About

Charles Maxwell is a Real Estate lawyer specialising in residential development, commercial real estate, and residential real estate transactions. He is fluent in Hebrew and is Head of the Israel Desk.

Charles acts for Real Estate companies, high-net-worth individuals, and international investors on a wide spectrum of non-contentious property matters, including sales, acquisitions, refinancing, management and bulk purchases of both residential and commercial properties. He also acts for lenders.

He typically works with his clients through the entire property cycle from site acquisition to individual plot sales, and provides clients with a round-the-clock service to ensure transactions are completed efficiently and in a timely manner.

Charles acts for a wide variety of Israeli Real Estate investors actively investing in the UK Real Estate market.

He also has experience in the leisure sector acting for restauranteurs, hotels, nightclubs, and bar operators.

Recent work
  • Advising on the Corporate £54m acquisition of the share capital of a company that owned a development in Harrow.
  • Advising on a complex 122 unit scheme acquisition and development called Hill House for £58m.
  • Advising on the £45m share acquisition relating to a Hilton hotel in London.
  • Advising on the £45m acquisition of high profile building in Brentwood.
  • Financing of a £34m acquisition of a Business Park which entailed very tight time-frames and a very complex structure.
Did you know
Charles regularly gets up at 4.30 am to run, and has a daily early morning swim, in order to keep up with his exercise regime. Charles enjoys power-boating off the south coast of England.

Coronavirus and Real Estate

Coronavirus and Real Estate

The Coronavirus pandemic will continue to affect people, businesses and economies across the globe. 

The knock-on effect of Government guidance shutting down sectors within real estate for a significant period of time means that businesses are now fighting to remain afloat, agile and up to speed on changing regulation.

Coronavirus and Real Estate

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