Beat Kühni is an expert in corporate, M&A, private equity, banking and finance, real estate matters and corporate and regulatory investigations. He leads the real estate practice group of Lenz & Staehelin in Zurich. Beat Kühni advises on the entire bandwidth of real estate related aspects including transactional work (single assets and portfolio transactions as well as sale and lease-back transactions), complex development, construction and zoning projects, complex international industrial revamping projects and real estate related securitisations for institutional investors, real estate investment funds, industrial investors, financial institutions, rating agencies and private clients alike. He is also a member of the Legal & Tax Chapter of the Swiss Private Equity & Corporate Finance Association (SECA). Beat Kühni joined Lenz & Staehelin in 1996 and became a partner in 2003. He studied at the University of Berne and at the University of Chicago Law School (LLM).