Baker McKenzie acted as lead legal counsel to MHP SE
The Kyiv office of Baker McKenzie acted as lead legal counsel to MHP SE, a leading international agro-industrial group, on its acquisition of PerutninaPtuj, international meat-processing company and the largest producer of poultry meat and poultry meat products in Southeast Europe.
Baker McKenzie's team was led by Viacheslav Yakymchuk, partner in the Baker McKenzie's Kyiv office with key input from London-based senior corporate associate Robert Gray and corporate associate Alyona Furda in the Kyiv office of Baker McKenzie. The team also included antitrust and competition associate Anita Lukaschek in Vienna and corporate associate OlenaSerpukhovitina in Kyiv. ODI, an independent corporate law firm in South East Europe, acted as MHP's counsel in Slovenia, Serbia, Croatia and Macedonia.