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Evan Lazar

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Real Estate

Position

Evan Z. Lazar is Co-Chairman of the Global Real Estate Group at Dentons. He also is the Chairman of the Board of the Europe region of Dentons, a Member of the Global Board and recently named Global Vice Chair of Dentons around the world.

Evan is widely recognized as one of the leading real estate investment and property finance lawyers in Europe. His extensive experience in all areas of cross-border property and finance transactions has placed him at the forefront of many of the region's most important property and finance deals, including major retail, hotel, office, logistics and residential developments, financings and institutional investments.

Career

Evan served as the Co-Chair of Salans’ Global Real Estate Group for 10 years before Dentons was founded.  Prior to that, he was the founder of the Central European Real Estate Practice at Weil, Gotshal & Manges and later Co-Chairman of their European Property and Finance Group. Before moving to Europe in 1993, Evan was a real estate lawyer in Philadelphia with Wolf, Block, Schorr & Solis-Cohen LLP.

Languages

English

Member

Pennsylvania Bar Association

Education

Temple University School of Law, JD, cum laude, 1987


Czech Republic

Real estate and construction

Within: Leading individuals

Evan Lazar - Dentons

Within: Real estate and construction

Dentons handles acquisitions, disposals, financings, asset management, environmental law and property litigation. The team advised CPI Property Group on its acquisition and refinancing of a portfolio of 11 retail properties from CBRE Global Investors, including six major shopping centres in the Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland and Romania. The team also advised Starwood Capital Group on its sale of The Park, an office complex in Prague, to Deka Immobilien. Jiří Stržínek and Michal Hink jointly head the team in Prague. Head of CEE real estate Stewart Middleman, co-chair of the global real estate group Evan Lazar and counsel Markéta Tvrdá are also recommended.

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