The law firm SZA Schilling, Zutt & Anschütz has advised Uniwheels Holding (Malta) Ltd. (Uniwheels Holding) with its corporate seat in Sliema, Malta, on negotiations with Superior Industries International Inc. (Superior) listed on the New York Stock Exchange and with its corporate seat in Michigan, United States of America, and on the conclusion of an Irrevocable Undertaking. Accordingly, Uniwheels Holding has irrevocably undertaken to tender its block of shares of approx. 61,3% of the share capital of Uniwheels AG (Uniwheels), a German stock corporation listed on the Warsaw Stock Exchange, with its corporate seat in Bad Dürkheim, Germany, with respect to a public takeover bid. Both, German and Polish takeover laws were applicable.
SZA Schilling, Zutt & Anschütz provided legal advice throughout the entire transaction process. A team of the law firm Sołtysiński Kawecki & Szlęzak, Warsaw, Poland, advised on pertinent questions of the Polish capital markets law. In-house, the transaction was managed by the Head of the Legal Department of Uniwheels Holding, Ms. Heike Pfleger.
Lawyers involved of SZA Schilling, Zutt & Anschütz were the partners Dr. Heino Rück and Dr. Stefan Zeyher (both M&A/corporate and capital markets law, both lead counsel), counsel Dr. Stephanie Birmanns (antitrust law) and senior associate Dr. Matthias Heusel (M&A/corporate and capital markets law).
The team of Sołtysiński Kawecki & Szlęzak consisted of the partner Łukasz Berak and senior associate Andrzej Motyka (both M&A/corporate and capital markets law).
For nearly a century, Schilling, Zutt & Anschütz has been one of the most reputable German corporate law firms. With more than 75 attorneys and offices in Frankfurt, Mannheim and Brussels, the firm advises domestic and international clients in all areas of commercial law, especially in the fields of corporate law, M&A, capital markets law, labor law, antitrust law, intellectual property, competition law, procedural law, public law, tax law as well as insolvency law.