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Neil Logan Green

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Neil Logan Green is a solicitor, qualified in 1987 and acts for and advises public bodies, developers, investors and funds in delivering major regeneration schemes.

Neil has acted extensively for the London Mayoral family, the London Development Agency (now GLA) and Transport for London. His practice has encompassed major redevelopments for South East England Development Agency and the HCA (formerly English Partnerships). He acts for both local authorities throughout the United Kingdom and their investor, fund and construction partners on large-scale regeneration schemes and public private partnerships. He leads on delivery of major mixed-use schemes incorporating infrastructure, public works, housing both public and private, retail, office and major food stores. He has delivered schemes including housing, hotels and public or private leisure facilities, both sports and social including cinemas. His practice includes tax planning in both the public and private sectors, compulsory purchase (including inquiries), contaminated land use (including risk apportionment), planning and other statutory consents, including highways and other project cost agreements including stopping up.

Delivered schemes frequently include gain share mechanisms including overage.

Where relevant issues of procurement (OJEU), public law, powers and vires of public bodies are also addressed.

He has particular expertise in PPP/local authorities and RSL housing delivery models.

Neil advises on real estate tax structuring, value capture and project risk, construction issues and public procurement, in particular using competitive dialogue for both builders and procuring bodies.

Professional Background

Prior to joining K & L Gates, Neil practised as a partner with Eversheds, a large London firm where he was London head of their real estate development and regeneration team.

Neil spent the summer of 2008 on pro bono secondment with the London Organising Committee for the Olympic Games 2012.

Additional Information

Pro Bono Publico
Neil is a member of the governing body of Newham College. Newham College is the key further education college in London serving the academic and training needs for over 20,000 students from all walks of life.

Neil is a freeman of the City of London and sits on the Court of the City of London Solicitors’ Company

Neil is a member of the K&L Gates team providing pro bono legal review advice to Amicus in relation to death row cases in the United States of America.
  • From 2003, he advised the London Development Agency on development, joint venture and structuring issues for the 2012 Olympic bid, taking responsibility for every third-party land acquisition within the Olympic Park and on the Olympic CPO, with a project value in excess of £750 million. 
  • Advised on the Lewisham Gateway £650 million retail and mixed-use redevelopment and transport infrastructure with Muse/Taylor Wimpey. 
  • Advised on the Ferrier Estate Kidbrooke Regeneration (in excess of 2,000 new homes) for London Borough of Greenwich. 
  • Led the team advising SEEDA on projects including Fareham with Defence Estates and Oxford Castle Regeneration. 
  • Recently advised Rushmoor BC on the £100 million regeneration in Farnborough with St Mowden and on Aldershot with Citygrove. 
  • Advised Darlington Borough Council on the retail-led redevelopment of central Darlington. 
  • Advised the Olympic Delivery Authority on the £250 million project to under ground 7 kilometres of overhead power lines passing through the Olympic Park. 
  • Advised Rushmoor Borough Council on the £70m redevelopment of central Aldershot and the sale of that investment. 
  • Advised Hammersmith & Fulham on the King Street Regeneration Scheme. 
  • Advised Braintree Borough Council on the Town Hall Regeneration. 
  • Advising a major fund on delivery of large scale social housing. 
  • In 2012 advised Long Harbour Capital LLP and Hutchison Whampoa Limited on the regeneration of William Street Quarter and Eastern End Thames View to deliver 477 new homes to London Borough of Barking and Dagenham at nil public cost. 
  • In 2012 he advised Gatehouse Bank on a major Sharia Compliant Investment project in Leeds. 
  • In 2013 advised London Borough of Barking & Dagenham on delivery of 250 new homes at Abbey Road, Barking. 
  • 2013 - advised a middle eastern fund on acquisition of a prime Mayfair freehold.