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Heuking Successfully Assists Award Procedure for the Digital File for the State of Berlin
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, November 2020
Germany

With a team led by Partner Dr. Wolfgang Renner, Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek assisted IT Service Center Berlin in the “Digital File” award procedure...

Growth Fnancing: VR Equitypartner Portfolio Company Acquires SOS Kältetechnik
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, November 2020
Germany

With a team led by Partner Dr. Rainer Herschlein, Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek advised VR Equitypartner‘s portfolio company Kälte Eckert GmbH on the acquisition of SOS Kältetechnik GmbH based in Königsdorf near Munich. The stake was sold by Alexander Stiegler Iurato, the sole shareholder who will continue to operate as SOS Kältetechnik’s general manager...

Artum Acquires EppsteinFOILS Supported by Heuking
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, November 2020
Germany

A team led by Dr. Hermann Ali Hinderer, Partner at Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, advised Swiss industrial group Artum AG on the acquisition of an interest in EppsteinFOILS GmbH & Co. KG from investment firm CornerstoneCapital among others. Jointly with the long-standing general manager Dirk Mälzer, Artum intends to continue EppsteinFOILS GmbH & Co...

Management Change: Dr. Philip Kempermann is Taking Over IT Division
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, November 2020
Germany

Effective immediately, Dr. Philip Kempermann is taking over the IT division in the management of commercial law firm Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek. Dr. Peter Ladwig, who has been responsible for IT and Digitalization in management since November 2018, is handing over the IT division to Kempermann. Dr...

Heuking Advises Private Equity Investor AUCTUS to its Investment in Nursing Home Operator Mirabelle Holding
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, November 2020
Germany

A team led by Boris Dürr, Partner at Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, advised private equity investor AUCTUS on taking out a majority stake in Berlin-based Mirabelle Holding GmbH. AUCTUS had founded Mirabelle Holding GmbH jointly with two co-investors with sector experience to establish a supra-regional nursing home group...

STINAG, Advised by Heuking, Acquires 145 Micro-Apartments in the “Böblingen/Sindelfingen Airfield” Urban District
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, November 2020
Germany

A team led by Jens-Hendrik Janzen, Partner at the Stuttgart office, legally advised STINAG Stuttgart Invest AG on the acquisition of 145 micro-apartments on the site of the “Böblingen/Sindelfingen Airfield” urban district by way of a share deal. The seller is Stuttgart-based KIAG Immobilien GmbH...

Mic AG Takes Over Pyramid Computer GmbH and is Rearranging
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, November 2020
Germany

A team led by Boris Dürr, Partner at Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, advised mic AG on the acquisition of Pyramid Computer GmbH. With the takeover, mic AG, listed on Frankfurt Stock Exchange’s Scale segment, will increasingly focus its business on Pyramid, a manufacturer of self-service terminals, thus accelerating Pyramid’s growth rate...

Wirtgen Invest Acquires CHARLIE LIVING in Berlin from TROCKLAND
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, November 2020
Germany

Wirtgen Invest acquired residential quarter CHARLIE LIVING on Zimmerstraße in Berlin Mitte from TROCKLAND group in an off-market transaction. A team led by Dr. Peter Vocke, Partner at Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, advised Wirtgen Invest on the acquisition. The parties have agreed not to disclose the purchase price...

Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek Gains Dentons’ Berlin Employment Law Team
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, November 2020
Germany

Effective January 1, 2021, Dr. Utz Andelewski (47) will join Heuking’s Berlin office as an Equity Partner. He will be joined by his team comprised of Dr. Christopher Wiencke (33), Salaried Partner, Dr. Christoph Fröb (31, Senior Associate), and Stephan Nakszynski (29, Associate)...

Heuking Achieves Restructuring of ESPRIT Group by Means of Insolvency Plans
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, November 2020
Germany

Advised by a team of Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek led by Dr. Marc Scheunemann, Dusseldorf, and Prof. Dr. Georg Streit, Munich, the international fashion group Esprit succeeded in taking an important step towards restructuring...

Additional Funding Round: Neste Expands Commitment at SunFire
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, November 2020
Germany

Dr. Götz G. Karrer, Partner at Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, legally advised Neste on expanding its commitment at SunFire in an additional funding round. Publicly listed Neste Oyi, the world’s leading provider of renewable diesel fuel and sustainable aviation fuel and an expert in drop-in solutions for renewable chemicals, had already acquired a stake in German cleantech company SunFire in March 2020...

Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek Advises BAWOAG on the Largest Single Acquisition in its Corporate History
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, October 2020
Germany

A team led by Dr. Frank Baßler, Partner at Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek’s Stuttgart office, successfully advised WW Barrierefreies Wohnen GmbH & Co. KG aA (BAWOAG) on the acquisition of a property at Lake Seilersee in Iserlohn from Wohninvest group in an asset deal...

SALTO Systems acquires GANTNER Electronic Group from Ardian
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, October 2020
Germany

SALTO Systems, co-advised by Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, has acquired GANTNER Electronic Group, a pioneer in contactless electronic access management and time recording systems, from the private investment house Ardian. The Spanish SALTO Systems is a global leader in the development and manufacture of cutting-edge electronic access control solutions, particularly in security critical sectors...

Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek Advises Car Dealership AHG GRUPPE GmbH on a Syndicated Loan
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, October 2020
Germany

A team led by financing law partner Michael Neises advised AHG GRUPPE GmbH on negotiating and concluding a syndicated loan agreement to redesign its financing structure. In addition to refinancing existing loans, the consortium, consisting of various savings banks, provides in particular funds under the syndicated loan agreement for AHG GRUPPE’s continued expansion...

7C Solarparken Places Capital Increase with Heuking
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, October 2020
Germany

7C Solarparken AG successfully concluded a capital increase with issue proceeds of some EUR 10.3 million. A team led by Dr. Thorsten Kuthe, Partner at Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, advised 7C Solarparken on the capital increase. The issue proceeds from the capital increase are designed to contribute to financing of strategic 2020-2022 plan, which provides for portfolio growth...

Allgemeine Südboden Sells Office Project at Neue Balan Campus to Union Investment
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, October 2020
Germany

A team led by Dr. Carsten Schrader, Partner at Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, advised Allgemeine Südboden Grundbesitz AG on the sale of the projected office building “Neue Balan Haus 27” in Munich to Union Investment. Closing is scheduled for the beginning of March 2021. This is one of this year’s largest single transactions on the German office real estate market. Covering an area of some 8...

Heuking Advises Shareholders of Full-Service System House Elanity on the Sale to MCL
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, October 2020
Germany

A team led by Dr. Peter Christian Schmidt, Partner at the Hamburg office of Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, legally advised the shareholders of Elanity Network Partner GmbH on the sale of Elanity to MCL IT GmbH, a portfolio company of One Equity Partners...

Heuking Advises Deutsche Invest Mittelstand on the Acquisition of Sundwiger Messingwerk GmbH & Co. KG and The Miller Company
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, October 2020
Germany

Funds advised by Deutsche Invest Mittelstand acquired Sundwiger Messingwerk GmbH & Co. KG and The Miller Company from Diehl Stiftung & Co KG. A team led by Dr. Jörg aus der Fünten, Partner at Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, advised Deutsche Invest Mittelstand on the cross-border carve-out transaction. Sundwiger Messingwerk GmbH & Co. KG and The Miller Company, Inc...

New Partnership: Heuking and RWT Advise on Joint Venture of Booksellers
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, October 2020
Germany

Osiander, the traditional Tübingen-based bookseller, and Thalia Mayersche, created in mid-2019 when Thalia and Mayersche Buchhandlung merged, are establishing a strategic partnership via a joint sales company...

Additional Parts of Insolvent Billing Service Provider AvP Rescued – Noventi Health Takes Over Billing with Hospital Pharmacies
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, October 2020
Germany

In mid-September, billing service provider AvP Deutschland GmbH, advised by Heuking had filed for insolvency at Düsseldorf Local Court, which appointed Dr. Jan-Philipp Hoos as preliminary insolvency administrator. At the end of September, additional companies of AvP group, AvP Dienstleistung GmbH and holding company AvP Service AG, filed for insolvency...

Time is Brain: Oldenburger Land Control Center Equips its Rescue Vehicles with Digital Technology Advised by Heuking
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, October 2020
Germany

On October 13, 2020, following a Europe-wide invitation to bid, Oldenburger Land Control Center awarded the contract for a new digital documentation system. The system will control the data flow from rescue workers to treating physicians. The new technology enables rescue workers to quickly and efficiently record all necessary information on a tablet and transfer it to the relevant hospital...

Heuking Advises Dogado Group on the Acquisition of Profihost AG
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, October 2020
Germany

A Cologne-based team comprised of Dr. Pär Johansson and Tim Remmel advised dogado GmbH, a portfolio company of private equity fund Triton, on the acquisition of Profihost AG. dogado group includes the alfahosting, checkdomain, easyname, and busymouse brands...

Hamburg’s Oldest Wooden Ship Returns to Home Port with Heuking
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, October 2020
Germany

On October 7, 2020, Hamburg’s oldest wooden ship returned to the port of Hamburg. A 137-year-old pilot schooner, No. 5 Elbe certainly had an eventful history, but its most exciting day came on June 8, 2019: After having just been lavishly restored at EUR 1.7 million with federal funding, pilot schooner No. 5 Elbe collided with a container feeder ship at around 3 p.m...

Parts of Insolvent Billing Service Provider AvP are Taken Over by ARZ Haan Subsidiary
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, October 2020
Germany

In mid-September, billing service provider AvP Deutschland GmbH, advised by Heuking had filed for insolvency at Düsseldorf Local Court, which appointed Dr. Jan-Philipp Hoos as provisional insolvency administrator. At the end of September, additional companies of AvP group, AvP Dienstleistung GmbH and holding company AvP Service AG, filed for insolvency...

Heuking Assists MarketAxess with Acquisition of Regulatory Reporting Hub of Deutsche Börse Group
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, September 2020
Germany

A team led by Dirk W. Kolvenbach and Michael Pauli has provided legal advice to MarketAxess on the acquisition of the Regulatory Reporting Hub of Deutsche Börse Group. MarketAxess is acquiring the business via its wholly owned subsidiary in the Netherlands, Trax NL B.V...

DERECO Sells Nursing Home and Hotel in Velbert Advised by Heuking
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, September 2020
Germany

In an off-market transaction and on behalf of a Dutch family office, DERECO sold a nursing home in Velbert-Langenberg including the neighboring hotel to one of Patrizia AG’s healthcare funds. A team led by Dr. Sönke Görgens, Partner at Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, advised on the transaction...

Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek Advises Curavas GmbH on Company Establishment and First Funding Round
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, September 2020
Germany

A team led by Dr. Mathias Schröder, Partner at law firm Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek’s Munich office, advised Curavas GmbH on establishing the company and on its first funding round. As part of a capital increase, several well-known investors took out holdings in Curavas GmbH in the funding round...

Heuking Advises on Public Takeover Bid for S&O Beteiligungen AG
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, September 2020
Germany

With a team led by partner and capital market expert Dr. Thorsten Kuthe, Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek advised BluGreen Company Limited as bidder in the public takeover bid for S&O Beteiligungen AG. BluGreen had gained control of S&O Beteiligungen and thus published a bid document approved by the German Federal Financial Supervisory Authority (BaFin) on September 18...

Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek Advises Organic Garden AG on the Participation of an Investor and the Creation of Authorized Capital
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, September 2020
Germany

Dr. Mathias Schröder, Partner at law firm Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek’s Munich office, provided lead counsel to Organic Garden AG on the participation of an investor in 2020. In addition to a cash capital increase in connection with the investor’s entry, authorized capital was also created...

Heuking Advises 4basebio on Takeover Bid by Sparta AG
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, September 2020
Germany

A Heuking team led by capital markets expert Dr. Thorsten Kutheadvised 4basebio AG on a takeover bid by Sparta AG. Sparta AG issued a voluntary public takeover offer to all 4basebio shareholders to buy their shares at EUR 2.00 per share...

Heuking Advises Consortium Including STRABAG and Meridiam on Financing of A49 PPP Highway Project
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, September 2020
Germany

A team led by Sandra Pfister, a partner at Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek based in Hamburg, successfully advised A 49 Autobahngesellschaft mbH & Co. KG, and its shareholders STRABAG Infrastrukturprojekt GmbH and Meridiam Investments SAS on the financing of the A49 PPP motorway project...

Heuking Advises the Founders of Software Provider MACH AG on Merger with Main Capital
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, September 2020
Germany

The founding family of MACH AG sold the majority of its company to software investor Main Capital. A team led by Dr. Stefan Duhnkrack, Partner at Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, advised the Müller-Ontjes founding family, who will remain active co-owners of MACH AG, on the merger. The parties agreed not to disclose the purchase price...

Major German Healthcare Billing Service Provider Files for Insolvency
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, September 2020
Germany

Billing service provider AvP Deutschland GmbH, advised by Heuking, has filed for insolvency at Düsseldorf Local Court. The crisis was caused by operational difficulties, which led to the financing partners losing trust in the company. In recent months, the company had already parted ways with a senior manager responsible for the division. A team led by insolvency lawyer Dr...

Sustainable Growth Strategy: VR Equitypartner Takes Out Interest in aku.automation
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, September 2020
Germany

A team led by Dr. Rainer Herschlein, Partner at Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, advised VR Equitypartner GmbH on acquiring a significant minority interest in aku.automation, a specialist for industrial image processing...

Warburg-HIH Acquires Four Daycare Center Project Developments for Special Fund “Zukunft Invest”
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, August 2020
Germany

A team led by Dr. Sönke Görgens, Partner at Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, advised Warburg-HIH Invest Real Estate on the acquisition of four daycare center project developments in North Rhine-Westphalia for its open-end special fund “Zukunft Invest” that was launched at the beginning of the year. The team led by Görgens performed legal and tax due diligence for the acquisitions...

Private Equity Investor DPE Acquires Majority Stake in B Plus L with Heuking
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, August 2020
Germany

A team led by Dr. Peter Christian Schmidt, Partner at Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek’s Hamburg office, legally advised funds advised by Deutsche Private Equity Management III GmbH (“DPE”) on the acquisition of majority stakes in B plus L Infra Log GmbH (“B plus L”) and Defoxx GmbH. With joint investments in new business areas, DPE will support B plus L group in its expansion...

Heuking Team Led by Ute Jasper Accompanies Europe’s Largest Tram-Train Tender
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, August 2020
Germany

Dr. Ute Jasper, Dr. Christopher Marx, and Dr. Laurence M. Westen, Partners in Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek’s public procurement law team, are advising six German and Austrian transportation companies on the awarding of contracts for 504 regional light rail vehicles...

Sodecia Acquires Assets and Business Activities of BCT
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, August 2020
Germany

A team led by Dr. Hermann Ali Hinderer, Partner at the Stuttgart office, legally advised Sodecia Group on the acquisition of the assets and business activities of B&B Holding GmbH & Co. KG and BRAUN CarTec GmbH (jointly BCT)...

Heuking Advises KIRK KAPITAL A/S / Scanmetals A/S on Acquiring the Majority in Scanmetals Deutschland GmbH
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, July 2020
Germany

A team led by Dr. Jörg Schewe, Partner at Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek in Hamburg, advised Danish recycling company Scanmetals A/S and its investor KIRK KAPITAL A/S on the acquisition of 85% of the shares in non-affiliated Scanmetals Deutschland GmbH...

Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek Advises SEMODU on the Sale of the “Small Olympic Village” Real Estate Project in Berlin
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, July 2020
Germany

A team led by Stuttgart-based Partner Dr. Juliane Reichelt advised SEMODU Olympisches Dorf Entwicklungsgesellschaft 1 mbH on the sale of all shares in the three project companies “Olympisches Dorf B3”. The seller is a subsidiary of SEMODU AG...

Heuking Advises German Startups Group on Merger with SGT Capital
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, July 2020
Germany

A team led by Dr. Thorsten Kuthe, Partner at Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, advised venture capital investor German Startups Group (GSG) on its merger with SGT Capital Pte. Ltd, a global alternative investment and private equity asset manager. The merger is subject to the approval of German Startups Group’s annual general meeting that will be held on August 7, 2020...

Heuking Advises The Grounds Real Estate Development AG on the Acquisition of Capstone Opportunities AG by Way of Capital Increase Against Contribution in Kind
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, July 2020
Germany

A team led by Dr. Thorsten Kuthe, capital market expert at Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek in Cologne, advised The Grounds Real Estate Development AG on the acquisition of 89.9% of the shares of Capstone Opportunities AG in return for the issue of new shares. As a result of the capital measure, the share capital of The Grounds will increase by EUR 2,700,000 to EUR 17,805,517...

State of Baden-Württemberg to Invest Billions in New Double-Decker Trains – Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek Advises on the Award Procedure
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, July 2020
Germany

The Ministry of Transport in Baden-Württemberg intends to address the expected increase in the number of passengers over the next few years by adding up to 130 electric double-decker multiple-unit trains. Via the State Institute for Rail Vehicles, it is therefore purchasing 130 new double-decker trains for some EUR 1.6 billion...

Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek Advises Chinese Mengtai Group on the Acquisition of the European apt Group
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, July 2020
Germany

The apt Group is one of the leading company groups in the European aluminum industry. The group manufactures and refines high-quality aluminum profiles at four locations in Germany, the Netherlands and the Czech Republic...

State of Baden-Württemberg to Invest Billions in New Double-Decker Trains – Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek Advises on the Award Procedure
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, July 2020
Germany

The Ministry of Transport in Baden-Württemberg intends to address the expected increase in the number of passengers over the next few years by adding up to 130 electric double-decker multiple-unit trains. Via the State Institute for Rail Vehicles, it is therefore purchasing 130 new double-decker trains for some EUR 1.6 billion...

DATAGROUP Invests in Start-up Cloudeteer, Assisted by Heuking
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, June 2020
Germany

IT service provider DATAGROUP acquired 24 percent of the shares of Cloudeteer, a cloud native start-up, and obtained an option for the remaining 76 percent of the shares. A team led by Dr. Rainer Herschlein, Partner at Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, advised DATAGROUP on the transaction...

amalphi AG Shareholders’ Meeting Resolves Capital Measures for the Acquisition of Medondo AG
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, June 2020
Germany

A team led by capital markets lawyer Dr. Thorsten Kuthe, Partner at Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, advised amalphi AG in connection with the acquisition of all shares in medondo AG, including all preparatory reorganization measures. Today, the shareholders’ meeting of amalphi AG resolved the capital measures required for the acquisition, thus paving the way for the transaction...

Heuking Advises on the Sale of PETCYCLE and LOGICYCLE to Genossenschaft Deutscher Brunnen
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, June 2020
Germany

A team led by Dr. Rainer Herschlein, Partner at Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, advised PETCYCLE E.A.G. GmbH & Co. KG on the sale of PETCYCLE GmbH and LOGICYCLE GmbH to Genossenschaft Deutscher Brunnen e.G. (GDB). The transaction will bundle know-how and expertise in packaging and create synergies. Both companies’ employees will be retained...

Heuking Advises SANHA on Adaptation of a Corporate Bond
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, June 2020
Germany

A team led by Dr. Thorsten Kuthe advised SANHA GmbH & Co KG on adapting its 2013/2023 corporate bond. The bondholders’ meeting had approved the adaptation concept in agreement with management and the joint representative, One Square Advisory Services GmbH...

Heuking Reinforces Business Service Units: Rahel Skau Becomes Head of Legal Tech and Digitalization
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, June 2020
Germany

Effective June 1, Rahel Skau will join Heuking and assume the position of Head of Legal Tech and Digitalization. The newly created position takes account of the increasing digitalization of legal advisory services and is intended to further increase the law firm’s innovative strength and implementation speed at the interface of advisory offerings and business processes...

 

 


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