NH Foods’s $135 Million Acquisition of Breeders & Packers

Baker McKenzie, Ferrere and Fischer & Schickendantz have advised on the deal

NH Foods completed the acquisition of Uruguay meat processing company Breeders & Packers Uruguay for $135 Million.

Breeders & Packers Uruguay S.A. processes and distributes meat. The company was founded in 2008 and is based in Durazno, Uruguay.

NH Foods Ltd. produces and sells ham, sausage, processed meat, and dairy products. The Company, led by Juichi Suezawa, Yoshihide Hata, Koji Kawamura, Hiroji Ohkoso and Katsumi Inoue is based in Japan.

Baker McKenzie advised NH Foods Ltd with Jiro Toyokawa (Picture), Masahiro Inaba and Masao Katsuyama.

In Uruguay Ferrere advised NH Foods Ltd with Santiago Fontana, Alejandra García, María Eugenia Yavarone, Walter Planells and Natalia Pastor.

Fischer & Schickendantz advised Breeders & Packers Uruguay S.A. with Juan Federico Fischer, Federico Formento and Alfredo Susena.


Involved fees earner: Federico Formento – Fischer & Schickendantz ; Juan Federico Fischer – Fischer & Schickendantz ; Alfredo Susena – Fischer & Schickendantz ; Santiago Fontana – Ferrere Attorneys; Alejandra García – Ferrere Attorneys; Walter Planells – Ferrere Attorneys; Jiro Toyokawa – Baker & McKenzie; Masahiro Inaba – Baker & McKenzie; Masao Katsuyama – Baker & McKenzie;

Law Firms: Fischer & Schickendantz ; Ferrere Attorneys; Baker & McKenzie;

Clients: NH Foods Ltd; Breeders & Packers Uruguay S.A.;



Author: Michael Patrini