White & Case and Ellex Raidla have advised Legrand on its acquisition of Ensto Building Systems from Finnish electrical solution provider Ensto. Procope & Hornborg advised the seller.
Financial details of the transaction were not disclosed.
According to White & Case, Legrand’s primary areas of focus are electrical and digital building infrastructures. The company is active in nearly 90 countries and it employs more than 36,700 people as of 2020.
White & Case’s team included Warsaw-based Local Partner Marek Sawicki; Prague-based Local Partner Jan Jakoubek; London-based Partners Alan Burke, Nicholas Greenacre, Peita Menon, Will Smith, and Helen Joseph, and Counsel Paul Harrington; Helsinki-based Partner Timo Airisto and Associates Asta Tukiainen and Samuel Salmivirta; Madrid-based Partner Juan Manuel de Remedios and Local Partner Carlos Daroca; Paris-based Partners Hugues Mathez, Clara Hainsdorf, and Alexandre Jaurett; New York-based Partner Henrik Patel; Brussels-based Partner Axel Schulz; and Stockholm-based Partner Martin Jarvengren.
Ellex Raidla’s team consisted of Partner Risto Vahimets, Advocates Julia Kisseljova and Hanna Pahk, Tax Advisor Dmitri Rozenblat, and Lawyers Karin Tartu and Eliis Mets.
Procope & Hornborg’s team consisted of Partners Petri Kyllonen, Pia Tanskanen, Ismo Hentula, Asta Siponen, and Lotta Uusitalo, Counsel Tomi Haapman, Associates Sonja Heinonen, Sampsa Perttunen, Nora Hietanen, Katariina Rontu, and Helena Wist, and Trainees Hilma Laamanen, Leo Varttala, and Sari Oravainen.