We use cookies to give you a better experience on our website. By using this website, you're agreeing to the use of cookies. To find out more about cookies, click here.

Know more

Real estate

Real estate

BG2V’s Real Estate Department, managed by Quentin Leroux, represents clients such as institutional investors (REITS, OPCI, insurance companies), real estate investment funds, family offices, financial institutions, property developers and end-owners/tenants within the framework of complex real estate deals, including:

  • purchases and disposals of real estate assets (single assets or portfolios) or shares in property companies, sales and lease backs,
  • equity investments in property companies, joint ventures,
  • development projects (on-plan sales, real estate development contracts, project owner assistance contracts, project owner representation, etc.), and
  • financing or refinancing (borrower).

BG2V is also very active in real estate assets management (assets and property management, real estate marketing and agency agreements, etc.) and regularly assists landlords and tenants in their rental relationships (drafting and negotiation of leases, deeds of sale, petitions to set rents, etc.).

In close cooperation with the Litigation Department, BG2V has in-depth know-how to handle real estate litigation.  Jean-Marc Valot, partner, has broad first-tier expertise in real estate taxation.

"BG2V is a true “alternative for the big international law firms thanks to its full range of expertise”. The firm is “excellent, notably in terms of proactivity, aptitude for negotiations and in the creativity of its solutions, and it has a practical approach oriented toward business issues”. The real estate team assists several institutional investors, private equity funds, developers and project management companies, in investment, financing and property lease cases. The firm recently advised LBO France for the execution of a 12-year lease with Groupama for the West Park building. Sciences Po, Predica, CDC, BPIFrance, Bouygues Immobilier and Financière Duval are clients. Quentin Leroux shows, “a great ability to adapt and look ahead, and he meets clients’ expectations”."
Legal 500 Paris, 2018 Ed.
"Very pragmatic and business oriented", BG2V is "a very serious challenger vis-à-vis the largest firms in the market in terms of quality, flexibility and client service." The firm works on investment transactions and assisted Sciences Po in the project to acquire and restore the Hôtel de l'Artillerie. The firm also works with first-rank clients, including large banks, for negotiating leases. CDC, BNP Paribas, BPIFrance and Predica are among our clients. Quentin Leroux heads the firm's real estate department. "
Legal 500 Paris, 2017 Ed.

Latest News

BG2V, NextStage’s lawyer for Eurazeo’s acquisition of EFEESO Consulting

November 2018. BG2V (Hervé de Kervasdoué, partner) assisted NextStage, an independent management company, approved by the AMF, one of the pioneers and leaders in capital development in France, for the agreement for the acquisition by Eurazeo PME, alongside the management and Argos Wityu, of EFESO Consulting’s capital.

BG2V, NextStage's lawyer for Eurazeo's acquisition of EFESO Consulting

France is about to toughen the legal regime applicable to foreign investments

November 2018. The Action Plan for Business Growth and Transformation (the “PACTE”), a new law which is set to pass in France by early 2019, provides for the expansion of the 2014 decree related to foreign investments subject to prior authorization by the French Ministry of Economy and Finance.

France is about to toughen the legal regime applicable to foreign investments

BG2V, lawyers for Group M6 in sale Football Club des Girondins de Bordeaux

November 2018. BG2V (Hervé de Kervasdoué and Jérôme Albertin, with Guillaume de Saint Sernin for employment issues) assisted Groupe M6 in the sale, by M6 Foot to La Dynamie SAS, formed for the transaction by the American private equity firm General American Capital Partners (GACP), of 99.99% of the capital of Football Club des Girondins de Bordeaux (the “Club”) for nearly 100 million euros.

BG2V, lawyers for Group M6 in sale of FC Les Girondins de Bordeaux

BG2V, lawyers for Groupe M6 for acquisition of Ctzar, exemplar agency in influence marketing

September 2018. BG2V (Hervé de Kervasdoué, partner, and Arthur Anton, associate) assisted Groupe M6 in the acquisition of a majority stake in the capital of CTZAR, the exemplar agency in influence marketing, and of its international network SOCIADDICT, composed of more than 15,000 influencers.

BG2V lawyers for Groupe M6 for acquisition of Ctzar

BG2V, lawyers for Pléiade Investissement and Divalto for their 4th LBO

September 2018. BG2V advised Pléiade Investissement, a holding company of entrepreneurs, and Divalto, a publisher of management software suites for very small businesses, small and mid-sized businesses/intermediate-sized businesses, for their 4th LBO since having become partners in 2006, which also allows managers and key employees to take a capital stake.

BG2V, lawyers for Pléiade Investissement and Divalto for their 4th LBO


BG2V