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Hayden Cameron

Partner

London

Cameron Hayden
Hayden Cameron

Partner

London

Hayden has broad experience advising investors, developers, financiers and owner/occupiers on a wide range of commercial real estate transactions.

He has particular expertise on cross-border real estate investments and joint ventures, corporate acquisitions/disposals of real estate assets, and hotel acquisitions/disposals.

"Hayden Cameron is 'commercially savvy'." LEGAL 500 2019 UAE (REAL ESTATE)

Other noteworthy experience includes advising:

  • GBP110m: A global financial institution on the acquisition (by purchase of the shares in a BVI company) of 45 Pall Mall, London.
  • EUR149m: The Hong Kong Monetary Authority and a global financial institution on the acquisition of a 49.9% stake in portfolio of three offices in Paris and the associated joint venture arrangements.
  • EUR100m: A global financial institution on the on the establishment of a 50/50 joint venture with Guardian Wealth Management for the acquisition of a property at Via Boncompagni 71, Rome.
  • Oxford Properties on the establishment of a co-investment platform with Qatari Diar, Delancey and APG for investment in the UK private-rented sector (PRS) with initial capital commitments of GBP600m
  • GBP370m: A leading regional investment company in relation to its mezzanine financing (by way of Eurobond issuance) to Abu Dhabi Financial Group for the acquisition and subsequent redevelopment of New Scotland Yard, London.
  • Société Générale on the acquisition and development financing of a portfolio of four hotels in London (valued in excess of GBP800m), including advising on the new hotel operator lease. 
  • GBP25m: Quadrant Estates on the establishment of a 95/5 joint venture and the associated development management arrangements with the Alberta Investment Management Corporation for the acquisition and development of a leasehold interest in Plot A, Nine Elms, London. 
  • GBP92.5m: Westbrook Partners on the acquisition (by purchase of the shares in seven Jersey companies) of the Dominvs Portfolio, a logistics portfolio of eighteen properties throughout the UK.
  • AED3,625bn (c.USD1bn): Tourism Development and Investment Company on the disposal of a large portfolio of real estate assets in the UAE, including a number of hotel and other leisure assets. 
  • A joint venture between CBRE Global Investors, Kings Street and Arax Properties on the letting to Baker & McKenzie of c.150,000 square feet in 280 Bishopsgate, London for their new London HQ premises.

News & insights

Collection of lights

Publications: 30 NOVEMBER 2021

The sun never sets on English law governed debt: reviewing the Re Prosafe SE decision

The recent decision in Re Prosafe SE pits the principle of freedom of contract against the increasingly popular modified universalism in the cross-border restructuring and insolvency space.

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digital transformation concept

News: 29 NOVEMBER 2021

Allen & Overy advises Avenga on the acquisition of Perfectial Group

Allen & Overy has advised Avenga, an international IT and digital transformation technology group, on the acquisition of Perfectial Group.

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Landscape photo of the London skyline

Publications: 23 SEPTEMBER 2021

UK: future trends and challenges for the real estate market 2021/2022

In this video, Hayden Cameron, Partner discusses the key trends developing in the UK real estate market and considers future legal changes that will have a material ongoing impact on real estate…

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Publications: 23 SEPTEMBER 2021

Europe: future trends and challenges for the real estate market 2021/2022

This video is the first in a series of insights from Allen & Overy partners on the trends and challenges in the real estate market across Europe. Chris Woolf, Global Head of Real Estate discusses key…

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Expertise

Practices

Real Estate

Banking and Finance

Sectors

Real Estate

Office

London

Allen & Overy LLP
One Bishops Square
London
E1 6AD

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London

Allen & Overy LLP
One Bishops Square
London
E1 6AD

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Qualifications

Professional

Admitted as solicitor, New Zealand, 2008

Academic

LLB, Bachelor of Laws, University of Auckland, New Zealand, 2007

Certificate, Institute of Professional Legal Studies, 2007

Experience highlights