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M&A & Corporate

Kinstellar continues its Sofia expansion with the appointment of three senior lawyers

February 2020 – Kinstellar is pleased to announce that Atanas Mihaylov has joined its team in Sofia as Managing Associate and that Zornitsa Georgieva and Maya Medzhedelieva have joined as Senior Associates, further enabling the firm to manage complex...

Kinstellar advises SWISS INSUREVOLUTION PARTNERS on acquisition of life and non-life insurance portfolios from Basler Group

January 2020 – Kinstellar advised Youplus Insurance International AG and myLife Lebensversicherung AG, members of SWISS INSUREVOLUTION PARTNERS insurance group, on the acquisition of the Czech and Slovak life and non-life insurance contract portfolios...

Kinstellar advises Slovak mobile navigation developer Sygic on its planned cooperation with EUROWAG

January 2020 – Kinstellar has advised the Slovak company Sygic, a leading developer of car and truck mobile GPS navigation technology, on its strategic cooperation with the Czech company EUROWAG and their mutual M&A process.
Sygic is one...

Kinstellar advises on acquisition of Lighthouse Towers

January 2020 – Kinstellar has successfully advised Star Capital Investments on the acquisition of Lighthouse Towers in Prague’s Holešovice, a grade A office building.
The seller was a German institutional real estate fund DEKA Immobilien....

Kinstellar advises PORTIVA on Ivančice retail centre acquisition

January 2020 – Kinstellar has acted as legal counsel to PORTIVA in connection with the acquisition of a retail centre in Ivančice, South Moravia, Czech Republic. The centre boasts a sales area of 5,000 m2, while long-standing tenants include the clothing...

Kinstellar advises on acquisition of Haná Olomouc retail centre

December 2019 – Kinstellar has successfully advised Star Capital Investments on the sale of the Haná Olomouc retail centre to CZECH REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT FUND.
The centre welcomes more than 3 million visitors each year; long-standing tenants...

Kinstellar’s team in Ukraine advises local agribusiness MAIS on the establishment of joint venture with a strategic US investor, Remington Seeds

December 2019 – Kinstellar has acted as Ukrainian legal counsel to the leading Ukrainian seed producer MAIS in connection with the establishment of a joint venture with a strategic investor, the US company Remington Seeds – the largest third-party...

Kinstellar advises Bain & Cinven-backed STADA Arzneimittel on acquisition of Walmark

November 2019 – Kinstellar advised STADA Arzneimittel on the acquisition of Walmark, a leading manufacturer of consumer health products in Central Europe from Mid Europa Partners for an undisclosed amount. The transaction is subject to merger control...

Kinstellar advises on the acquisition of Galerie Butovice in Prague

October 2019 – Kinstellar has successfully advised INVESTIKA realitní fond, OPF (Czech real estate fund) on the acquisition and refinancing of the Galerie Butovice, shopping centre in Prague 5, from funds managed by Cromwell Property Group.
The...

Kinstellar advises on the acquisition of the largest logistics centre in the Czech Republic

October 2019 – Kinstellar has successfully advised South Korean institutional investor managed by Roebuck Asset Management in relation to the acquisition of the 125,000m² purpose-built modern facility let to Amazon with BREEAM Excellent rating. The...