McDermott Will & Emery advised Berenberg on €250 million Sale of Shares in Dermapharm by Themis Beteiligungs-Aktiengesellschaft


Frankfurt, 16 October 2020 – McDermott Will & Emery advised Joh. Berenberg, Gossler & Co. KG (Berenberg) as sole global coordinator and sole bookrunner on the €250 million sale by the German investor Themis Beteiligungs-Aktiengesellschaft of its shareholdings in Dermapharm Holding SE.

Dermapharm Holding is a leading manufacturer of patent-free branded pharmaceuticals for selected markets in Germany.

The McDermott team led by Simon Weiß and Joseph W. Marx regularly advises Berenberg Bank on capital market transactions, most recently on capital increase of CORESTATE Capital Holding S.A. and the placement of treasury shares of CompuGroup Medical SE & Co. KGaA.

The McDermott team on this latest transaction was led by capital markets partners Simon Weiß and Joseph W. Marx and included partner Andrea Adele Stockhorst and associate Isabelle Mueller.

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