Eric Martin-Impératori has been a member of Gide's Real Estate Transactions & Financing practice group since 1990. He specialises in real estate and planning law, construction law, acquisitions and real estate project financing and commercial leases. Well-versed in all aspects of property deals, Eric has a wide experience, especially in large-scale projects: shopping centre and office building developments, from creation to completion and marketing.
He advises real estate investors on high profile projects: SILIC, Groupama Immobilier, Benson Elliot GCI, sovereign funds situated in the Middle East, MGPA but also operators such as SFR for the construction of its headquarters and Amundi SA.
His expertise on the various production phases of a building enables him to give precise advice adapted to each situation.
Eric Martin-Impératori is regularly ranked in the various international legal directories, such as Chambers Europe, Legal 500, Best Lawyers in France and Who's Who Legal Real Estate in France.
« Eric Martin-Impératori acts for real estate investors and financial services clients on a range of real estate transactions. He offers experience on share deals, as well as advising on design and construction contracts. »
Chambers Europe 2022
« Finally, the practice fields one of the market’s most renowned real estate finance expertise, often acting for banks on the structuring of the market’s largest financings. Frédéric Nouel directs the strong practice which also includes: Stanislas Dwernicki, Eric Martin-Impératori, Renaud Baguenault de Puchesse, Bertrand Oldra, Christopher Szostak, Hugues Moreau, Jean-François Levraud, Nicolas Planchot and Constantin Miliotis, who made partner in early 2020. »
Legal 500 EMEA 2021
« Eric Martin-Impératori has vast experience in joint ventures, acquisitions and development work. His client roster includes French and international property investors and banks. »
Chambers Europe 2021
« Eric Martin-Impératori is highlighted for his expertise in real estate sale and acquisition matters. One client says: 'He is an excellent lawyer and the way he handles things is very commercial.' He assisted Groupe SMA with the EUR165 million sale of its headquarters. »
Chambers Europe 2019