McDermott Advises Unsere Champions on Market Entry in Switzerland - McDermott Will & Emery

McDermott Advises Unsere Champions on Market Entry in Switzerland


Frankfurt, 19 April 2021 – McDermott Will & Emery advised Unsere Champions GmbH, a successful operator of day nurseries and kindergartens in southern Germany, on the market entry into Switzerland. A team led by partner Norman Wasse provided German law advice on the acquisition of various childcare facilities in the German-speaking part of Switzerland from private owners.

The facilities include Kleinegrossewelt, Kinderkrippe s’Nuscheli, Kindertreff Zwergenburg, Keiki and Allegra Kinderhäuser.

VISCHER advised Unsere Champions on the Swiss legal aspects with a team led by partner Dr. Robert Bernet.

The rapidly growing Unsere Champions GmbH operates kindergartens and nursery schools in 20 cities in Bavaria and Baden-Württemberg. Entering the Swiss market is part of the group’s planned growth strategy. Majority shareholders of Unsere Champions are the French Enjoy Group and the Luxembourg-based Lavorel Group.

McDermott regularly advises Unsere Champions on transactions.

The McDermott team was led by partner Norman Wasse and included partner Oliver Hahnelt, counsel Nikolas Koutsós as well as associate Marion von Grönheim.

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