CMS Real Estate & Construction Department employs over 30 lawyers and is one of the largest property practices among law firms operating in Poland. CMS lawyers provide legal advice to real estate investors, such as insurance companies, pension funds, property companies and property funds, as well as commercial and residential developers, in relation to a wide range of development projects. They advise retailers and other occupiers of commercial, office and warehouse space on asset management. CMS Real estate team assists clients at every stage of the real estate investment process from preparing the investment through project execution, development and management to the sale. The lawyers have also vast experience in soliciting claims by contractors from the ordering party, taking into consideration the claims by the consortium and the relationship of the general contractor to subcontractors.