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George Bacon, Partner

George Bacon


Office Location Head

Practice areas

  • Consumer
  • Corporate
  • Real estate
  • Real estate investment
  • Retail

Practice notes


George is a partner in our real estate practice. He has over 20 years' experience in acting for clients comprising national retailers, developers and property investors. Examples of his recent experience include acting for:-.


  • major supermarket operator on new food stores acquisitions. These are high value and complex transactions where the project value is regularly in excess of £40 million.
  • major supermarket operator on the redevelopment of a north London store as a residential led scheme with a new bespoke food store – total consideration substantially in excess of £100m.
  • national developer on the acquisition of the Arena Central development site in central Birmingham for a consideration of over £30m.
  • major retailer on the development of various different main hub warehouse sites. These transactions have involved the land acquisition, planning process, procurement of the works and subsequent funding of the site.
  • PE fund on the letting of their new Borough Yards retail scheme adjoining the iconic Borough Markets.


George is ranked in both Chambers and Legal 500 as a leading individual.