Matthew Powell is a senior associate in the firm’s London office, where he is a member of the Real Estate practice focusing on financial structuring, development, and energy capture and storage.
Matthew has extensive experience acting on large-scale regeneration schemes, public private partnerships, and tax driven structuring schemes in concert with institutional investors and funds. He has advised on the structuring of the corporate entities required for efficient development scheme implementation, led on the drafting and negotiation of all real estate transaction documents, and both led and later supervised due diligence reviews and associated reports to the client.
Following scheme completions, Matthew has worked closely with clients regarding the on-going management of the established developments, and drafted multiple bespoke property management agreements along with providing lifecycle and other management advice. He has also collaborated with tax colleagues regarding the developments' tax liabilities, in order to efficiently structure tax leakage and VAT obligations on site.