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Robert Souber

Robert Souber

Partner and Head of London Office

Head of Retail & Leisure

As a commercial property specialist, I have particular expertise in the retail and leisure sectors, with a strong focus on leasing and investment work.

My clients comprise corporate and private individuals, global luxury brands, multiplex and art-house cinema operators, one of the UK’s premier estate and letting agents, several multi-outlet retailers, and well-known names in the property sector. 

I am well-known for my work in the luxury retail sector, working closely with the brands, their in-house teams and external advisors.  Many of my occupier clients are entrepreneurial and at the forefront of innovative retailing.

I also act for corporate and private investors, advising them in their commercial property portfolios and their real-estate transactions.

In addition, I am responsible for the legal management of a high profile, prime residential estate in London.

Experience

Having qualified in 1994, I have spent most of my 20-year plus legal career practising in the City and the West End of London, acting on behalf of owners and occupiers of major property, retail and leisure organisations.

Education and Qualifications

  • College of Law Solicitor's Final Examination
  • University of Westminster: LLB (Hons)
  • Post-Qualified Experience: 25 years (1994)

Membership and Recognition

  • Solicitor of the Senior Courts of England and Wales

  • ​Member of the Law Society of England and Wales

Life Outside the Law

My interests outside of the office include: family, football (supporting QPR), cars, gym, swimming, reading, cinema and I am a member of the National Trust.

Contact Details

Direct Dial: 020 3096 0826
Email:          robert.souber@haroldbenjamin.com