Carina Johnston


Carina works with a broad range of corporate occupiers and domestic and overseas investors in relation to their real estate interests in the UK, including portfolio transactions, development and landlord and tenant matters.  

In particular, as a native Mandarin speaker and qualified Chinese lawyer, Carina has assisted Chinese state-owned and private enterprises, family offices from mainland China and Hong Kong SAR with their real estate acquisitions, disposals and asset management. She is experienced in advising Far Eastern investors who are either new to the UK market or existing players.

Carina's expertise covers a variety of sectors, including office, retail, industrial and logistics, mixed use development and student accommodation. 

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Trowers acts as UK counsel on acquisition of Vauxhall Square

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Trowers advises The Ellison Institute on first UK purchase in Oxford

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IPF Midlands: Energy transition for the real estate sector

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The 'brownfield presumption' – problem solved?

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Adverse possession: acting promptly is key 

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Withholding consent to alterations – when is it reasonable?

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