Jaz is an associate in the Real Estate Department. He joined Hamlins in December 2017 from a firm in the West End specialising in the Real Estate Sector.
Jaz has experience in playing a key role in real estate transactions for diverse clientele, including international hoteliers, restaurants, franchisees, PLCs, SMEs, and high net worth individuals. His experience includes working on deals involving refinancing and restructuring of real estate portfolios with a strong focus on profitable assets management.
He is highly committed to client satisfaction, effectively analysing requirements of clients and building relationships.
Advising on a refinance of £280m for a leading international hotel operator which also included negotiating terms of franchise agreements and comfort letters with respective lenders.
Acting on the acquisitions of hotels in Bristol and York carrying out all due diligence and negotiating terms with all parties including the franchisor, hotel operator, freeholder and leaseholder where relevant.
Advising on the purchase of a number of KFC stores for Splendid Colonel Restaurants Limited (KFC franchisee of the year 2017).
Acting on behalf of a leading franchisee in the purchase of a number of established coffee shops comprising over 20 stores in London.