Provided by Claudia Hard
Banking & Financial Services
Restructuring & Bankruptcy
Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs)
Real Estate Funds
Real Estate Finance
Claudia Hard is Co-Chair of Greenberg Traurig's global Finance Group and heads the Finance & Banking Group in Germany. She focuses her practice on real estate, project and corporate finance.
Claudia has many years of experience in the field of acquisition and refinancing as well as restructuring in the real estate sector. In addition, she has deep experience in the area of Pfandbrief financing, both in Germany and in cross-border financing within Europe and the USA. Her clients include leading domestic and foreign banks, debt funds, loan servicers, private equity funds, institutional investors and public housing companies.
Claudia is recommended by leading lawyer directories as "smart and experienced" and "impressively good." Prior to joining Greenberg Traurig, she was a partner at Olswang Germany and previously worked in the real estate and the finance group at Freshfields and Clifford Chance in Berlin, Frankfurt am Main and London.
Chambers Europe 2015,2017-2018, 2020,2022.
-LL.M., The University of Texas at Austin, 2001.
-Second Legal State Exam, 2000.
-First Legal State Exam, Universität Potsdam /Germany, 1998.
Claudia Hard is head of the German banking and finance group within Greenberg Traurig. She is a seasoned adviser to borrowers seeking to finance real estate acquisitions. One client enthuses: "Claudia has delivered exceptionally good work and has exceeded our expectations," while another remarks: "Claudia is our first legal contact for all financial matters in Germany."