David Sinclair

Norton Rose Fulbright LLP

United Kingdom
T:+44 20 7444 3743
United Kingdom
T:+44 20 7444 3743
David Sinclair

David Sinclair


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David Sinclair is a real estate lawyer based in London. He focuses on development, funding and investment work and regularly acts for a wide range of investors, developers and end users of all types of commercial property.

Professional experience

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  • Solicitor, qualified in England & Wales


  • BentallGreenOak and Welput on the disposal of Orion House, St Martin's Lane for £130m.
  • Schroder Real Estate Investment Management on the acquisition, financing and management of the award-winning No. 1 Spinningfields, Manchester.
  • 57 Whitehall S.à.r l. on the acquisition, financing and redevelopment of the iconic Old War Office Building in Whitehall.
  • DP World on the acquisition and redevelopment of the former Shellhaven Oil Refinery site, into London Gateway Port and Logistics Park, a £1.5bn world-class container port and logistics park over 2,500 acres in Thurrock, Essex.
  • On the acquisition of the 42-acre former Ford DSTO factory site in Dagenham for decommissioning, remediation and redevelopment for housing.
  • Schroder Real Estate Investment Management and BentallGreenOak on acquiring, managing and disposing of over £500m of Central London investment properties for the West End of London Property Unit Trust.
  • German fund manager GLL Real Estate Partners on the acquisition of its £400m UK portfolio.
  • BMW MINI and Rolls-Royce on their UK real estate portfolios.

David is listed as a leading individual in:

  • Chambers UK, 2020, Real Estate Big Ticket
  • The Legal 500 UK, 2021, Commercial Property (Hall of Fame)
  • City of London Solicitors' Company