Germany Partners Roland Fabian, Norbert Impelmann and Sandra Pfister have again been recognized in the 2019 edition of The Best Lawyers in Germany™, published also in the leading German newspaper Handelsblatt on 28 June 2019.

Roland Fabian is recognized for his work in real estate law. He is the managing partner of our German offices. He has comprehensive experience in providing advice on cross-border real estate transactions with a focus on respective tax issues. He also has extensive experience with (post-acquisition) restructurings of both, German and international groups holding real estate. Further areas of expertise include German investment (tax) law as well as specific issues relevant for German and international institutional investors.

Norbert Impelmann is recognized for his work in corporate and real estate law. He has over 20 years’ experience in corporate and real estate investment transactions, joint ventures and M&A, financing and asset property management. Norbert has also been a notary in Berlin since 1998 with experience both in real estate and corporate related notarial work (such as M&A transactions, real estate portfolio transactions, mergers, company restructurings and spin-offs).

Sandra Pfister is recognized for her work in banking & finance as well as project financing and development. She has extensive experience advising banks, institutional investors and corporations on innovative and bespoke German and cross-border corporate and structured finance transactions, including syndicated lending, acquisition financing, project financing and real estate financing. She also advises on loans for exports and international deliveries, trade financing, as well as restructurings and equity capital/PE financings.

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