Carol Santoni

Carol Santoni, partner

Admitted to the Paris Bar in 2001.

Carol Santoni joined SBKG & associés as a partner in September 2021.

For more than 20 years, Carol has assisted French or international real estate key players in their operations and more specifically, in investments (asset deals, share deals, joint ventures), in construction and development (including, property development contracts and partnerships between investors and property developers).

She also advises her clients in their asset management operations, including in commercial leases and in their restructuring and asset valuation projects.

Her scope covers all kind of assets (offices, warehouses, retail, residential, services residences and hotels).

She joined Gide Loyrette Nouel in 2001 until 2014. She was the head of Gide’s Serbian office in 2009 and 2010. She joined Racine as a partner in 2014.

She taught corporate law in Paris Ouest La Défense University.

For several years, Carol has been individually listed in the rankings Chambers and Best Lawyers.


DEA in business law (1999 – Paris Ouest La Défense University)
Master in business law (1998 – Paris Ouest La Défense University)
LLM in German law (1998 – Potsdam University)


French, English, German



sbkg & associés advises institutional investors, joint ventures and individual investors in acquisition and sale of real estate and hotels assets, whatever the nature of the operation including the sale of single assets, portfolios, existing buildings, off-plan developments, asset or share deal. The firm’s scope covers all asset classes including housing, offices, retail, warehousing, hotels, rehabilitation clinics, senior homes, and data centers.


sbkg & associés acts as counsel for lenders and borrowers in the setting up of real estate financing.

Asset management

sbkg & associés capitalizes on its expertise in the drawing up and negotiation of sophisticated leases, management agreements and hotel operation contracts to help clients make the most of their asset portfolios.

Development, Construction

sbkg & associés advises and assists clients during construction, development and refurbishment projects of all real estate asset classes.

Dispute resolution and litigation

sbkg & associés advises clients in dealing with real estate disputes and litigation.


sbkg & associés advises institutional investors, groups and listed companies, real estate developers and dealers regarding the acquisition and holding strategy of all kind of real estate assets (offices, retails, logistics, residential, hotels and leisure, health establishments). SBKG advises notably its clients in the tax structuring of their investments on all kind of operations (single asset, portfolio, share deals or asset deals).