Market leading, cross-practice advice
Our Real Estate sector group brings together lawyers from across Allen & Overy's network and practice groups with particular involvement from our real estate, real estate finance, corporate, tax, securitisation, capital markets, litigation, investment funds and restructuring groups.
Their expertise and strong team working enables us to advise on both domestic and cross-border deals involving real estate as an asset class.
We act for public and private companies, pension funds, investment banks and other financial institutions, private equity funds, sovereign wealth funds, hedge funds, real estate funds, hotel owners and operators, retailers, public sector bodies, developers, unit trusts.
News & insights
Publications: 27 AUGUST 2021
Germany will be electing a new federal parliament on 26th September 2021. The distribution of seats in the newly elected lower house (Bundestag) will be decisive in the forming of the new government.…Read more
News: 24 AUGUST 2021
Allen & Overy is advising Deutsche Beteiligungs AG (DBAG) on investing in Dantherm Group A/S (Dantherm), a Danish provider of heating, ventilation and air conditioning technology.Read more
Publications: 15 APRIL 2021
The Federal Constitutional Court (decision of the Second Senate of 25 March 2021, Ref. 2 BvF 1/20, 2 BvL 4/20, 2 BvL 5/20) has ruled that the so-called “Berlin rent cap” is unconstitutional due to…Read more
Publications: 03 MARCH 2021
On the same day as the Higher Regional Court of Dresden (judgment of 24 February 2021, case no. 5 U 1782/20), the Higher Regional Court (Oberlandesgericht; OLG) of Karlsruhe (judgment of 24 February…Read more
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