Gide advises all its clients in their disputes regarding real estate operations before the ordinary courts, as well as mediation bodies, administrative courts and arbitration courts.
Pre-action claims and litigation are core specialisms in Gide’s real estate team, whose lawyers each develop expert command of procedure to better understand and foresee risks in their advisory activities.
Our team is active mainly in:
Disputes regarding leases (lease renewal, eviction of lease holders, validity of indexation clauses, etc.)
Disputes regarding construction operations (expert reports, contractor claims, etc.)
Disputes regarding the application of guarantees
Disputes regarding urban planning (appeal on grounds of ultra vires, action for compensation, etc.)
Ownership litigation (expropriation, forced application of undertakings to sell, etc.)
Transactions (mediation, drafting and negotiation of settlement agreements)
Extremely well-regarded practice covering the full spectrum of real estate matters. Lawyers have expertise in construction and finance, as well as in development, commercial leases and litigation. Represents all types of clients including funds, financial institutions and developers. Clients single out the firm for its capacity to handle every type of matter, noting: 'Gide is able to cover all types of legal issues from real estate to tax and corporate.' Another client praises the lawyers' reactivity: 'Very strong team always available to support you.' Further clients comment: 'Strong depth of know-how and expertise in the various real estate specialisations.' Chambers Europe 2017
Gide Loyrette Nouel ‘provides outstanding legal and business-oriented advice that shows high responsiveness and understanding of clients’ needs’. The ‘large and available’ team of almost 40 lawyers has full-service expertise, spanning investments, portfolio deals, finance, tax and property fund matters. Legal 500 EMEA 2017