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Dorian Scemama is a counsel in our Real Estate practice in Paris. Dorian specialises in all areas of real estate work, with a special focus on real estate acquisitions and disposals (asset deal and share deal), commercial leasing, real estate finance transactions, development and asset management. Dorian also specialises on strategic pre-contentious and contentious matters related to the real estate and construction sector. 

Dorian frequently advises clients on real estate investments (acquisitions and disposals of real estate assets and of property-owning companies and portfolios of real estate assets) and on real estate private equity (joint ventures / shareholders' agreements).

Dorian is regularly called upon to act for clients at different stages of real estate-related transactions. His experience extends to the acquisitions and disposals of different types of real estate assets (including offices, hotels, shopping centers, industrial premises and residential properties), the financing or refinancing aspects of transactions, the development and construction of all types of real estate projects and the leasing and asset management of real estate assets (acting for both landlords and tenants).

Dorian's expertise includes routinely advising on strategic real estate and construction pre-contentious matters and real estate debt restructuring. 

Dorian's clients includes private equity funds, investors, asset managers, banks, large corporates, end-users, contractors, family offices and real estate advisers. 

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Credentials

Master 2, International Economic Law, Université Paris XI

Master in Business Law, University Paris II Panthéon-Assas

Paris

Paris Bar

English

French

News

In the News · Source: The Lawyer, Australasian Lawyer, Legal Week, Legal Business and Law360

January 31, 2019
K&S adds a three-lawyer real estate team, led by partner Guillaume Aubatier, to its Corporate, Finance & Investments practice in Paris

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Advised M&G Real Estate on the acquisition from 6ème Sens of an office property to be redeveloped at rue Alphone de Neuville in Paris, France.

Advised EQT Fund on the acquisition, the redevelopment, the leasing and the disposal of an office property located in Paris CBD (16th district). 

Advised French asset manager La Française Real Estate Partners, acting on behalf of Hyundai Investment Asset Management and a group of Korean investors, on the acquisition and financing of "Le Balthazar", an office building located in Saint-Denis, France.

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Advised M&G Real Estate on the acquisition from 6ème Sens of an office property to be redeveloped at rue Alphone de Neuville in Paris, France.

Advised EQT Fund on the acquisition, the redevelopment, the leasing and the disposal of an office property located in Paris CBD (16th district). 

Advised French asset manager La Française Real Estate Partners, acting on behalf of Hyundai Investment Asset Management and a group of Korean investors, on the acquisition and financing of "Le Balthazar", an office building located in Saint-Denis, France.

Advised EQT Fund on the acquisition, the redevelopment and the leasing of an office property complex named LE DOUBLON located in Courbevoie-La Défense, France. 

Advised EQT Fund on the acquisition, the redevelopment of an office property complex located in the 13th district of Paris, France. 

Advised WeWork on the signing of a lease agreement with AEW and Allianz for the whole building located 20bis rue Lafayette in Paris, France.

Advised M&G Real Estate on the acquisition and financing of the Greenwalk property located in Suresnes, France, worth €126.5m. This property, developing a useable surface area of circa 22,500 sq.m. notably hosts the headquarters of Philips France and Direct Assurances. It was purchased by M&G Real Estate from a joint-venture formed by Norges Bank REM and AXA France. The acquisition was partly financed by Bayern LB.

Advised UMR, assisted by La Française Real Estate Partners, on the acquisition from Groupe IDEC Invest of an office building located 43-47 avenue de la Grande Armée. This building has been fully refurbished in 2017 and is fully let to BDO France

Advised Segro European Logistics Partnership (SELP) on the sale of a portfolio of two logistic Class A assets to AEW developing a total surface area of circa 38,000 sq.m.

Advised Segro and Segro European Logistics Partnership (SELP) on the sale of a portfolio of three logistic assets developing a total surface area of circa 80,000 sq.m.to Valor Industrial Partners 1, a joint-venture between Valor Real Estate Partners and AIG Global Real Estate, for a total sale price of circa 35 million euros.

Advised a US asset manager acting on behalf of two pension funds on the sale through a share deal of its interests in an iconic office tower located in La Défense worth circa € 500 million.

Advised TH Real Estate (now Nuveen Real Estate) on behalf of its fund European Cities Fund on the acquisition from La Compagnie de Phalsbourg of the Retail Park Enox in Gennevilliers (France) developing a gross letting area of circa 26,000 s.qm. and fully let to nine well-known brands such as Nike, Darty, Maisons du Monde. 

Advised Segro on the acquisition and redevelopment of part of the former PSA site of Aulnay-sous-Bois (France), including acquisition of the company owning the site, drafting and negotiation of all the contractual aspects of the lease agreements and the development contracts of the logistic platforms to be built for the purpose of the e-activity of Carrefour and Chronopost.

Advised Deka Immobilien GmbH on the lease agreement of a whole office building PRIMONIAL in Paris CBD to host their new headquarters.

Advised Korea Post, assisted by La Française Real Estate Partners, on the acquisition and financing of the Paris headquarters of investment bank Natixis for €176 million. This transaction is the company's first real estate investment in France.

Advised M&G Real Estate on the acquisition of a condominium lot of offices in a prime building in the golden Triangle of Paris.

Advised Samsung SRA Asset Management, assisted by La Française Forum Real Estate Partners, on the €334 million acquisition of the So Ouest office building from Unibail-Rodamco, mainly let to SAP.

Advised Segro Plc. on the setting up of their joint-venture with PSP Investments resulting in a pan-European vehicle investing in large logistics assets with an investment target of €2bn, including € 800m+ for France.

Advised Segro France on the acquisition of Vailog Srl including 12 assets in France among which 5 were under development.

Advised Deka Immobilien GmbH on the first letting of WeWork in France on the Lafayette Building over 15,000 sq.m.

Insights

Article · Source: Lexology, Getting The Deal Through

November 20, 2019
Real Estate M&A 2020, France, Lexology, Getting The Deal Through

View all

News

In the News · Source: The Lawyer, Australasian Lawyer, Legal Week, Legal Business and Law360

January 31, 2019
K&S adds a three-lawyer real estate team, led by partner Guillaume Aubatier, to its Corporate, Finance & Investments practice in Paris

View all

Matters

Advised M&G Real Estate on the acquisition from 6ème Sens of an office property to be redeveloped at rue Alphone de Neuville in Paris, France.

Advised EQT Fund on the acquisition, the redevelopment, the leasing and the disposal of an office property located in Paris CBD (16th district). 

Advised French asset manager La Française Real Estate Partners, acting on behalf of Hyundai Investment Asset Management and a group of Korean investors, on the acquisition and financing of "Le Balthazar", an office building located in Saint-Denis, France.

See more
Icon close

Close

Matters

Advised M&G Real Estate on the acquisition from 6ème Sens of an office property to be redeveloped at rue Alphone de Neuville in Paris, France.

Advised EQT Fund on the acquisition, the redevelopment, the leasing and the disposal of an office property located in Paris CBD (16th district). 

Advised French asset manager La Française Real Estate Partners, acting on behalf of Hyundai Investment Asset Management and a group of Korean investors, on the acquisition and financing of "Le Balthazar", an office building located in Saint-Denis, France.

Advised EQT Fund on the acquisition, the redevelopment and the leasing of an office property complex named LE DOUBLON located in Courbevoie-La Défense, France. 

Advised EQT Fund on the acquisition, the redevelopment of an office property complex located in the 13th district of Paris, France. 

Advised WeWork on the signing of a lease agreement with AEW and Allianz for the whole building located 20bis rue Lafayette in Paris, France.

Advised M&G Real Estate on the acquisition and financing of the Greenwalk property located in Suresnes, France, worth €126.5m. This property, developing a useable surface area of circa 22,500 sq.m. notably hosts the headquarters of Philips France and Direct Assurances. It was purchased by M&G Real Estate from a joint-venture formed by Norges Bank REM and AXA France. The acquisition was partly financed by Bayern LB.

Advised UMR, assisted by La Française Real Estate Partners, on the acquisition from Groupe IDEC Invest of an office building located 43-47 avenue de la Grande Armée. This building has been fully refurbished in 2017 and is fully let to BDO France

Advised Segro European Logistics Partnership (SELP) on the sale of a portfolio of two logistic Class A assets to AEW developing a total surface area of circa 38,000 sq.m.

Advised Segro and Segro European Logistics Partnership (SELP) on the sale of a portfolio of three logistic assets developing a total surface area of circa 80,000 sq.m.to Valor Industrial Partners 1, a joint-venture between Valor Real Estate Partners and AIG Global Real Estate, for a total sale price of circa 35 million euros.

Advised a US asset manager acting on behalf of two pension funds on the sale through a share deal of its interests in an iconic office tower located in La Défense worth circa € 500 million.

Advised TH Real Estate (now Nuveen Real Estate) on behalf of its fund European Cities Fund on the acquisition from La Compagnie de Phalsbourg of the Retail Park Enox in Gennevilliers (France) developing a gross letting area of circa 26,000 s.qm. and fully let to nine well-known brands such as Nike, Darty, Maisons du Monde. 

Advised Segro on the acquisition and redevelopment of part of the former PSA site of Aulnay-sous-Bois (France), including acquisition of the company owning the site, drafting and negotiation of all the contractual aspects of the lease agreements and the development contracts of the logistic platforms to be built for the purpose of the e-activity of Carrefour and Chronopost.

Advised Deka Immobilien GmbH on the lease agreement of a whole office building PRIMONIAL in Paris CBD to host their new headquarters.

Advised Korea Post, assisted by La Française Real Estate Partners, on the acquisition and financing of the Paris headquarters of investment bank Natixis for €176 million. This transaction is the company's first real estate investment in France.

Advised M&G Real Estate on the acquisition of a condominium lot of offices in a prime building in the golden Triangle of Paris.

Advised Samsung SRA Asset Management, assisted by La Française Forum Real Estate Partners, on the €334 million acquisition of the So Ouest office building from Unibail-Rodamco, mainly let to SAP.

Advised Segro Plc. on the setting up of their joint-venture with PSP Investments resulting in a pan-European vehicle investing in large logistics assets with an investment target of €2bn, including € 800m+ for France.

Advised Segro France on the acquisition of Vailog Srl including 12 assets in France among which 5 were under development.

Advised Deka Immobilien GmbH on the first letting of WeWork in France on the Lafayette Building over 15,000 sq.m.

Insights

Article · Source: Lexology, Getting The Deal Through

November 20, 2019
Real Estate M&A 2020, France, Lexology, Getting The Deal Through

View all

News

In the News · Source: The Lawyer, Australasian Lawyer, Legal Week, Legal Business and Law360

January 31, 2019
K&S adds a three-lawyer real estate team, led by partner Guillaume Aubatier, to its Corporate, Finance & Investments practice in Paris

View all

Credentials

Master 2, International Economic Law, Université Paris XI

Master in Business Law, University Paris II Panthéon-Assas

Paris

Paris Bar

English

French