Cerha Hempel Spiegelfeld Hlawati has announced that dual-qualified Anti-Trust specialist Anna Wolf-Posch has joined the firm as Partner.
Life Sciences expert Gabriela Staber has been appointed Partner at CMS in Austria.
CHSH has advised the Acron Group on the sale of the Wien Westbahnhof A3 commercial property at BahnhofCity Wien West to the REAL I.S. Group, which was represented by Eversheds Sutherland.
Fellner Wratzfeld & Partner has advised the Wienerberger Group on its acquisition of the Brenner brick factory from by Ziegelwerk Brenner, F. Wirth Gesellschaft GmbH, which was represented by Aschmann & Pfandl.
Dorda has advised the Sazka Group, a Czech based lottery and gaming group, on the acquisition of shares of Casinos Austria held by Leipnik-Lundenburg Invest Beteiligungs AG and UNIQA Beteiligungs-Holding GmbH.
Herbst Kinsky has advised Miracor Medical Systems GmbH on its cross-border merger and subsequent EUR 25 million financing round with Miracor Medical SA. The latter was represented by Laga, a Belgian law firm.
PHH Rechtsanwalte has advised CIDAN Machinery Sweden AB on the acquisition of all shares of Forstner Maschinenbau GmbH.
Wolf Theiss Founding Partner Andreas Theiss has received the Golden Medal of Merit for the Republic of Austria, one of the highest state awards in the country.
Brandl & Talos has advised the shareholders of Viennese biotech company Themis Bioscience GmbH on a Series C Financing Round. One of the shareholders, the Global Health Investment Fund, was also advised by DLA Piper, while Themis Bioscience was represented by Herbst Kinsky.
Fellner Wratzfeld & Partner has successfully represented the Timber Industry section of the Upper Austrian Economic Chamber in its opposition to an attempt to repeal the membership fee regulation in the Chamber made to the Austrian Constitutional Court.
Former Wolf Theiss Partner Benjamin Twardosz and two associates have moved to CHSH Cerha Hempel Spiegelfeld Hlawati in Vienna.
Schoenherr has advised Zurich-listed Liechtensteinische Landesbank AG on its EUR 185 million acquisition of Semper Constantia Privatbank AG.
Herbst Kinsky has advised longstanding client Hookipa Biotech AG in connection with an oversubscribed series C financing round in the amount of EUR 50 million.
Graf & Pitkowitz has advised the Fleissner Group on the sale of the Fachmarktzentrum Deutschlandsberg retail park, which arose in 2000 from a joint venture between the Fleissner Group and the Kuess Group. The Kuess Group was advised by the Friedrich Schubert law firm, and the buyer, TH Real Estate, which acquired the park for the Austria Property Fund, reportedly was counseled by Baker McKenzie.
SCWP Schindhelm has advised Upper Austrian housing company WAG Wohnungsanlagengesellschaft on its acquisition of Vienna's KALLCO Group project and property developer. The Lattenmayer, Luks & Enzinger firm reportedly advised the seller on the deal.
Schoenherr is advising BUWOG AG on Vonovia SE's voluntary public takeover bid of the company. Vonovia is being advised by Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer, with Clifford Chance Germany and Austria's Weber & Co. advising JP Morgan on debt financing provided to Vonovia to support the transaction.
CHSH Cerha Hempel Spiegelfeld Hlawati has advised red-stars.com data AG on the expansion of its M2M telecoms segment by means of an acquisition of a 50% stake in Freeeway GmbH and on the capital increase by subsidiary Machine & Voice Communication GmbH resulting from a new investment by KLK Holding Ltd.
Fellner Wratzfeld & Partner has advised Semper Constantia Privatbank Aktiengesellschaft on the takeover of 100% of its share capital by Liechtensteinische Landesbank AG.