Mergers & Acquisitions

We advise our clients on the whole gamut of issues related to the acquisition and sale of enterprises, including public take-overs, acquisition financing, and management buy-outs and management buy-ins. Our advice and support in contractual, corporate, tax and labour law issues is specifically tailored to the requirements of each transaction. We negotiate and draft the agreements in German, English, and French. We have extensive M & A experience specifically in the fields of media, logistics, insurance and banking, and in the food and beverages industry.

Our services

  • drafting and negotiating the documentation
  • merger control proceedings
  • private equity and venture capital transactions
  • management buy-out transactions and leveraged buy-out transactions
  • drafting and negotiating joint venture agreements
  • advising management boards and supervisory boards
  • takeover law

Expertise & Experience

  • representation of Österreichische Post AG in its acquisition of the Linz-based full service scanning provider EMD - Elektronische- und Mikrofilm-Dokumentationssysteme Ges.m.b.H.
  • representation of Moser Holding AG ("Tiroler Tageszeitung") in its acquisition of "Wiener Bezirkszeitung" (Mader Zeitschriftenverlagsgesellschaft m.b.H.)
  • representation of Österreichische Post AG in its acquisition of Systemlogistik Distribution GmbH, one of the leading Austrian fulfilment service providers in the field of webshop logistics
  • representation of Moser Holding AG and Schlüsselverlag J.S. Moser GmbH in the sale of its cable business (Telesystem Tirol Gesellschaft m.b.H. & Co KG) to UPC Austria GmbH