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LPA-CGR avocats strengthens its real estate financing practice with the arrival of Hassan Javanshir as partner

Hassan has been involved in real estate financing for 23 years on French and cross-border transactions. He also advises clients on the restructuring, disposal, and acquisition of real estate debt, for French and international banks and investors.

He strengthens the Real Estate Financing team, alongside partner Alexae Fournier-de Faÿ, and joins the firm’s Real Estate department in Paris, which comprises 60 lawyers, including 15 partners.

Hassan Javanshir comments: “LPA-CGR’s reputation in real estate is well established and I was attracted by the global platform the firm offers its clients, which covers all areas of real estate. It’s a great challenge for me to join a team that is recognised both on the French and international markets and we have many synergies. All these elements convinced me to join them“.

Silke Nadolni, partner and head of the real estate department, adds: “With Hassan’s arrival, we wanted to strengthen our real estate finance team to meet the needs of many of the firm’s clients. Hassan’s extensive experience and knowledge of the French and international markets are major assets for our firm. We look forward to his arrival”.

With this arrival, the Paris office now has 41 partners.

Biographical details

Hassan is a member of the Paris and New York Bars. He worked for twenty-three years at Ashurst where he was a partner for over fifteen years.

He holds a Master of Laws (LL.M.) from the Columbia University School of Law (New York, USA), a Certificate in Comparative and American Law from the Hofstra University School of Law (New York, USA) and a Bachelor of Law (LL.B.) from the Nice Sofia Antipolis University (France).

Hassan speaks French, English and Persian.

He has been recognised for many years as a leading finance lawyer in the most important French and international professional publications.