Partner, Funds & Investment Management
Kate advises on the structuring, formation, operation and restructuring of real estate private investment funds and other structured real estate investment vehicles. She advises investment managers and a range of UK and international investors on open and closed ended real estate funds, co-investments, club deals, joint ventures, segregated mandates and other corporate real estate transactions. Kate has significant experience in the structuring and documenting of carried interest arrangements and performance fees, involving the interpretation of financial models at the interface between legal and commercial arrangements.
She is experienced in both onshore and offshore investment vehicles including limited partnerships, limited liability partnerships, unit trusts and corporate structures. Kate has advised on the establishment of UK authorised real estate funds (PAIFs) in addition to unregulated funds.
Kate regularly advises institutional, PERE and SWF clients, including CBRE Global Investors, Aegila Capital, Aviva, BlackRock, Praxis Capital and M&G.
Kate has an MBA from INSEAD, France.
Kate is rated as “highly recommended” in the Legal 500 for Real Estate Funds