Press Release

Kirkland & Ellis Advises Founding Investors on Closing of Gramercy Europe Joint Venture

Kirkland & Ellis has advised EFJ Capital LLC, FirTree Partners and Senator Investment Group (the “Founding Investors”) on the closing of Gramercy Europe, a €350 million real estate joint venture between Gramercy Property Trust Inc. and the Founding Investors.  Gramercy Europe will make investments in single-tenant industrial, office and specialty retail assets in Germany, the Netherlands, the Nordic region, the United Kingdom and other targeted European countries. More information on the transaction is available here.

The Kirkland team was led by corporate partner Gavin Gordon and private funds partner Christopher Braunack, with corporate associate Andy Gray.

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