Dr. Matthias Durst

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Matthias has advised for many years on real estate transactions and real estate project developments of all kinds, as well as on the conclusion of rental and lease agreements and joint ventures. He is frequently listed among the top experts in recognized rankings. His clients include many well-known companies, banks and funds. Clients appreciate his negotiating power and knowledge of market standards. He is chairman of the board of the postgraduate Real Estate Law (LL.M.) course in Muenster.

  • Real Estate
    • Real Estate Transactions
    • Project Development
    • Real Estate Asset Management
    • Real Estate Tax Law
    • Real Estate Finance
    • Commercial Leases
    • Real Estate Joint Venture
    • Real Estate Portfolio Transactions
    • Real Estate Funds


  • Joined POELLATH in 2001
  • Head of board of postgraduate LL.M.-Course Real Estate Law Muenster
  • Admitted to bar in 1994
  • Studied law in Freiburg
German, English
“very strong in contract negotiations, knows the market stan­dard and his response and process­ing times are very short”
Who’s Who Legal Real Estate
“He is excellent, hands-on and deal-oriented, offering attention to detail. He can also be very tough if required.”
Chambers Europe
“very good negotiator, sets the right priorities”
JUVE Handbuch Wirtschaftskanzleien
“excellent attorney [...] with a very good understanding of economics, practical, extensive expertise“
JUVE Handbuch Wirtschaftskanzleien
“he is always well-prepared and ready to answer questions without making us wait”
Chambers Europe
“pragmatic transactional lawyer with a eye for the essentials”
JUVE Handbuch Wirtschaftskanzleien
Dr. Matthias Durst
Attorney-at-Law (Germany)