Clifford Chance with Sienna Real Estate on Berlin property purchase 

Clifford Chance, the global law firm, provided legal counsel to Sienna Real Estate, representing Kuwait’s Saud Al Rashed family office, in the acquisition of a prominent retail commercial property located at Malchower Chaussee 10 in Berlin. The property, spanning 14,701 square meters, is leased by the Hornbach DIY chain on a long-term basis. Situated adjacent to one of Berlin’s major traffic routes, the property strategically serves a significant local population. 

The Clifford Chance team in Dubai and Luxembourg consisted of partner Qudeer Latif (pictured) and associate Raad Gorji (both Global Financial Markets, Dubai) as well as partner Katja Gauzès, senior associate Frédérique Davister and trainee lawyer Maxime Majerus (all Corporate), associate Hilda Bertamé (Global Financial Markets) and associate Tom Bleser (Tax, all Luxembourg). 

In Germany, the team consisted of partner Gerold Jaeger, counsel Philip Heinzel-Flothmann, senior associate David Rahmel (Real Estate, all Düsseldorf), senior legal support assistant Sabrina Becker (Real Estate, Frankfurt), partner Olaf Mertgen, senior associate Steffen Waadt (both Tax, Frankfurt), partner Tobias Schulten, counsel Melissa Staunton and senior legal support assistant Cornelia Lambert (all Global Financial Markets, Frankfurt).