Real Estate

Comprehensive real estate support for complex transactions

Dechert provides our clients access to a responsive, interdisciplinary, multi-jurisdictional team to address all aspects of complex real estate transactions. Dechert’s internationally recognized practice offers an informed approach based on extensive cross-border experience in the sector. 

Dechert lawyers work closely with corporate owners, investors, and developers to gain a thorough understanding of their real estate goals, both legal and financial. Through a rigorous assessment of the project, we devise solutions for all aspects of commercial property matters. Our expertise is a combination of our understanding of the marketplace and the rapidly evolving regulatory challenges, plus our global experience and commercially minded approach. We are involved in all aspects of planning, negotiating and executing real estate projects supported by integrated access to related practice area experience, including construction, environmental, regulatory compliance, litigation and tax advice.

Recognized global real estate expertise

“For high value matters, whether in money terms or complexity, we would always use them…The team drew well on its collective experience…In particular they made good use of the wider legal contacts to bring in specialized legal advice as required.” (Chambers 2017)

In transactions, we have represented virtually every ownership and asset class, structuring projects by offering comprehensive representation, cross-border experience, and cost-effective local support required to achieve the objectives of our clients throughout the US, UK and Europe.

  • Ranked Tier 2 for Real Estate by The Legal 500 US in 2019.
  • Ranked Tier 1 for Real Estate Law by U.S. News and World Report, Best Law Firms in 2018.