Property investment expert joins Cripps
Leading law firm Cripps, has announced the appointment of a new partner, Dominic Filleul, to its real estate team.
With more than 20 years’ experience in real estate investment, Dominic acts for a broad range of clients including banks, private investors, offshore investors, trust companies and occupiers. He also has strong links to the Middle East region, particularly Dubai, where he acts for a number of high net worth family offices.
Mike Scott, head of the real estate team, commented: “Dominic is a great addition to the team. His hire is very much part of our strategy to expand the service that we provide to offshore investors (whether individuals, trusts or private equity) who require high level assistance with their real estate investments in the UK.. His vast experience, particularly in the Middle East, further strengthens our capabilities in this area. We are delighted to have him on board.”
Dominic joins from London-based firm Lattey & Dawe where he has been a partner for nearly 20 years. He specialises in the structuring of UK property investment and development projects for offshore investors, overseeing projects from the initial set up through to the funding, development and disposal.
Dominic added: “The recent merger between Cripps and Pemberton Greenish makes it a particularly exciting time to be joining the firm, which has a really strong reputation in real estate. I am looking forward to working with the team to strengthen this and expand its international capabilities even further.”
Cripps and Pemberton Greenish announced the completion of their merger on 1 December. The combined firm features a real estate team of more than 150 people offering the full range of commercial and residential property services.