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    Real Estate

    Our Real Estate team is active in the entire spectrum of real estate related matters. Our experts are internationally recognized. We can be of service to you in any field.

    Advising and litigating

    We have extensive experience in advising and litigating on all aspects of real estate practice, including the development, realization, financing, operation and purchase and sale of commercial, residential and healthcare real estate and infrastructure projects.


    We serve companies that are active in commercial real estate and real estate development, but our clients are also the Dutch government and local authorities, universities, hospitals and international retailers.

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    Our specialisations

    Recent cases

    • Sale and refinancing of Dutch value-add commercial real estate portfolio

    • Advised Aareal Bank on financing of Hilton Hotel Schiphol

    • Sale and leaseback of vehicle showrooms and acquisition of new location

    • Tax and legal advice for purchase of student campus in Leiden


    "Perfectly co-ordinated and functioning team." - Chambers Europe 2018, Real Estate

    "Hard workers, with unique technical focus and strength." - Chambers Europe 2018, Real Estate

    "In-depth knowledge and quick, practical and to-the-point." - Chambers Europe 2018, Real Estate

    "Van Doorne's practice 'reacts fast, and with useful knowledge'. As well as being active in PPPs, it acts on healthcare, retail, social housing and industrial construction projects." - The Legal 500 EMEA 2018, Construction

    "Van Doorne's team is frequently active on real estate developments and politically sensitive matters." - The Legal 500 EMEA 2018, Environment & Planning

    "Van Doorne's 'commercial' department is 'up to speed with market developments', and 'manages all parties well'." - The Legal 500 EMEA, Real Estate

    "I've been in this business for quite some time now; I know what I'm asking for, and they responded to my expectations." - Chambers Europe 2017, Real Estate

    Leading firm in The Legal 500 EMEA 2017, Construction

    "Real estate finance is a sweet spot for the banking practice at Van Doorne, and is a key component of recommended partner Angelique Thiele’s practice." - The Legal 500 EMEA 2017

    "Van Doorne excels at real estate finance and hospital finance." - The Legal 500 EMEA 2017, Banking and finance: asset finance and structured finance