The world's leading property market
Conférence | March.12.2019 - March.15.2019Palais des Festivals, Cannes, France
Orrick is pleased to be attending this year’s MIPIM 2019, the leading global real estate industry event – especially as it celebrates its 30th edition. Orrick’s international Real Estate practice, which has a distinct focus on sophisticated real estate private equity and credit transactions, including joint ventures, acquisitions and dispositions of large real estate portfolios, developments and complex finance and distressed debt transactions, will be represented by a global roster of lawyers from across our European and U.S. offices.
On Wednesday, March 13, we will be hosting a private party aboard the Sea Lion at Jetée Albert Edouard, and will also be setting up individual meetings throughout the conference.
We look forward to meeting you in Cannes!
Emanuela Molinaro is a partner at Orrick, and head of the Real Estate group in Italy.
With a solid corporate background, she has advised on real estate aspects of a wide range of corporate transactions and has also gained significant experience in the area of real estate transactions and construction law, having assisted domestic and international investors in connection with various property and property-development transactions in Italy, including the disposal of complex real estate portfolios, sale and lease-back transactions, land acquisition and building redevelopment.
Emanuela has been ranked in Chambers & Partners for many years for Real Estate with the following comment: 'Emanuela Molinaro is widely appreciated for her "practical solutions." She acts for both domestic and international clients on the full spectrum of real estate issues.’
Emanuela is also ranked as Leading Individual in Legal 500 since 2020.
Dr. Hans Felix Schäfer, Counsel in Orrick's Düsseldorf office, is a member of the Real Estate Group.
Felix has particular experience in the infrastructure and logistics sectors, where he has been focused on real estate transactions, structuring of real estate investments, fund counseling and private equity as well as restructuring of real estate financings. He has also advised on a series of diverse large scale project developments as well as (portfolio) transactions for German and international clients.
Felix previously worked at international law firms Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer and DLA Piper UK LLP. He served as inhouse counsel with ProLogis Germany Management GmbH and spent two years with HFK Law Offices. Most recently, he was an associated partner with independent German law firm Graf von Westphalen.
Felix attended the University of Cologne, where he received his doctorate degree. He has been acknowledged as "frequently recommended" in the field of Real Estate by JUVE Handbook of German Law Firms (2012/2013) and is member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors.
Carine Mou Si Yan is a partner in the Banking and Finance practice group. For over fifteen years, she has advised French and international clients in the finance, energy and real estate sectors.
Admitted in both Paris and New York, Carine offers practical advice on both cross-border and French transactions.
She advises sponsors, lenders and public entities on their financing transactions. She is particularly active in projects involving the development of renewable energies and infrastructure.
She also advises on real estate financings across virtually all asset classes, including housing, hospitality, office, commercial, data centers, sports and health care facilities.
In addition, Carine has deep experience in restructurings, advising both creditors and debtors in sectors such as real estate, hospitality, transportation, energy and power distribution, and retail.
In the 2020 Legal 500 EMEA guide, a client noted that Carine is "very thorough and competent when dealing with complex files."
Patrick Tardivy, co-chair of Orrick's worldwide M&A and Private Equity practice.
Patrick advises French and international companies and investors on all aspects of corporate law in the context of acquisitions, disposals, mergers, reorganizations, including business carveouts and strategic alliances.
Patrick is particularly active in the energy and infrastructure fields as well as the tech sectors, working alongside investment funds, French and foreign groups, on both domestic and cross border transactions. Patrick also has significant experience in M&A projects with a focus in the real estate sector where he acts as lead counsel on high-profile transactions.
Recognized by the major international ranking guides, Patrick is valued by his clients for his "excellent business acumen that matches his solid legal expertise" (Legal 500 EMEA).
Prior to joining Orrick in 2016, Patrick was a partner in a Magic Circle law firm.