Dr. Liane Muschter is a partner in Frankfurt and heads the German real estate team
Liane advises national and international investors on real estate transactions (purchases and sales, asset and share deals), project developments and their financing. This also includes portfolio transactions (including pan-European portfolios), sale-and-lease-back structures and Islamic financing structures.
She has extensive expertise in advising regulated vehicles (including special and mutual funds, investment companies, insurances) on real estate and investment law in connection with their direct and indirect real estate investments. Further, she specialises and is very experienced in supporting Asian investors within their inbound investments in Germany.
The real estate team led by Liane was awarded the JUVE Award as "Law Firm of the Year 2019 for Real Estate and Construction Law" in 2019.
Before joining Ashurst in 2006, Liane worked for other leading international law firms in Frankfurt and Hamburg from 2001 onwards.
Liane has been selected by Who's Who Legal as one of the world's leading practitioners 2022 for Real Estate globally and in Germany and has been recommended as a Global Leader and National Leader Germany.
Liane has been elected as the top female adviser in Germany for real estate (Immobilienmanager, 2021)
Liane has been recognised as one of the "Top Lawyers 2021" for real estate law (WirtschaftsWoche, 2021).
Liane is one of the leading advisors in real estate law (JUVE Handbuch Wirtschaftskanzleien, 2019/2020 and 2020/2021).
According to the JUVE Handbuch 2019/2020, clients describe her as a "engaged transaction lawyer", "very experienced" and praise the "trusting cooperation". She "strongly advocates for her clients" says one of her competitors. In the JUVE Handbuch 2020/2021, a competitor praises Liane as a "very good negotiator".
Chambers Europe 2019 states that Liane is "very perceptive and immersed in the topics".
Legal 500 Germany 2019 certifies that Liane is a practice group leader who "provides practical and targeted advice, while also handling negotiations in a very competent and professional way followed by the quick implementation of solutions".
For many years, Liane has been listed among the "Best Lawyers" in the field of real estate law published by the Handelsblatt.
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