Loyens & Loeff

Loyens & Loeff assisted Hannover Leasing and its Asian institutional partner in the acquisition of Immobilière du Royal Rogier SCS, owning the “Covent Garden” office building in Brussels

Loyens & Loeff assisted the buyer in all aspects of the acquisition:

   • Structuring of the acquisition and of its financing

   • Full tax and legal due diligence

   • Negotiation of the acquisition documents (SPA and ancillary documents)

   • Financing

   • Negotiation of the JV agreement and of the asset management agreement

Covent Garden is the second largest deal of 2014 in Belgium.

The Loyens & Loeff team consisted of Christophe Laurent (Lead Partner), Ariane Brohez (Counsel), Wim Vande Velde (Counsel), Caroline Coppens (Junior Associate), Justine Thiry (Associate), Emilie Detroz (Junior Associate), and Nils Vermeulen (Junior Associate).

The Seller was represented by Clifford Chance.