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BINDER GRÖSSWANG Rechtsanwälte GmbH

Corporate/M&A

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What the team is known for

Widely praised for its strength in both domestic and cross-border M&A transactions. Advises on both the buy and sell sides and is well versed in private equity-led deals. Assists noteworthy Austrian and international clients with local and multi-jurisdictional restructurings, joint ventures, squeeze-outs and shareholder agreements. Also advises on corporate governance matters. Active across a range of sectors, including automotive, financial services and pharmaceuticals.

Strengths

Clients appreciate the team's dedication, stating: "The team is great at handling difficult situations. They are highly motivated, reliable and always a pleasure to work with."

Another interviewee compliments the team's communication skills, saying: "The service always meets our needs. We get prompt responses and friendly conversation."

Work highlights

Assisted Mayr-Melnhof with its EUR275 million acquisition of TANN.

Notable practitioners

Florian Khol advises on public and private M&A in the heavy industry as well as chemical and consumer goods. Clients say: "He is a goal-oriented, flexible, strong communicator and leader."

Michael Kutschera is an experienced lawyer who supports clients from the automotive and energy sectors with cross-border transactions and corporate advice.

Thomas Schirmer regularly acts on major international transactions including private equity deals, across a range of sectors spanning financing, automotive and IT. One impressed client states: "Schirmer possesses comprehensive experience, a high communication ability and negotiation skills far above average. We were also enormously impressed by his exceptional engagement and solution orientation."

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Overview

FOCUS M&A

Private mergers, disposals and acquisitions of companies, businesses and assets, auction processes (both on the buy and sell side), public takeover offers, private equity/venture capital, leveraged buy-outs and management buy-outs, corporate finance, privatisations, distressed M&A and reorganisations, strategic alliances and joint venture agreements, syndication, shareholders and voting agreements.

FOCUS CORPORATE

National and cross-border reorganisations such as mergers, reconstructions, spin-offs, divestitures, tax-driven reorganisations, corporate housekeeping, proxy contests, compliance, corporate governance, preparation of and representation in shareholders' meetings, advising of executive bodies (Managing Board, Supervisory Board), private trusts

FOCUS COMMERCIAL

Commercial contracts with a focus on cross-border projects, distribution contracts, outsourcing projects, bidding agreements in international invitations to tender, long-term service and supply contracts

Members

Gassner, Gottfried

Hable, Andreas

Khol, Florian

Kutschera, Michael

Schirmer, Thomas

Clients

Ardian PE

Borealis

Crocs S.A.

Daimler

Diners Club

ImmobilienScout24

Magna International Europe

Novartis

Novomatic

Volksbanken

Industries

Banks

Commercial & Professional Services

Energy

Private Clients / Individuals

Real Estate

Corporate/M&A Department

BINDER GRÖSSWANG Rechtsanwälte GmbH

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Sterngasse 13

Vienna

Vienna

Austria

A-1010

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Austria

Corporate/M&A


Florian Khol
Band 3
Michael Kutschera
Band 3
Thomas Schirmer
Band 2