Vipul Bitra is a commercial real estate solicitor specialising in the retail, restaurant and leisure sector.

Vipul acts for a variety of different clients including investors, developers, property companies and widely known retailers and food chains.

He advises on a variety of commercial property transactions including landlord and tenant matters, portfolio management, site acquisitions and disposals of freehold and leasehold properties and general estate management.

He aims to provide fast and efficient advice for a range of clients meeting their ambitious needs and exceeding their expectations.


Recent work

  • Acting for a fashion retailer on the purchase of commercial leasehold properties within shopping centres nationwide.
  • Acting for a renowned developer of a commercial estate, negotiating and granting both short and long leases to new and existing tenants.
  • Acting on a residential development with over 2,500 units in Docklands, London.
  • Acting on a luxury residential development in Islington, London.
  • Acting on the purchase of a £11m aparthotel investment.
  • Acting on a number of acquisitions of hotels, retailers and restaurants across the UK.
  • Advised on numerous financing and refinances of student accommodation portfolios including cross jurisdiction transactions and a complex refinance of a £200m+ portfolio.
  • Advising a leading challenger bank on various development finance transactions.
  • Advising on a £10.5m acquisition of a five-floor building comprised of residential units.
  • Advising Pure Gym on their general estate and portfolio management.

Did you know

Vipul practised Taekwondo for over 10 years, winning several international gold medals along the way.


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