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We have recruited a leading construction and insurance specialist to join its London team. Paul Lowe, formerly a partner at Weightmans, is experienced in all insurance matters relating to the construction industry including on both policy coverage and defence.
We are delighted to announce that Kennedys Legal Solutions, via its joint law venture partner Legal Solutions LLC, acted on the recent sale of Gloria Mansion, which was sold enbloc for SGD 70.3 million. This is the first full residential collective sale, since the additional real estate cooling measures came into force in Singapore on 16 December 2021.
The UK Commercial Rent (Coronavirus) Bill was published on 9 November 2021 and has been attracting a large amount of commentary ever since.
Kennedys is recognised as a top-band firm in the latest guide to leading law firms and lawyers across the UK.
Following the publication of The Legal 500 UK 2022, we are proud to announce that the firm has once again achieved impressive rankings and recognition within the latest guide to leading law firms and lawyers.
In our earlier updates on this subject we reported that the UK Government was planning to introduce a compulsory arbitration scheme to deal with arrears of rent that fell due during the COVID-19 pandemic. Those plans took a step closer to becoming reality on 4 August 2021, following the release of a full policy statement from the Government, confirming its intention to legislate for the scheme
Kennedys are celebrating the achievements of one of our young apprentices, Tegan Johnson, who has been named as one of BPP’s apprentices of the year.
A summary of recent developments in the real estate sector impacted by COVID-19 including landlord and tenant impacts and the future of the workspace, the implications of the increasing use of drones, and the impact of Japanese knotweed in UK property transactions.
Over the past year, we have considered the government measures brought in to support tenants and businesses affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Kennedys has continued its growth in the Middle East with the opening of a new office in Muscat, in the Sultanate of Oman. This office opening is in response to client demand for a presence in Oman, and sees Kennedys become the only international insurance-focused law firm in the country.