Thomas Coëffé specialises in all forms of real estate transactional work, including M&A and disposals, outsourcing (sale-and-leaseback) and real estate financing. Moreover, he advises his clients on the general questions of asset management (asset and property management agreements, (French) commercial leases, ground leases, construction agreements, etc.). He works for French and international investors.

    He has an interest in the hospitality sector, including hotel leasing agreements and the rent determination clause, hotel management and licensing agreements, non-disturbance agreements (NDA), ownership agreements, hotel financing agreements, etc., and has significant experience in assisting clients in the context of hotel acquisitions and financing.

    Thomas joined the Paris office as a partner in 2022.

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    • Advised Eastern Europe hotel owners on the sale of two hotels close to Euro Disney (Vienna House “Dream Castle” and Vienna House “Magic Circus”) for €120 million and the refinancing of the corporate debt of €85 million with SocGen and a debt fund managed by the Banque Postal.
    • Advised Continuum Capital Asset Management in the context of a €150 million Note Facility relating to the acquisition of an office property in Nanterre and the redevelopment by its ground tenant.
    • Advised Europa Storage France on several acquisitions in France.
    • Advised on the refinancing of the Crown Plaza Hotel de Neuilly (at 58, boulevard Victor Hugo, Neuilly-sur-Seine) with BNP Paribas.
    • Advised on the sale of the Crown Plaza Hotel de Neuilly (at 58, boulevard Victor Hugo, Neuilly-sur-Seine) to Icade Promotion for around €95 million.
    • Advised a German company on a €1.4 billion housing portfolio acquisition.
    • Advised several retail actors on their lease negotiations in France.

    Education

    • Paris 1 University, Master Degree, Master 2, Droit du Tourisme, 2012
    • Paris 1 University, Master Degree, Droit Privé, 2011
    • Paris 1 University, Bachelor Degree, Droit Privé, 2010

    Admissions

    • Paris, 2015

    Languages

    • French
    • English
    • “Thomas Coëffé is a high-energy and 24/7 legal power player. Thomas was relentless in working through all legal and financial details and would not stop until he had cleared every open issue and prepared all required documents with the parties involved. He not only has a very high energy level, but also great attention to detail and is extremely experienced in real estate transactions and capital market debt financing. Great team player and a great asset to have on your side!” – The Legal 500
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