Mergers and Acquisitions

  • Mergers and Acquisitions, Transaction

    2021

    Wikborg Rein assists with the acquisition of Dokobit Technologies, UAB

    We have assisted Nordic Capital and its portfolio company Signicat AS with the purchase of 100 % of the shares in the Lithuanian company Dokobit Technologies, UAB.

  • China, Mergers and Acquisitions

    2021

    Wikborg Rein has assisted Chinese M&G Stationery in its acquisition of Norwegian company Beckmann

    We are proud to announce that we have assisted Chinese stationery giant and listed company M&G in its acquisition of Beckmann, the Norwegian premium schoolbag brand.

  • Transaction, Mergers and Acquisitions

    2021

    Wikborg Rein has assisted Summa Equity with the acquisition of Holdbart AS

    We have assisted Summa Equity with the acquisition of the majority of the shares in Holdbart AS.

  • Transaction, Mergers and Acquisitions

    2021

    Wikborg Rein has assisted Stadtwerke München GmbH ("SWM") with the acquisition of an ownership interest in Roan wind farm

    We have assisted SWM with the acquisition of an ownership interest of 29.4% in Roan wind farm, the second largest wind farm in Norway.

  • Transaction

    2021

    Wikborg Rein assists with the sale of Byggesystemer Norge AS

    Wikborg Rein is pleased to have acted as legal advisor to the shareholders of Byggesystemer Norge AS in connection with the sale of 100% of the shares in the company to Renta Norway AS.

  • Financing, Ranking, Capital Markets, Mergers and Acquisitions, Dispute Resolution, Litigation and Arbitration, Oil and gas, Intellectual Property, Shipping Offshore, Fisheries and Aquaculture, Financial Regulation, Competition law, M&A, Employment Law, Renewable energy

    2021

    Chambers Europe 2021

    We are pleased to announce that Wikborg Rein is consolidating our strong position in the Chambers Europe 2021 Guide launched today.

  • Transaction, M&A

    2021

    We have assisted Norsk Hydro ASA

    Wikborg Rein has assisted Norsk Hydro ASA with an agreement to sell its rolled products business for a purchase price of EUR 1,380 million to KPS Capital Partners.

  • Ranking, Financing, Capital Markets, Mergers and Acquisitions, Dispute Resolution, Litigation and Arbitration, Oil and gas, Intellectual Property, Shipping Offshore

    2021

    Top ranked in Chambers Global 2021

    We are happy to announce that it is once again confirmed by Chambers and Partners that Wikborg Rein is top ranked in Chambers Global 2021.

  • Mergers and Acquisitions

    2020

    Wikborg Rein assisting Antin in their acquisition of DESS Aquaculture Shipping AS

    DESS is an aquaculture logistics company with a fleet of 14 wellboats, harvesting vessels and service vessels (including four vessels under construction) operating in Australia, Canada, Norway and Scotland.

  • Mergers and Acquisitions

    2020

    Wikborg Rein assist Tronox with the acquisition of TiZir Titanium & Iron

    Wikborg Rein assist together with Cleary Gottlieb and Credit Suisse the international mining and chemical group Tronox with the acquisition of TiZir Titanium & Iron from Eramet.

  • Mergers and Acquisitions, Tax Law, COVID-19

    2020

    Governmental support in the coronavirus situation

    The following gives an overview over the most relevant temporary measures put in place by the Norwegian government to mitigate the effects of the ongoing Covid19 situation with respect to the Norwegian industry and commerce. This article is last updated 20 March 2020 12:00 (CET). Please note that changes to the below-outlined measures may be made quickly, and that new measures are continuously being evaluated and put into force.

  • Mergers and Acquisitions

    2020

    Wikborg Rein advising in the sale of EcoOnline

    Wikborg Rein advised Summa Equity and Viking Venture with the sale of EcoOnline to Goldman Sachs Merchant Banking Division and Summa Equity Fund II.

  • China, Mergers and Acquisitions

    2019

    Wikborg Rein assisted Elkem ASA in the aqusition of Polysil

    Wikborg Rein has proudly assisted Elkem ASA in one of the largest acquisitions ever conducted by a Norwegian-based company in China.

  • Mergers and Acquisitions

    2019

    Ingeborg V. Aavatsmark: New Partner in Oslo

    We are very pleased to announce that Ingeborg V. Aavatsmark has been appointed as Partner in Wikborg Rein effective as from 2020 when she returns from parental leave.

  • Transaction

    2018

    Wikborg Rein assisting Hunter Group and Dwellop

    We have assisted Hunter Group ASA in connection with its acquisition of up to seven VLCC Shipbuilding contracts and a private placement of NOK 520,000,000.

  • Transaction

    2018

    Wikborg Rein contributes to the realisation of the 200 MW Tonstad wind farm

    We have assisted the renewable energy fund manager SUSI in their acquisition of 80% of the shares in Tonstad Vindpark AS, a company holding a license to build and operate the 200 MW Tonstad wind farm in Norway.