Schoenherr received the award for its advisory work on Starwood Capital's public takeover offer for CA Immo. The Schoenherr team advising Starwood on all legal aspects of the transaction and as a representative towards the Austrian Takeover Commission, was led by Christian Herbst (partner) and Sascha Schulz (counsel). They were supported by Peter Feyl (partner), Maximilian Lang (partner), Alfred Amann (attorney at law), Marco Thorbauer (counsel) as well as Volker Weiss (partner) and Pawel Kulak (attorney at law).
"Our corporate/M&A team advised on some of the most impactful deals in Austria in 2021, and we are proud to receive this award for our involvement in Starwood Capital's public takeover offer for CA Immo," said Roman Perner, co-head of Schoenherr's corporate/M&A practice. "Versatile deals like this showcase our team's strong expertise and our all-encompassing advisory in close cooperation with specialist colleagues from other practice groups at Schoenherr."
CEE Legal Matters' CEE Deal of the Year Awards recognise the largest and most important deals in CEE. Law firms are nominated based on deals submitted for consideration. A two-tiered panel of prominent lawyers from across the region evaluates the submissions based on deal complexity, size, and market significance.