McDermott, Will & Emery, jointly with Ashurst, successfully represented Camfil Holding in the acquisition of the Handte Group, which consists of entities in Germany and subsidiaries in Switzerland, the Czech Republic, and China.
The Swedish Camfil group is the world's largest dust collection factory and produces air filters and clean air solutions. The Handte group is the leading German manufacturer and provider of environmental engineering products, filter technology processes and air pollution control applications. With more than 120 years of experience, the company is a recognized specialist in exhaust air purification for a wide range of manufacturing industries.
The McDermott team included Corporate Partner Nikolaus von Jacobs and Associate Matthias Weingut, as well as Labor & Employment Partner Paul Melot de Beauregard and Associate Maximilian Baur. The acquisition is expected to be closed in the first quarter this year.