissa Sykes and Rose Laitner with planning input provided by Head of London Real Estate, Environment & Planning Nigel Howorth and Senior Associate Elizabeth Hardacre.

Involved fees earner: Elizabeth Hardacre – Clifford Chance; Nigel Howorth – Clifford Chance; Rose Laitner – Clifford Chance; Ian Painter – Clifford Chance; Melissa Sykes – Clifford Chance; Ivan Yuen – Clifford Chance;

Law Firms: Clifford Chance;

Clients: Helical plc;