The German offices of King & Spalding, opened in October 2007, focus on the following areas of law:
The range of services offered by our regulatory and real estate/capital markets practices include:
- providing regulatory and tax counsel in the establishment of investment companies and the issuing and administration of public and special capital funds;
- advising real estate/investment companies on regulatory, tax and all related issues in the structuring and optimization of their domestic and foreign activities, and the development of highly complex foreign and German products and structures;
- counseling real estate and other investors in their German and worldwide real estate and commercial transactions and financings;
- advising real estate companies, open and closed funds, institutional investors and asset managers in all areas of real estate law, including asset management.
In addition, we have established in Frankfurt a specialized German and international arbitration practice that works with the firm’s global market-leading international arbitration group. Clients both in and outside of Germany trust us to represent them before arbitration courts. In addition to handling cross-border corporate law disputes in various venues and courts, we offer specialized expertise in arbitration procedures that enforce foreign investment rights.
In conjunction with our cross-border investments and international arbitration expertise, we impress our clients with outstanding service from a “one-stop shop,” working with our local offices as well as the experts and resources of our excellent international network.