Our fully integrated real estate practice gives seamless support to clients' domestic and cross-border property investment and development strategies, with 125 specialist real estate lawyers working from offices in Germany and France as well as in Italy, Spain, Belgium the UK and East Asia.
We are recognised as one of the leading real estate practices in Europe, with the Legal 500 saying: "SJ Berwin LLP has a team packed with market leaders" and adding that "the firm is also growing a stronger European presence.
Real estate activity has shown particular growth over recent years, especially in Germany, France and Eastern Europe, and this has attracted increasing interest both within those national markets and from international funds looking to diversify.
We have extensive experience in complex cross-disciplinary work, including acquisitions and disposals, construction, property litigation, property tax and finance. Our clients are drawn from a wide range of international organisations, public and private companies, pension funds, developers, hotel operators, banks, retailers, financial institutions, and public bodies.
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