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Caroline Newsholme

Caroline Newsholme


CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang LLP
Cannon Place
78 Cannon Street
United Kingdom
Languages English

Caroline is a partner in our Corporate Team at CMS London. She specialises in corporate M&A transactions including acquisitions and disposals of companies and businesses and joint ventures. She has a focus on transactions in the real estate sector. Her clients include both public and private companies and investment funds.

Caroline has worked on a number of European cross-border transactions. She has a strong practical knowledge of the issues most frequently encountered when undertaking corporate transactions in the main European centres.

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"recommended for M&A: Mid-market, £50m - £250m"

Legal 500, 2016

Relevant experience

  • Welltower, Inc on various acquisitions for this US healthcare real estate investor.
  • SEGRO plc on various UK and pan-European M&A transactions
  • Fairmont Hotels Group on transactions involving The Savoy Hotel, London and St.Andrews Bay Hotel.
  • Quintain Estates and Development PLC on a number of joint ventures for real estate projects and corporate transactions including advising on the sale of the Plaza Hotel, Wembley and the acquisition of asset managers, Grafton Advisers LLP.
  • Intu Properties Plc on the formation and operation of various joint ventures for the ownership and operation of retail centres.
  • Mitsubishi Estates Corporation on a group reorganisation effective across the UK, USA and Japan.
  • William Pears Group on a joint ventures for real estate investments
  • Yoplait on the UK joint venture with Dairy Crest PLC and the acquisition by Yoplait of Dairy Crest’s interest.
  • Union Investment Real Estate on a joint venture with Oxford Properties for the acquisition of Watermark Place, London.
  • AEW Europe on the disposal for EUR 450m of a portfolio of investment properties in France, Italy, the Netherlands and Finland and advising on general commercial matters.
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  • 1988, LLB, London School of Economics, London
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  • Contributor - Tolleys Company Secretary’s Handbook
  • Contributor – European Lawyer Reference – Joint Ventures
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14 February 2017
Health Tech 2017: a case for great­er con­nec­tion
This art­icle was pro­duced by Nabarro LLP, which joined CMS on 1 May 2017.The health tech sec­tor is a mar­ket full of po­ten­tial in terms of both in­nov­a­tion and in­vest­ment.To bet­ter un­der­stand how key play­ers...