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    Zahra is part of the Finance team. She focuses on providing advice concerning (inter)national property and project financing.

    Driven. Target-oriented. Committed.

    Zahra obtained a bachelor’s degree in Law and subsequently obtained master’s degrees in Business Law and Law (subject combination Private Law) from the Erasmus University Rotterdam.

    Experience

    Cromwell (Valad)
    Counsel to Cromwell in connection with the (re)financing of their investments/property portfolio's managed by them in the Netherlands (office), including refinancing work in the context of their Singapore IPO.

    Garrison
    Advising Garrison in connection with a DPO transaction in the Netherlands.

    Tunstall (M7)
    Counsel to Tunstall M7 for property financing offered by them in the Netherlands (different asset classes, DPO's).

    Bremer Kredit Bank
    Counsel to Bremer Kredit Bank on property loans offered by them in the Netherlands (various asset classes).

    Large Dutch insurer
    Acting for one of the large Dutch insurer's in connection with the acquisition of a large performing real estate loan portfolio (different commercial property asset classes).

    Finance Real Estate & Construction Zahra Akoudad Zahra obtained a bachelor’s degree in Law and subsequently obtained master’s degrees in Business Law and Law (subject combination Private Law) from the Erasmus

    Recommendations

    "At Van Doorne, project finance is a core part of the real estate and projects practice. According to clients, 'what is different there from other law firms is that the work is absolutely reliable, nothing is forgotten'." - The Legal 500 EMEA 2019, Project Finance and PFI

    "The lawyers 'are results-oriented in negotiations', and 'all details are considered and appropriately addressed without losing sight of the overall goal'" - Chambers Europe 2019, Real Estate

    "... the firm's 'excellent knowledge of our needs related to the Amsterdam real estate market', and 'we discuss our expectations and needs upfront.'" -  Chambers Europe 2019, Real Estate

    "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

    "With a 'pragmatic and hands-on approach', the Van Doorne restructuring and insolvency team includes litigation and enforcement specialists" - The Legal 500 EMEA 2019, Banking & Finance: Restructuring/Insolvency