Mergers & Acquisitions

Our attorneys advise on M&A deals in all industry sectors, with special focus on information technology, transport and infrastructure, retail, and healthcare. We advise local and international clients on all phases of a deal, from general corporate and tax structuring to assistance with closing and post-closing integration issues. We assist our clients with carrying out due diligence reviews, drafting transaction documents and negotiations.

Our experienced team involves experts from adjacent areas like intellectual property, employment, competition, and tax, which allows us to propose workable solutions even for the most complex deals. Many of our team members have been ranked by the leading law directories Chambers Global, Legal 500 and IFLR1000.

Examples

  • Advising the management of Nortal Group on the buy-out of shares from an investment fund managed by Enterprise Investors and LHV pension funds.
  • Advising the majority shareholder on the sale of its stake in Ha Serv, the leading Estonian manufacturer of thermal wood products, to a private equity fund managed by Livonia Partners.
  • Advising a local transportation company Navirail on the sale of a freight and passenger route between Paldiski (Estonia) and Hanko (Finland) to Northern Europe‚Äôs largest shipping and logistics group DFDS.

Services

We advise and represent clients in the following areas:

  • share and asset deals
  • legal and tax due diligence
  • merger control
  • leveraged and management buyouts
  • joint ventures
  • shareholder agreements
  • shareholder disputes
  • corporate governance