Joe Barnes

Joe Barnes


Email [email protected]​

Phone +44 20 7296 5864

Fax +44 20 7296 2001


Practice groupCorporate & Finance

Joe Barnes is an associate in our Real Estate team. Joe advises on a broad variety of complex commercial real estate matters including sales and purchases, development work, lettings and pre-lets (both landlord and tenant) and the real estate aspects of corporate and finance transactions.

Joe acts for domestic and international clients on a full range of real estate assets including city centre offices, PRS schemes, data centres, industrial / warehouse units and major shopping centres.

Whilst training at the firm, Joe was seconded to the in-house legal team at MSD.

Education and admissions


LPC, BPP University, 2016

GDL, BPP University, 2015

B.A. (Hons), University of Leeds, 2014

Bar admissions and qualifications

Solicitor, England and Wales

Related industries

Real Estate

Related practices

Real Estate

Representative experience

Acting for M&G Real Estate managed funds on the sale, purchase and leasing of various industrial, retail and office premises.

Advising the Crown Estate on the pre-let arrangements for Garden Square, Rushden Lakes.

Advising Aberdeen Standard's Pan-European Residential Property Fund (ASPER) in connection with the forward funding of a "build to rent" development in Stratford, London.

Advising Aberdeen Standard on the acquisition of a PRS scheme in Leeds.

Advising the Church Commissioners on its strategic land portfolio.

Advising M&G Real Estate and Intu on the leasing and asset management of Manchester Arndale.

Advising on the real estate aspects of several corporate transactions.