Howard Kennedy Expands Real Estate Offering

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London law firm Howard Kennedy today announces the appointment of Jason Tann as a Partner in the Real Estate practice.

Jason is a commercial real estate specialist with over 20 years’ experience in the London market. His practice combines investment and development expertise, with a broad wealth of complimentary experience spanning finance, asset management and occupational issues. Jason provides strategic advice to companies and funds, landed estates, charities, private high-net-worth investors, and offshore investors.

Craig Emden, Managing Partner at Howard Kennedy, commented on his appointment: "Jason's longstanding experience in the London commercial real estate market will reinforce our extensive existing practice. His addition to the firm is part of the expansion of our partnership as we continue to deliver on our longer-term growth strategy."

James Stewart, Partner and Head of Howard Kennedy’s Real Estate department said: "We are excited to welcome Jason to the team. His impressive track record and skillset perfectly complement our existing offering. Jason further deepens our breadth of expertise and further expands the team's ability to provide clients with legal solutions to strategically important assets. His comprehensive experience aligns with our investment capability to advise on complex, high-value commercial property transactions."

Jason Tann added: "I am thrilled to be joining Howard Kennedy and its well-regarded real estate group. The scale and breadth of the real estate team together with the firm's exceptional corporate and private wealth expertise will enhance my ability to work closely with my clients to help them reach their objectives. I look forward to contributing to the reputation of this top-tier real estate practice alongside this outstanding team."

Jason's hire is part of Howard Kennedy's ongoing expansion across all practices with the addition of 21 lateral partner hires since May 2021. It reflects the continued and ongoing growth of the Real Estate offering following the addition of Huseyin Huseyin in April 2023.

He joins the firm from Cripps LLP, where he was a Partner and Head of the London Commercial Real Estate team.


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