Trio of firms arrange sale of Addleshaws Middle East HQ

3 firms arranged for a secretive deal on the sale of Addleshaw ­Goddard’s headquarters to a Middle East investor.

The 200,000 square foot ­building was purchased from UBS Asset Management in summer 2009 for £127m by Evans Randall and AlSalam. ­Herbert Smith played a key role in the ­creation of an Islamic ­compliant ­structure.