Practice Group: Real Estate Investments
Distinguished by the industry press as one of the 100 most important persons in the real estate sector, he is specialized in the structuring of complex real estate transactions, focusing in particular on financial, tax and planning aspects. Alexander Goepfert has played a decisive role in a large number of major real estate transactions, most recently for SIGNA on the intended acquisition of the Kaufhof Group from Metro AG as well as for Vonovia (formerly: Deutsche Annington) on the acquisition of the SÜDEWO group for €1.9bn, on the sale of approx. 24,000 residential units to LEG Immobilien AG for more than €1bn as well as on the acquisition of 2,400 residential units from Heitmann/Grainger.
As an honorary professor at the EBS University of Business and Law in Wiesbaden/Oestrich-Winkel, Alexander Goepfert heads the Competence Center for Real Estate Law there. He is also Vice-President of the Institute of the German Real Estate Industry (iddiw) and member of a number of supervisory and advisory boards.