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Leon Hoppenbrouwers

Partner

Amsterdam

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Leon Hoppenbrouwers

Partner

Amsterdam

Leon specialises in real estate law and related notarial law. He has broad experience in a wide variety of real estate transactions, including advising on commercial real estate transactions, controlled auctions of real estate portfolios, sale and lease back transactions, property development (including advising on joint ventures), urban redevelopment and the provision of security in financial transactions. Leon is also a recognised expert in the field of social housing and he advises social housing associations on subjects as compliance, governance, cooperation with third parties and local government as well as real estate related topics. Leon has acted for property developers, owners, investors, local governments, social housing associations, consultants and lenders.

Prior to joining Allen & Overy Leon was a partner at AKD. He is a member of the Vereniging Bouwrecht (construction law association) and the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS).

The 2012 edition of Chambers Europe recommends Leon as a Leading Notary and describes him as follows: "Leon Hoppenbrouwers recently joined the firm from AKD and is "a great notary," say sources. "He's highly capable and stays calm under pressure." He focuses on property development, acquisitions, social housing and urban redevelopment.

"A very technical guy who doesn't lose sight of the pragmatic side of things." Chambers Europe 2017, Real Estate: Leading Notaries.

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Experience highlights

Office

Amsterdam

Apollolaan 15
1077 AB Amsterdam

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Qualifications

Professional

Notaris, Netherlands, 2004

Recognition