Real estate matters can be very complex. This complexity does not necessarily relate solely to the legal aspects of the matter. A case can also be complex because it is difficult to identify the relevant facts. In addition, circumstantial elements, such as the number of parties and/or people involved, time pressure, political forces and exposure to company politics can sometimes impact the matter.
In complex negotiations or litigation matters relating to real estate Gerretsen Advocatuur can serve as your critical and independent sparring partner. Adopting a pragmatic approach and solution, overseeing the legal playing field but also having an eye for the importance of commercial continuity. And if necessary, Gerretsen Advocatuur can manage the matter on your behalf.
Gerretsen Advocatuur strives to build a relationship with its clients in which it can act as a valued and trusted advisor focusing on the key critical issues: its own knowledge and experience may contribute to the solution, but there may also be other ways leading to Rome.
MORE THAN 25 YEARS OF EXPERIENCE
At Gerretsen Advocatuur a solid knowledge of real estate law and more than 25 years of legal experience in real estate are combined in one person. A sparring partner who is on your side, but who will also give you his sober and honest advice if you are on a road leading nowhere. Someone who will manage to gain the trust of others and thus help you when setting up new business ventures. Who, by listening carefully, can translate your thoughts into words. And, by doing so, gives you the benefit of both his knowledge and experience.
PROACTIVELY THINKING ALONG WITH YOU
Gerretsen Advocatuur can also deliver added value if a problem has not yet materialised. Prevention is better than cure. Gerretsen Advocatuur can join your internal or external meetings periodically or at your request. Addressing the legal aspects at an early stage in your decision making process will not only save you time and money but will also create for you the best possible position for commencing your negotiations or, if necessary, legal proceedings. Gerretsen Advocatuur like discussing with you at an early stage how any problems, real or potential, can best be avoided or solved.
MANAGING MATTERS ON YOUR BEHALF
To the extent that the involvement of other advisors is desired or required, e.g. for the implementation of its advice, Gerretsen Advocatuur can make use of its extensive network of lawyers, civil law notaries and tax advisors at various firms. Together we can select from this netwerk the best qualified person for the matter concerned. It goes without saying that Gerretsen Advocatuur will continue to manage such person on behalf of the client, if the client so wishes. In this way it will act as a sort of general counsel, albeit on a project base.