Carsten has specialised experience in real estate transactions and private equity real estate. He has been involved in a number of high-profile transactions with a total volume of several billion Euros. His experience includes asset and share deals as well as portfolio transactions in all asset classes including offices, retail and logistics. He recently advised on one of the largest ever recorded private equity real estate transactions and on the bidding process for the largest portfolio transaction in Germany over the last 10 years.
arsten is frequently recommended as one of the leading real estate and private equity real estate lawyers in Germany (JUVE German Commercial Law Firms Directory, Chambers, The Legal 500, Handelsblatt Best Lawyers, IFLR1000, Who is Who Legal). He is ranked by Chambers as one of the Top 10 real estate lawyers and by JUVE German Commercial Law Firms Directory as one of the Top 12 real estate lawyers under the age of 50. Carsten won the Wealth & Money Management Award “Best for Real Estate Private Equity 2018 - Germany”.
Before joining Linklaters, Carsten was Partner and Head of DLA Piper’s International and German Real Estate Practice.