Hengeler advises MSREF on acquisition of Sony Center
29. February 2008
On February 28, 2008, MSREF acquired, together with CorpusSireo and John Buck, Sony Berlin GmbH from Sony Deutschland GmbH. Sony Berlin GmbH is the owner of the Sony Center at Potsdamer Platz in Berlin, a landmark complex encompassing eight buildings. The acquisition is subject to approval by the Land Berlin and the Federal Cartel Office.
Hengeler Mueller advised MSREF on this transaction. The Hengeler Mueller team included partners Thomas Müller, Daniel Kress (both M&A/Real Estate, Frankfurt), Martin Klein (Tax, Frankfurt), Martin M. Geiger (Financing, London) and Dirk Uwer (Regulatory) in addition to associates Mathias Link, Carolin Gottschling, Frank Fischer, Markus Lauer, Thomas Richter, Katrin Römer, Christiane Mühe, Hendrik Bockenheimer, Axel Gehringer, Steffen Oppenländer (all Frankfurt), Markus Röhrig, Susanne Koch, Simeon Held (all Düsseldorf) and Moritz Gröning (London).