Pervaze Ahmed

Pervaze Ahmed:

Partner: Head of Residential Real Estate

Pervaze Ahmed is the solicitor who heads up our Residential Real Estate team. He provides advice on all aspects of residential property in England and Wales.

Throughout his career, Pervaze has built a diverse client base ranging from overseas investors, high net worth individuals and their companies, to trust companies, trustees, investment companies, trading companies and banks.

His specific expertise resides in purchasing or disposing of prime or super-prime residential property in Central London, often involving complex offshore structures and time sensitive lending requirements. As a result of his extensive experience dealing with trustees and trust companies in the Channel Islands, Pervaze seamlessly navigates the regulatory and fiduciary requirements specific to the region when acting on multi-jurisdictional transactions.

He also has strong connections throughout the UK and overseas, particularly in the Middle East and South East Asia.

Recent work

  • Pervaze prides himself on his commercial and proactive approach. Clients praise his responsiveness and pragmatism when dealing with the sale or purchase of prime London residential properties that more often than not, involve tight deadlines and complex issues
  • Transactions in One Hyde Park, The Knightsbridge, De Vere Gardens and other prestigious London Developments
  • When the budgets changes were announced in December 2015, Pervaze undertook 7 exchanges, post announcement, with the final one at 11.45pm, saving the various clients thousands of pounds in Stamp Duty Land tax

Prior to joining Howard Kennedy, Pervaze worked with private client firm Charles Russell in the Bahrain office, he had a roving brief across the Gulf Region and assisted clients with their UK property requirements.

Random fact

Pervaze lived in Bahrain from 2008 to 2011.