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Xavier Jancène

Partner

Paris

Xavier Jancène

Partner

Paris

Xavier specialises in all types of complex domestic and cross-border real estate transactions ranging from acquisitions, disposals and joint-ventures to major lettings and high end developments.
 

Xavier acts predominantly for international investors including sovereign funds, global asset managers and corporates in relation to all major asset classes (offices, retail, hospitality, logistics or other alternative assets).

"Recommended". Legal 500 EMEA 2021 - France (Real Estate)

"Very attentive to his clients." Legal 500 EMEA

"Xavier Jancène is very committed and client-minded. He is a dealmaker." Legal 500 EMEA 2020 – France (REAL ESTATE)

Xavier's other noteworthy experience includes advising:

  • Abu Dhabi Investment Authority (ADIA) on the acquisition from a UBS managed fund of a 100% shareholding interest in a construction project in Paris la Défense consisting in the demolition of an existing office building, known as “Les Saisons” (CB32), its redevelopment into a 51,200sqm office tower to be known as “Tour Alto” and its subsequent refinancing.
  • Deutsche Pfandbriefbank (PBB) as arranger in relation to the acquisition refinancing and redevelopment financing of “Centre Marine Pépinière” (two building located in Paris, rue Laborde) acquired by Eurosic from the French State.

Experience highlights

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Publications: 23 September 2021

France: future trends and challenges for the real estate market 2021/2022

In this video, Xavier Jancène, Partner discusses the key trends he has seen develop in the French real estate market and considers future legal changes that will have a material ongoing impact on real…

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News: 15 March 2021

Allen & Overy advises Gulf Islamic Investments on the acquisition and financing of the Altaïs tower in Paris

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Publications: 17 April 2020

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Expertise

Practices

Real Estate

Sectors

Real Estate

Office

Paris

Allen & Overy LLP
52 avenue Hoche
75008 Paris

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Qualifications

Professional

Admitted to the Bar, Paris, 1999

Academic

Graduate Degree, Business Law, University of Paris X Nanterre, 1996

Recognition

Awards

Recommended in Legal 500

France, 2018

Published work

"l'OPCI, un véhicule Tout-Terrain ?", Réflexions Immobilières, no.65, 2013