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BEITEN BURKHARDT Advises Hanns Glass GmbH & Co. KG on the Sale of All Shareholdings

Dusseldorf, 11 April 2018 – The international law firm BEITEN BURKHARDT has advised the family owners of Hanns Glass GmbH & Co. KG on the sale of all its shareholdings to Freudenberg Group. It was agreed not to disclose the purchase price.

Hanns Glass GmbH & Co. KG was founded in the 1930s and has approx. 300 employees at three sites in Germany and the Czech Republic. A previous family enterprise, the company is considered a major manufacturer of car carpets and floor mats in Germany.

Freudenberg Group is a globally operating, family-owned technology company operating, among other things as supplier in the automotive industry. The group of enterprises has more than 48,000 employees in around 60 countries worldwide. Through the strategic acquisition of Hanns Glass GmbH Freudenberg Group fills a gap in the field of car inlay mats and, thus, further diversifies its Portfolio.

For quite some time, BEITEN BURKHARDT has advised the family owners of Hanns Glass GmbH & Co. KG on any legal issues arising from their entrepreneurial activities. Also this time the law firm's expert team has assisted with all stages of the transaction, rendering comprehensive legal advice on all relevant fields of law.

Advisor to family owners of Hanns Glass GmbH & Co. KG
Dusseldorf Partners Nico Frielinghaus, Dr Martin Rappert and Thomas Seipel advised on M&A and Corporate Law, Thomas Herten on Real Estate Law, Henrik Lüthge and Dr Stephen Lampert on Environmental Law as well as Christian Schenk and Of Counsel Thomas Bula on Tax / Financial Law.

Contact
Dr Martin Rappert
Phone: +49 211 51 89 89 – 185
E-mail: Martin.Rappert@bblaw.com

Christian Schenk
Phone: +49 211 51 89 89 – 124
E-mail: Christian.Schenk@bblaw.com

Public Relations
Frauke Reuther
Phone: +49 69 75 60 95 – 570
E-mail: Frauke.Reuther@bblaw.com


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Dr. Stephen Lampert_Experte_BEITEN BURKHARDT

Dr Stephen Lampert

Lawyer, Licensed Specialist for Administrative Law

Partner

Thomas_Herten_Experte_BEITEN_BURKHARDT

Thomas Herten

Lawyer, LL.M.

Partner

Nico_Frielinghaus_Experte_BEITEN_BURKHARDT

Nico Frielinghaus

Lawyer, Tax Advisor

Partner

Christian_Schenk_Experte_BEITEN_BURKHARDT

Christian Schenk

Tax Advisor

Partner

Dr. Martin_Rappert_Experte_BEITEN_BURKHARDT

Dr Martin Rappert

Lawyer, MBA

Partner

Katrin_Lüdtke_Experte_BEITEN_BURKHARDT

Katrin Lüdtke

Lawyer, Licensed Specialist for Administrative Law

Partner