McGuireWoods London LLP has represented Arlington Investors Limited in its
joint venture with leading student accommodation developer and operator Campus
Living Villages in purchasing a large student accommodation portfolio from the
The joint venture deal, which closed Friday, is a significant acquisition in
the student accommodation market in the UK.
“The finance and structure available have made the deal a worthwhile
investment and is a positive sign of things to come in the market.” said Hed Amitai, a partner in the firm’s tax practice who led the McGuireWoods team in
Other principal members of the McGuireWoods team included partners Mark Langford who handled the joint venture negotiations and Marc Isaacs and Petar Orlic, who handled the banking and property management aspects of the deal,
Arlington Investors Limited is a Jersey based company with a key focus on
investments in prime property and representing major family office investors
from the Middle East. It is backed by Sir Frederick Barclay.