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Benoit Marcilhacy specializes in corporate real estate matters. A partner in our Real Estate practice and Managing Partner of our Paris office, Benoit counsels clients in an array of real estate transactions, primarily in France.

Benoit advises clients, including Allianz, Deutsche Asset and Wealth Management, Grosvenor, Klepierre, TishmanSpeyer‎, Perella Weinberg, Northwood, Abu Dhabi Investment Authorities, La Mondiale and Bleecker, in a variety of real estate transactions. These include acquisitions and sales of structured property folios, sales and leasebacks, the establishment of real estate funds, as well as complex development deals, and complex equity and debt financing.

Fluent in French and English, Benoit was recognized in 2016 for real estate skills by Legal 500 EMEA, which cited him as a "Leading Individual," and by Chambers Europe.

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"He is very commercial, experienced and good in negotiations"


Chambers Europe

Recognized for real estate skills; cited as a Leading Individual


Legal 500 EMEA, 2016

Matters

Advised ADIA on the first acquisition of an existing French REIT holding the Marriott Champs-Elysées.

Advised Bleecker Group on the setting up of an investment fund dedicated to hotels, villas and condominiums in Mauritius and the Indian Ocean region.

Advised Allianz RE on the setting up of a joint venture with Altarea Cogedim for the purchase of five major shopping centers.

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Advised ADIA on the first acquisition of an existing French REIT holding the Marriott Champs-Elysées.

Advised Bleecker Group on the setting up of an investment fund dedicated to hotels, villas and condominiums in Mauritius and the Indian Ocean region.

Advised Allianz RE on the setting up of a joint venture with Altarea Cogedim for the purchase of five major shopping centers.

Advised Perella Weinberg on the acquisition of an office tower located in Paris La Défense.

Advised Tishman Speyer on the acquisition of the Bristol Myers Squibb's European headquarters.

Advised Union Investement Real Estate on the acquisition from Vinci Immobilier of a four star hotel of 396 rooms to be built in Paris La Défense and operated by Melià International Hotels.

Advised Deutsche Asset and Wealth Managment on the acquisition from CODIC of a retail park in future state of completion located in the greater Paris area.

Advised Deutsche Asset and Wealth Managment on the disposal of the Printemps department store group.

Advised Grosvenor on the disposal of two French real estate companies owning two shopping centers located in Marseille and in Châlons en Champagne.

Advised Northwook Investors on the disposal of a French REIT holding a portfolio of five business parks located in Gennevilliers, Lyon and Marseille.

Advised Foncière des Andes on a complex international debt refinancing.

Matters

Advised ADIA on the first acquisition of an existing French REIT holding the Marriott Champs-Elysées.

Advised Bleecker Group on the setting up of an investment fund dedicated to hotels, villas and condominiums in Mauritius and the Indian Ocean region.

Advised Allianz RE on the setting up of a joint venture with Altarea Cogedim for the purchase of five major shopping centers.

See more
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Matters

Advised ADIA on the first acquisition of an existing French REIT holding the Marriott Champs-Elysées.

Advised Bleecker Group on the setting up of an investment fund dedicated to hotels, villas and condominiums in Mauritius and the Indian Ocean region.

Advised Allianz RE on the setting up of a joint venture with Altarea Cogedim for the purchase of five major shopping centers.

Advised Perella Weinberg on the acquisition of an office tower located in Paris La Défense.

Advised Tishman Speyer on the acquisition of the Bristol Myers Squibb's European headquarters.

Advised Union Investement Real Estate on the acquisition from Vinci Immobilier of a four star hotel of 396 rooms to be built in Paris La Défense and operated by Melià International Hotels.

Advised Deutsche Asset and Wealth Managment on the acquisition from CODIC of a retail park in future state of completion located in the greater Paris area.

Advised Deutsche Asset and Wealth Managment on the disposal of the Printemps department store group.

Advised Grosvenor on the disposal of two French real estate companies owning two shopping centers located in Marseille and in Châlons en Champagne.

Advised Northwook Investors on the disposal of a French REIT holding a portfolio of five business parks located in Gennevilliers, Lyon and Marseille.

Advised Foncière des Andes on a complex international debt refinancing.

"He is very commercial, experienced and good in negotiations"


Chambers Europe

Recognized for real estate skills; cited as a Leading Individual


Legal 500 EMEA, 2016