Corinne Knopp

Corinne Knopp

Partner, Paris

Email corinne.knopp@​

Phone +33 1 53 67 47 19

Fax +33 1 53 67 47 48

LanguagesEnglish, French

Practice groupCorporate

Practice head Corinne Knopp is popular with clients, who highlight her commercial acumen and negotiation skills: 'She is good at managing timescales, is client focused and a strong negotiator'

Chambers Europe 2015

Corinne Knopp is known as an “excellent negotiator” who “invariably delivers top-quality and thorough services” (Legal 500). As a partner in the Paris office of Hogan Lovells, she focuses on real estate and advises on real estate transactions, management and financing. She advises on all real estate aspects (including all types of leases, particularly commercial leases and financial leases), acquisitions and disposals and has developed particular knowledge in sale and leaseback transactions. She mainly advises on cross-border transactions, investment structuring and financing and hotel industry transactions. Corinne heads the Real Estate team in the Hogan Lovells’ Paris office.

Awards and recognitions


Chambers Europe
Real Estate


Real Estate


Chambers Europe
Real Estate


Legal 500 EMEA
Real Estate


Décideurs Stratégie Finance Droit

Education and admissions


D.E.S.S. en Droit des Affaires et Fiscalité, University of Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne, 1989

Maîtrise en Droit des Affaires, University of Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne, 1988


Member, Urban Land Institute (ULI)

Bar admissions and qualifications


Representative experience

Advising General Electric on the sale of its worldwide real estate activity including a French portfolio of about 100 real estate assets.

Advising Constellation on the acquisition (sale and management back) of InterContinental Paris-Le Grand (a 4 star hotel) operated by InterContinental Hotels Group.

Advising Foncière des Régions on the structuring and the acquisition of a German hotel portfolio.

Advising Hermes REIM on the acquisition of a 43 Metro Stores portfolio located in France, through the acquisition of an OPCI (a French REIT).

Advising AB Sagax, a Swedish investor, on various sales and leaseback of logistic/industrial properties in France.

Advising La Française (LFF) on the structuring and the acquisition of a European real estate portfolio.

Advising M&G property investment fund on the acquisition and financing of various real estate assets in France including a business park.

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