Industrials

We offer our clients expertise across every practice area and cross-border experience within the manufacturing and industrial services sector. Our team brings a wealth of experience in the legal areas critical to success in this highly competitive environment, including corporate, employment, environment, international trade and investment, litigation, intellectual property, and tax issues. Ellex Valiunas has worked with a diverse range of manufacturing clients that includes major companies in industrial machinery, tools, lumber production, construction, cement and metal fabrication.
Key projects in the field

Key contact

Dovilė Greblikienė

Partner

+370 52681875
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Key projects in the field

We assisted HeidelbergCement in the acquisition of shares in AB Akmenes cementas
HeidelbergCement Northern Europe is one of the largest building materials manufacturers worldwide. We assisted in it acquisition of a minority stake in AB Akmenes cementas, which is one of the largest companies in the Baltic region and the only cement manufacturer in Lithuania. We assisted the client with all Lithuanian aspects of the deal.
We assisted in the creation of Europe’s major parquet flooring manufacturing group
BOEN AS was a major international manufacturer of parquet flooring. We helped Bauwerk Holding AG, another major player in this field, to acquire 100% shares in BOEN AS from Johan G. Olsen AS. This acquisition resulted in a merger creating the major pan-European Bauwerk Boen Group with combined multimillion sales. We assisted our client to cope with various Lithuanian legal issues, performed due diligence of several subsidiaries, contributed to the main agreement of the transaction and gave strategic advice on the further development of production.
We assisted Polair Group to acquire Snaige AB, the only refrigerator producer in the Baltics
Snaige AB is the only refrigerator manufacturer in the Baltic region with a pan-European presence and listed on NASDAQ OMX Vilnius stock exchange. We assisted our client, Polair Group, to acquire 59.86% of Snaige’s shares along with its convertible bonds. They were acquired from investment funds KJK Fund, Amber Trust, Firebird Republics Fund Ltd and Firebird Avrora Fund Ltd. We also advised our client in a subsequent implementation of a mandatory tender offer for the re-purchase of remaining 40 % shares; of which 31.24% were acquired.