Bird & Bird Strengthens Property Finance Practice

01 June 2004

Property Finance specialist Russell Dellar is joining Bird & Bird's London office as a partner from Landwell, the legal arm of Pricewaterhouse Coopers

Russell acts for a number of domestic and international banks on a wide range of property finance transactions in the UK and Europe and his appointment will further enhance the firm's reputation in this area.

Commenting on his appointment, head of Real Estate, Jonathan Baker said:

Banking and Finance is a core focus for us and property finance is an important area within it. Russell's expertise in particular in cross border deals will complement perfectly with our existing practice".

Russell Dellar added:

"Bird & Bird has an outstanding reputation as well as an established and expanding international network and this was too exciting an opportunity to miss"

For more information, please contact Jonathan Baker on +44 (0) 20 7415 6000 or Larry Cattle on +44 (0) 20 7415 6156.