Milbank, Tweed Advises American SI Group in Financing
MUNICH, August 2006 – LAWFUEL – Law News Network – American SI Group has sold their affiliate Chemtec Leuna Gesell-schaft für Chemie und Technologie mbH to Minafin S.A., France. The international law firm Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy LLP acted as the advisor to American SI Group, a the leading pro-ducer of phenolic resins, alkylphenols, electronic specialty chemicals, and specialty coatings.
The Milbank team representing SI Group included: Munich: Dr. Peter Nussbaum (Partner – M&A), Stefan Kroeker (Associate – M&A); New York: Charles J. Conroy (Partner – Corporate), Megan Moore (Associate – Corporate). In this cross border transaction, Milbank again brought its integrated German and US M&A capabilities to bear.
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