We are multilingual professionals and consultants, comfortable to advise in English and Chinese, and capable of providing expert support in the diverse sectors of Chinese law.We have many years of experience in the acquisition and sale of real estate assets and their management, as well as investments in real estate, throughout China and abroad.
The lawyers team offers legal advice in all aspects of complex real estate acquisitions, sales, development, financing as well as rental and leasing management. The expertise of our lawyers and the complexity of transactions managed across the years, allow us to provide innovative and tailor-made solutions aimed at meeting the highest expectations and requirements of any sector player.
Furthermore, we meet clients’ rental objectives by reviewing and drafting leasing and rental agreements and ensuring that they are tailored to the needs of our clients and meeting the requirements of the tenant and landlord laws.
Our lawyers also assist clients in developing business relationships with government agencies and public authority entities, and obtaining real estate acquisitions’ licenses, tax and fees exemptions, as well as zone permits and approvals from the government in an efficient and timely manner. We have solid expertise in advising and representing clients in the delicate sector of administrative cases vis-a-vis the government and local municipalities, including expropriation and dispossession procedures and amnesty cases for infringement of local building regulations.
Our real estate attorneys are directly involved from the early stages of a construction project (all drafting, negotiation, certification and administrative activity) to the complex full bureaucracy of running a compound/building (electricity, water supply, working permits and relevant certifications), passing through the tax implications (payment of all dues, monitoring of fiscal exposure, innovative and convenient solutions to problems occurring in the course of the building management), all the way to the efficient ways of handling transfer and succession issues. We represent real estate developers, contracting companies, firms and investors and have specific experience with variety of property types such as office buildings, hotels, retail centers, and residential developments.