Frankfurt am Main, 01 September 2017 – The international business law firm BEITEN BURKHARDT expands the real estate practice at its Frankfurt office as of 1 September 2017 by hiring Dr Jochen Reuter.

Before joining the firm as Salary Partner, Dr Jochen Reuter worked for CMS Hasche Sigle. He advises both institutional investors and project developers on real estate law issues with a focus on hotel properties. He has been as specialist lawyer for building and architectural law since 2015. At BEITEN BURKHARDT, Mr Reuter will join the team of renowned Partner Klaus Beine, adding to the growth of the firm's real estate practice.

"After Mr Fischer and Mr Szpak joining us in the first half of the year, we are happy to continue with the strategic expansion of the Frankfurt team. As a real estate lawyer with a focus on building and architectural law, Mr Reuter is the optimum addition to the current team", comments practice group leader Klaus Beine.

"Jochen Reuter's experience with hotel properties will also make a contribution to the further development of our „Hotels & Leisure“ industry competence. Thus, BEITEN BURKHARDT reinforces its industry approach and continues developing in line with the demands of our clients", adds Dr Detlef Koch, head of the Frankfurt office.

With Mr Reuter joining, BEITEN BURKHARDT's real estate practice group now has 36 members across Germany, offering advice on transaction-related, tax-law and public-law issues regarding real property. The work of this practice group is an outstanding example of BEITEN BURKHARDT's focussed advisory practice across locations.

Contact Klaus Beine Phone: +49 69 75 60 95 – 405 Email: Klaus.Beine@bblaw.com 

Public Relations: Frauke Reuther Phone: +49 69 75 60 95 – 570 Email: Frauke.Reuther@bblaw.com