Practice areas

Real estate

Adrien WILLIOT is co-head of the « Real Estate Law » department.

He advises on all aspects of real estate business law :

  • Real estate transactions (acquisition/sale of residential and commercial assets (offices, hotels, shops, data centres and warehouses)), by means of share deal or asset deal,
  • Setting up of complex real estate transactions (VEFA/BEFA/CPI scheme, etc),
  • Commercial and other leases,
  • Construction (CPI, CCG, MOD, AMO, contract, etc),
  • Property asset management (Hoguet law contract),
  • Litigation in rental and property sales,
  • Specific issues relating to coworking, coliving and flex office activities.

He advises French and international companies, such as family offices, institutional clients and property developer, as well as users.

In the past few years, Adrien has developed expertise in the field of coworking and flex office while assisting some of the major players in the sector.

Adrien holds a master’s degree in business law (Paris II/Assas) and a master’s degree in real estate law (Paris I/Sorbonne).

Adrien practiced at de Pardieu Brocas Maffei from 2010 to 2019 and then at Ashurst’ Paris office from 2019 to 2021 (as Counsel), before joining DELSOL Avocats in March 2021.


DELSOL Avocats advised Consultim Asset Management on the acquisition of a property complex in the Rennes (France) area

Consultim Asset Management, through its property investment company (SCPI), Optimale, has acquired a 4 300 sqm complex in the Val d’Orson business park located in Vern-sur-Seiche, near Rennes (France). The property has excellent visibility and transport links and is in line with the SCPI’s investment strategy, which focuses on regional assets...


PRESS RELEASE - DELSOL Avocats advised Holnest, Jean-Michel Aulas’ family office, on the acquisition of LDLC Arena

Jean-Michel Aulas’ family office, Holnest, has signed an agreement with 13 partners, entrepreneurs and national and regional institutions to acquire the LDLC Arena, a sports venue located in the Lyon metropolitan area. HOLARENA, a company created for this purpose, of which Holnest is chairman and 60% shareholder, owns 100% of the LDLC Arena as...


PRESS RELEASE - DELSOL Avocats advised the Australian group Global Data Centre (GDC) on the signing of an agreement to sell its stake in Etix Everywhere to Infranity

DELSOL Avocats advised Global Data Centre Group (GDC), an Australian company specialising in data centre investments, on its agreement to sell its stake in Etix Everywhere, a pan-European platform of edge data centres currently operating a total of 15 sites, to Infranity, a French investment fund specialising in the sustainable infrastructure...