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Cassian is a real estate finance lawyer advising developers, investors, occupiers and financial institutions on real estate finance transactions. His work covers development and investment financings across all real estate asset types and all tiers of debt.

Prior to joining Acuity, Cassian worked at the international law firms Clyde & Co and Ince. Cassian was awarded a merit-based scholarship to study for a Master’s degree in Real Estate at Bayes (previously Cass) Business School. He graduated with Distinction and was nominated to the international honour society Beta Gamma Sigma for academic achievement.

  • Real estate finance
  • Real estate development
  • Debt structuring
  • Insurance-related finance
  • Acquisition finance
  • Acting for a UK bank on the £30m financing of a London hotel and the £35m financing of student accommodation in Hampshire.
  • Acting for a leading London property developer on the £135m financing for the development of a new commercial, retail and residential estate in east London.
  • Acting for a challenger bank on the financing of residential development and care home projects around the UK in aggregate debt value of £150m.
  • Acting for a UK bank on the £30m financing of a London hotel and the £35m financing of student accommodation in Hampshire.
  • Acting for a leading London property developer on the £43m senior and mezzanine financing for the development of a block of high-end residential units in north London.

Accolades

  • The Banking & Finance Team is ranked Band 2 in Chambers & Partners.

  • The Banking & Finance Team is ranked Tier 2 in The Legal 500.

Words from our clients

  • The firm provides a responsive and cost-effective service.

  • The team is dynamic and innovative.