Géraldine Machinet


Géraldine Machinet is key member of our Real Estate department.

Géraldine  advises on real estate law, particularly in the field of real estate asset valuation and development, as well as construction law for a clientele consisting of investors, developers and users. She has particular expertise in the hospitality and managed real estate sector (senior residences, student residences, coliving).

Géraldine currently assists clients, who are principally major French and foreign groups, with advice and negotiation of related contracts, in the following areas: real estate transactions, redevelopment and enhancement of real estate assets, commercial leases, transfer of business, construction contracts, hotel management contracts and franchise agreements.

Géraldine also advises on real estate litigation and in particular on litigation relating to commercial leases (renewal rent, eviction compensation, lease termination).

  • Legal 500 EMEA 2024: Géraldine Machinet is ranked in “Real Estate” and recognised as Next Generation Partners
    Philippe Riglet and Géraldine Machinet bring skill and strength in negotiation.’
    ‘A very professional and attentive team. Wise advice and careful follow-up of files.’
  • Leaders League 2024: Silver award « Real Estate transactions »
  • Leaders League 2024: Géraldine Machinet is highly recommended Tenancy law (Excellent), Real estate litigation (Excellent), Real estate development (Highly recommended), Construction litigation (including insurance) (Highly recommended),  Real estate transactions (Highly recommended), Advising and contracts (markets and construction) (Highly recommended)
  • University of Paris I - Panthéon-Sorbonne : Certificate of specialisation in Property Law
  • University of Paris I - Panthéon-Sorbonne : Master's degree in Insurance Law
  • University of Paris I - Panthéon-Sorbonne : Master's degree in Property Law