London – LAWFUEL – Business & Law Newswire – Allen & Overy LLP has advised Quinlan Private, the private equity real estate group, on the EUR1.17 billion cash purchase of Jurys Inn from JDH Acquisitions.
The Jurys Inns business owns and operates hotels in 20 city centre locations, 14 in the UK and 6 in Ireland, and has a significant pipeline of additional UK Inns.
The Allen & Overy team was led by Corporate senior associate George Knighton, and included Corporate partners David Broadley and Alison Beardsley, assisted by Katherine Chainey and Jonathan Kirsop. Real Estate partner Carol Hopper and Tax partner Chris Harrison also advised on the transaction.
Commenting, George Knighton said: “We are delighted to have advised Quinlan Private on this significant acquisition, helping them secure a successful outcome in a very competitive process.”