Johnny Drysdale | White & Case LLP International Law Firm, Global Law Practice
Johnny Drysdale
Johnny Drysdale

Johnny Drysdale

Associate, London

T +44 20 7532 1962



Johnny Drysdale is an associate in the London office Real Estate Practice. Johnny has experience in a wide-range of international and domestic real estate transactions. Johnny focuses on real estate investment acquisitions and disposals, the property aspects of corporate and project finance transactions, landlord and tenant work, real estate management and cross-border transactions.

Johnny has acted for a diverse and high profile range of clients including Harrods, Corney & Barrow and Digital Realty, as well as a number of banks and private equity houses.

Prior to joining White & Case, Johnny worked in Oman and Bristol, gaining exposure to energy related project financings, and advising developers and banks on all real estate aspects of solar and wind farm projects.

Bars and Courts

  • England and Wales


  • LPC, College of Law, Moorgate
  • MA, Edinburgh University


  • English


Digital Realty on its US $874m acquisition of eight premium data centres.

Beal Bank on its US $500m re-financing of a UK power plant portfolio.

Harrods, in relation to their UK lettings, property management and acquisitions.

A Family Office on a number of office development acquisitions, property management and lettings in the West End of London for a combined sum in excess of US $500 million.

Corney & Barrow in relation to their UK lettings, property management and acquisitions.

Digital Realty Trust, one of the world’s largest data centre developers, on its international lettings.

GSO Capital Partners LP in connection with its acquisition of Ibstock Group Limited.