Real Estate

We understand that your property assets sit at the heart of your business. Whether you're in the private or public sector, central or local government, a developer, investor, or fund, in the UK or around the world, our approach sets you up for success at every point of the real estate development cycle, from conception to sale.


With more than 170 specialist lawyers, we have one of the largest real estate legal teams in the country. We stand out for our firm-wide, multidisciplinary real estate sector expertise. Your real estate team will provide dedicated skill and experience in areas including: investment and development, asset management, residential development plots, construction engineering, planning environment, litigation and in portfolio management - which focuses on high volume activities.

Our work ranges from site purchases, funding, strategic development and construction as well as asset management. Our experience of retail, residential, offices, health, life sciences, logistics and education informs our involvement in mixed use activity, in particular, frequently on urban regeneration projects. We also have a specialist telecommunications team, helping clients work and comply with the telecommunications code.

We are united by a shared culture and shared ambition to help you meet your commercial ambitions. ESG is an opportunity to create a healthy and sustainable built environment. We'll support your net zero carbon strategies, providing you with tailored, bespoke advice from experts who specialise in this area of planning, technology, environmental and green asset management, as well as dovetailing this with your wider strategic and commercial objectives.


We are proud members of Real Estate Balance.

What our clients say

  • The DAC team are excellent. Their advice is always consistent and reliable. However, their real strength is working to corporate deadlines and playing a key role in driving the projects forward. Their proactive approach enables sites to be delivered swiftly and efficiently.

    Legal 500 UK 2023, Real Estate

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Who we are

Why choose DAC Beachcroft?

We’re a broad-based commercial firm serving a wide range of sectors with a strong heritage in insurance,
health and real estate. We combine excellent legal skills and cutting-edge delivery expertise to design
solutions that fit the needs of our clients – often involving clever uses of technology.