Laura Bretherton Partner

Laura advises sponsor, lender and borrower clients on a range of real estate finance transactions, with a particular focus on commercial investment and development financings.

Her sector experience includes build-to-rent (BTR) and private rented sector (PRS), offices, industrial, student accommodation, and hospitality and leisure – with a focus on hotels.

In addition she increasingly assists clients with sustainability and ESG-linked lending in real estate transactions.

Laura sits on the Board of Advisers of CREFC (Commercial Real Estate Finance Council Europe) helping shape content for its members.

What people are saying


"Laura Bretherton is extremely sharp and provides top-quality responses in pressured situations."

Chambers UK 2022

"Laura Bretherton is great to deal with and highly competent."

The UK Legal 500 2022

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