Schoenherr advised a consortium of owners of Pivovarna Laško, d.d. ("Laško"), Slovenia's leading brewery group, in the sale of their combined holdings of over 51% in Laško to Heineken International B.V., part of the Netherlands-based brewing group.

In their second watershed announcement in two weeks, Dentons revealed today that the firm is enhancing its CEE presence in Budapest with the hire of longtime White & Case partners István Réczicza, Rob Irving and Edward Keller who join approximately 30 others partners, associates and legal professionals.

On The Move

Wednesday, 15 April 2015 Written by

Bringing you the latest moves from some of the biggest players in our markets!

Schoenherr appoints arbitration lawyer Leon Kopecky as counsel in their Vienna office. Kopecky gained previous experience in international commercial and investment arbitration, international litigation, and compliance matters.

Paul Hastings LLP, a leading global law firm, announced today that leveraged finance partner Luke McDougall will join the London office as a partner in the Corporate practice. Mr. McDougall will be joining from Ashurst, where he is a partner in the banking group.

Dentons Baku has advised KBR, a leading technology, engineering, procurement and construction giant, on a joint venture agreement to establish a new engineering and support services company in Azerbaijan. The agreement was signed on 18 March 2015 with the State Oil Company of Azerbaijan Republic (SOCAR).