Dr Harald Glander

Harald is involved in transactional, advisory and regulatory work for financial institutions, asset managers and other businesses operating in the financial services sector.

He is a capital markets, financial services and investment funds specialist advising on the establishment and distribution of open-ended and closed-ended funds, Master-KAG structures, hedge fund regulation and ETFs. He also advises on all other aspects of capital markets, financial services regulation, for instance on derivatives and structured financial instruments, cross-border licences, the registration of EU branches, compliance issues, brokerage and securities trading.

Harald has extensive experience in advising on the regulatory aspects of international M&A and outsourcing transactions.

Simmons & Simmons:

From our offices in major business and financial centres throughout Europe, the Middle East and Asia, we view the world through the lens of our key sectors: asset management and investment funds, energy and infrastructure, financial institutions, life sciences and technology, media and telecommunications (TMT).

For our clients this means they benefit from a law firm fully focused on their sector, wholly understanding of the challenges that they face and completely tuned in to their needs.

Over the decades we have been careful to build our international presence using a combination of local lawyers with demonstrable local knowledge and fully integrated teams acting together at a global level.

Silke Nadolni

Member of RICS
  • Since 2011, Partner, Lefèvre Pelletier & Associés
  • 2009 – 2011, Senior Partner, Marccus Partners, in charge of the real estate department
  • 2004 – 2009, Junior Partner, Marccus Partners
  • 1999 – 2004, Associate, Haarmann Hemmelrath (today Marccus Partners)
  • 1998 – 1999, Associate, Salès, Vincent & Associés (today: Denton Wilde Sapte)
Areas of expertise
  • Real Estate Investments
  • Financing Investment Funds
  • Asset Management
  • Renewable Energies
Experience
  • Assistance of international investors with the acquisition and transfer of real estate (asset deal or share deal)
  • Advice in the renewable energy sector
  • Assistance in particular of German-speaking clients (German, Austrian, Swiss)
Education
  • 1998, CAPA (French Bar Examen)
  • 1996, Diploma (Maîtrise) in Mandarin, INALCO (Institute of Oriental Languages and Civilizations), Paris
  • 1995, Postgraduate Degree in Private International Law, Panthéon-Assas University, Paris II (DEA)
  • 1994, Master in Business Law and German Law; Panthéon-Assas University, Paris II
Associations
  • French-German Office of Renewable Energies
  • French-Austrian Chamber of Commerce
  • French-German Lawyers’ Association
  • French-German Real Estate Circle
Conferences and Seminars
  • LPA Seminar in cooperation with ASAA, SaarLB and RICS on “Real Estate in France”, Munich, Frankfurt and Hamburg (February 2013)
  • LPA Seminar in cooperation with Jones Lang LaSalle, Anthony Béchu (architect) and RICS “Real Estate in France”, Shanghai, Beijing and Hong Kong (May – June 2012)
  • LPA Seminar in cooperation with ASAA, WTS and RICS on “Real Estate in France”, Frankfurt (April 2012)
  • Annual conference in George V: “Real estate regulation and tax update 2011 overview and 2012 prospects” in Paris (9 February 2012)
  • Conference organized by Property Investor Europe and Epadesa: “The Greater Paris”, London (26 October 2011)
  • Conference organized by the “Ministry of Urban Affairs & Greater Paris”. Subject: “The Greater Paris Project: Financial and real estate investment opportunities”, London (12 July 2011)
  • LPA Seminar in partnership with DTZ and PATRIZIA Acquisition & Consulting GmbH: “Real Estate in Germany – News 2010-2011 (the market, the law, the taxation and the German KAG)”, Paris (23 June 2011)
  • LPA Seminar in cooperation with CBRE and ASAA on “Real Estate in France – News 2010-2011 (the market, the law and the taxation)”, Frankfurt (26 May 2011)
  • Conference organized by Solarpraxis “Structuring of solar energy projects”, Paris (9 March 2011)
Publications
  • “Buying a castle in France : Legal and tax aspects”, Global Luxury Properties (April 2013)
  • “Chinese investments in French Real Estate – any legal constraints?”, Business Immo Magazine, March 2013
  • “Acquiring a property in France: Legal and tax aspects”, Global Luxury Properties (Summer 2012)
  • “Aperçu juridique et fiscal des transactions immobilières en Allemagne”, Business Immo (April 2012)
  • “Le point sur les fonds immobiliers allemands” (News on German real estate funds), Business Immo (October 2011)