Neil Ferguson

  • 99 Bishopsgate
  • London EC2M 3XF
  • United Kingdom

Neil Ferguson is a partner in the London office of Latham & Watkins and a member of the Real Estate Practice.

Mr. Ferguson advises clients on joint ventures, fund formations, and mergers and acquisitions, with a particular focus on real estate, real estate backed loans, and nonperforming loan portfolios.


Mr. Ferguson's experience includes advising:   

  • Aermont Capital in their disposal of the We Work office building known as 1 Poultry to a consortium of South Korean Investors led by Hana Financial Group*
  • HighBrook Income Property Fund, LP in its joint venture with Aerium for the acquisition and redevelopment of the office Gurlestrasse Berlin*
  • Davidson Kempner in the disposal of the Hilton Hotel at London Heathrow Airport to Pandox AB*
  • China Vanke in its joint venture with Cain Hoy, McCourt Global, and Galliard Homes for the development of the Stage Shoreditch*
  • StepStone Real Estate, a global real estate investment firm, in connection with the formation of a joint venture with Starwood Capital Group and Round Hill Capital, and the acquisition by the venture of a German real estate portfolio comprising 60 properties and over 925 residential and commercial units*
  • Castlelake on its acquisition of an equity stake in NBG Pangaea REIC, the largest listed REIC in Greece*
  • StepStone Real Estate in connection with its joint venture with NREP, a leading Nordic investment manager, and the acquisition and financing of a Danish retail property portfolio*
  • Henderson Park, the European real estate investment platform, in connection with a joint venture with Hines for the establishment of a student housing development platform*
  • Advised a number of US Investment Banks, Credit Funds, and NPL Investors in the acquisition of real estate backed performing and nonperforming loans in the UK with an aggregate value in excess of £15 billion*
  • Canyon Partners and Bain Capital Credit, in connection with its sale of the QHotels portfolio to Aprirose, a real estate investment company, for £525 million (US$706 million)*
  • Henderson Park, the European real estate investment platform, in connection with a joint venture with Hines for the purposes of acquiring and redeveloping the Athens Ledra Hotel*
  • Aermont Capital in their public takeover offer for Pinewood Studios PLC*
  • Highbrook Income Property Fund, LP in connection with the acquisition of three real estate portfolios managed by Hanzevast Capital N.V. in the Netherlands*
  • Family Office in respect of their acquisition of the London Office Development known as 1 Plantation Place*
  • Morgan Stanley Real Estate Funds in respect of their joint venture participation in Songbird Estates plc*
  • Stepstone Real Estate in connection with its joint venture with Elevation Capital for the acquisition of a Care Home platform in the UK*

*Matter handled prior to joining Latham

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