Heinz Joachim Kummer advises investors on project developments, national and international real estate transactions as well as on property finance. In his more than 25 years of practising as a lawyer, he has been lead advisor in a number of multi-billion portfolio transactions. He furthermore specialises in private equity transactions, assists funds and advises on restructuring distressed property. Heinz Joachim also advises institutional real estate investors on complex issues involving investment law and handles asset management as well as construction and tenancy law mandates.
Outside of real estate, he has in-depth experience in the healthcare sector, having advised on a number of landmark deals and projects.
After more than 20 years as a partner with Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer, Heinz Joachim joined CMS in 2015 as a partner. He is a long-standing lecturer at EBS European Business School (EBS Real Estate Management Institute) as well as at the University of Muenster. He also regularly sets up working groups and organises panel discussions for Global Real Estate Institute events in Germany and abroad.