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Charles Roberts '93

Partner, Real Estate Department,
Paul Hastings LLP

Charles Roberts ’93 is a finance partner in the London office of Paul Hastings. He has represented originators, arrangers, managers and investors in numerous transactions, mostly involving commercial real estate, in both Europe and the United States.

Roberts has been involved in many different aspects of distribution of commercial real estate debt, including syndication, securitization and real estate debt funds. In addition, he has represented lenders, investors and servicers in connection with workouts and enforcement of debt positions. He has also been involved representing sellers, investors and servicers in sales of NPL portfolios of loans secured by commercial real estate properties.

Roberts’ clients have included Deutsche Bank, Capita, Hatfield Philips International, Credit Suisse, JP Morgan Chase, LNR Partners, UBS, Och Ziff and LaSalle Investment Management.

For the second year running, Roberts has been ranked in The Legal 500, 2012 edition’s elite “Leading Lawyers” list. Additionally, the publication in 2011 describes Roberts as “the standard-bearer for the industry,” and the 2010 edition states, “Charles Roberts [has] a strong reputation in the market, breadth of industry experience and knowledge, combined with detailed structuring input.”