Shayan Malad

Associate, London



Shayan Malad is an associate in our global Real Estate industry group based in London.

Shayan has significant experience in advising different types of lenders and borrowers on financing transactions across a variety of commercial real estate asset classes. Shayan has acted on the financing of real estate investment acquisitions as well as development financing transactions at various stages of construction.

Prior to joining White & Case, Shayan undertook a secondment to HSBC UK Bank plc’s real estate finance team.

Bars and Courts
England and Wales
BA (Hons)
University of Warwick
Legal Practice Course
University of Law


Examples of his experience include:

  • Representation of a global bank on several transactions including the c.£200m investment financing of a portfolio of student accommodation properties in London and the £170m senior financing of the acquisition of a hotel in Knightsbridge, London.*
  • Representation of a hotel management company on the finance aspects of the sale of the freehold title in relation to a UK hotel and the subsequent leveraging of the leasehold title.*
  • Representation of a Scandinavian debt fund in relation to its c. £20m junior financing of a mixed-use property in the UK.*

*Experience prior to joining White & Case