Thomas Ehrecke


Thomas Ehrecke
Paris and Frankfurt Bars
French, English, German
Paris Tél : +33 (0)1 53 93 30 17

Thomas Ehrecke is a partner in real estate financing and member of the German Desk

Thomas advises on real estate financing transactions in France and across borders. He advises his clients, banks, investors and funds, on origination, restructuring, as well as the sale and acquisition of real estate debt.

Thomas has also developed an expertise in acquisition finance and corporate finance (Large Cap LBO and Unitranche).

He holds a Doctorate in Law (University of Saarland, Germany), the First and Second State Examination in Law (University of Saarland and Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany), an LL.M. in International Business Law (University of Exeter, UK) and a DEUG (Centre Juridique Franco-Allemand- University of Saarland/Nancy, Germany).


  • Chambers Europe (France): Real Estate (Band 3)
  • Legal 500 EMEA (France):
    – Real Estate (Tier 2)
    – Banking and finance: transactional work (Tier 4)
    – Banking and finance: Bank regulatory (Firms to watch)
  • Le Point: Real Estate (5 stars)
  • Décideurs:
    – Real estate transactions – Financing (Excellent)
    – Restructuring & insolvency – Directory of companies and shareholders – Small and Mid caps (Excellent)
    – Private Equity – Acquisition financing
    – Project finance: advising banks or sponsors
    – Banking & finance
  • Trophées du Droit:
    – gold trophy in Renewable Energy Law (2023)
    – gold trophy in Collective proceedings and Restructuring Mid-Cap (2024)
  • Magazine des affaires – Infrastructure Awards:
    – Greenfield energy
    – Brownfield infrastructure
    – Greenfield infrastructure
  • Option Droit & Affaires:
    – Collective proceedings
    – Difficulty prevention and debt renegotiation
  • IFLR1000 (France):
    – Banking
    – Restructuring and insolvency