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David Abel


CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang LLP
College Square
2 Anchor Road
United Kingdom
Languages English

David Abel is a partner in the transactional Real Estate team. He has extensive experience in a wide range of real estate work including investment sales and purchases, development transactions, joint venture projects and all aspects of landlord and tenant work. David’s major clients include M&G Real Estate and Sainsbury’s Supermarkets.

David is actively involved in various CSR initiatives including a mentoring scheme at the Bristol Cathedral Choir School (an Academy).

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Relevant experience

  • Investment purchases of various shopping centres including the Gracechurch Shopping Centre in Sutton Coldfield and Fremlin Walk Shopping Centre in Maidstone.
  • Investment purchases of various office buildings in the City of London including 108 Cannon Street and 55 Mansell Street.
  • Investment purchase of a prime grade A office building at Hardman Square, Spinningfields, Manchester.
  • Conditional purchase and forward funding of a new office development in Reading and a new leisure development in Telford.
  • Tri-partite agreement for the phased development of a new retail scheme at Thanet incorporating a 75,000 sq ft supermarket.
  • The acquisition, development and letting of various supermarket sites.
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  • 2005 - Legal Practice Course, Nottingham Law School, Nottingham
  • 2004 - Graduate Diploma in Law, Nottingham Law School, Nottingham
  • 2003 - BSc Government, London School of Economics, London 
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