Rimon Falkenfort Adds Real Estate Partner Dr. Felix Schäfer and Opens New Office in Dusseldorf

Frankfurt/Main – Rimon Falkenfort continues to expand its team with the appointment of Dr. Hans Felix Schäfer who joins the real estate group as a partner, and opening a new office in Dusseldorf.

Felix Schäfer has more than 20 years of professional experience in national and international law firms in the field of real estate law. Most recently he was with Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP. He advises both German and international clients on real estate transactions and asset management, and has been involved in a number of complex logistics and industrial property developments for institutional investors.

“With the arrival of Felix Schäfer we now cover the entire value chain in the real estate sector horizontally and vertically, from the structuring of the real estate transaction, including fund formation, to the implementation of lease agreements, and, if necessary the restructuring,” said Rimon Falkenfort Partner, Stephan Krampe.

“I am delighted to be joining the team at Rimon Falkenfort and to contribute my experience and knowledge to building a strong real estate advisory practice together with my colleagues”, said Felix Schäfer on his move.

“As a full-service law firm globally, having strong real estate capabilities is obviously a priority,” adds Juan Zuniga, Managing Partner of Rimon. We are excited to welcome Felix to our growing real estate practice and to our European team, and to be expanding our footprint further with an office in Dusseldorf – our third German location.”

Rimon’s Real Estate attorneys have decades of domestic and international experience in real estate development, acquisitions, finance, and leases. They work closely with Rimon’s Tax, Corporate, Litigation, Financial Services, and Private Client teams to ensure a full spectrum of efficient representation for the issue at hand.

Rimon Falkenfort is the German arm and an integral part of the international law firm Rimon. Rimon has 48 offices across five continents. The firm is widely known as being at the vanguard of legal innovation. It has been repeatedly recognized by the Financial Times as one of North America’s most innovative law firms.