Dr Alexander Jänecke

Rechtsanwalt (Lawyer) and Notar, Frankfurt a. M.
Partner
Head of Frankfurt Office
Practice Group: Real Estate Investment Group

Alexander Jänecke advises national and international real estate investors and real estate companies in connection with transactions and project developments. His practice also includes providing ongoing advice to real estate investors on all real estate-related legal matters, including litigation. In addition, he advises investors and banks with respect to the restructuring of distressed real estate projects.

Alexander is a notary in Frankfurt am Main.

Expertise

  • Real estate transactions
  • Notary
  • Project development
  • Commercial lease agreements

Career

  • Legal studies at the Universities of Göttingen and Berlin
  • Academic associate at the Humboldt University of Berlin (2000 – 2004)
  • Doctorate from the Humboldt University of Berlin (2003)
  • At Noerr since 2004
  • Secondment to Deutsche Bank AG in London (2007/2008)
  • Secondment to the German Branch of a US real estate investor (2011)
  • Notary in Frankfurt am Main since 2014
  • Admitted to the Frankfurt Chamber of Lawyers

Selected Projects

  • MEAG on the acquisition of a retail park in Kranenburg
  • DIC Asset AG on the acquisition of a commercial property near the airport of Düsseldorf by way of a forward deal
  • Instone Real Estate on the sale of two residential complexes in Frankfurt’s Schönhof area by way of a forward deal
  • Sparda Bank Hessen on the acquisition of a high-rise office and hotel building still under development („Sparda-Bank Tower“) in Frankfurt am Main
  • DIC Asset AG on the acquisition of the real property „Wacker Hof“ in Duesseldorf
  • DIC Asset AG on the acquisition of the “Lincoln Offices II” office project in Wiesbaden by way of a forward deal
  • Deutsche Asset One / Union Investment Institutional Property on the sale of a residential complex in Kiel
  • DIC Asset AG on the acquisition of an office building in Cologne´s Ossendorf district
  • Instone Real Estate on the sale of a residential and commercial property in Frankfurt am Main
  • Union Investment Institutional Property / IMAXXAM Asset Management on the acquisition of a commercial property in Neuwied
  • Union Investment Institutional Property / Deutsche Asset One on the sale of a residential portfolio in Nordrhein Westfalen
  • Union Investment Institutional Property / Deutsche Asset One on the acquisition of a real estate portfolio in the Munich area (Impremium-Portfolio)
  • Instone Real Estate on the sale of a real estate complex in Frankfurt am Main
  • Union Investment Institutional Property / IMAXXAM Asset Management on the acquisition of a real estate complex in Herdecke
  • Instone Real Estate on the sale of residential and commercial properties in the future Schönhof quarter in Frankfurt am Main
  • Instone Real Estate on the sale of an urbanquarter in Frankfurt am Main by way of forward deal

Distinctions

  • "Top lawyer for real estate law", Wirtschaftswoche (2021)
  • “Convinces by his considered and calm actions, outstanding professional competence paired with empathy“, Legal 500 Deutschland (2020)
  • “Very pleasant and good manner at the negotiating table and can excellently provide reasons for his opinion” , Legal 500 Deutschland (2020)
  • “Is able to develop solutions well and quickly in contract negotiations and to convince the other side” , Legal 500 Deutschland (2020)
  • Recommended as one of the best lawyers in Germany for real estate law, Handelsblatt/Best Lawyers (since 2018)
  • Recognised practitioner for real estate (Germany), Chambers Europe (2017)
  • Recognised practitioner for real estate, Legal 500 Deutschland (2017)
  • Praised for his “good sense of economic context”, Legal 500 Deutschland (2016)