Solenis’ Acquisition of SCL

Debevoise & Plimpton has advised Solenis on the deal, while McDermott Will & Emery has advised the shareholders of SCL GmbH.

Solenis, a leading global producer of specialty chemicals, finalized its acquisition of 100% of the outstanding shares of SCL GmbH (“SCL”).

Located in Ludwigshafen, Germany, SCL produces DMA3, a primary raw material for cationic polyacrylamide production.

Solenis is a leading global producer of specialty chemicals, focused on delivering sustainable solutions for water-intensive industries.

The Debevoise team advising Solenis was led by international counsel Philipp von Holst, and included partner Spencer Gilbert (Picture), and associates Christina Heil, Oliver Krauß and Johanna Marniok. Competition advice was provided by partners Timothy McIver and Michael Schaper, and associates Robert Abraham and Anne-Mette Heemsoth.

McDermott’s team was led by partner Nikolaus von Jacobs and supported by associate Matthias Weingut.

Involved fees earner: Robert Abraham – Debevoise & Plimpton; Spencer Gilbert – Debevoise & Plimpton; Anne-Mette Heemsoth – Debevoise & Plimpton; Christina Heil – Debevoise & Plimpton; Oliver Krauß – Debevoise & Plimpton; Johanna Marniok – Debevoise & Plimpton; Timothy McIver – Debevoise & Plimpton; Michael Schaper – Debevoise & Plimpton; Philipp von Holst – Debevoise & Plimpton; Nikolaus von Jacobs – McDermott Will & Emery; Matthias Weingut – McDermott Will & Emery;

Law Firms: Debevoise & Plimpton; McDermott Will & Emery;

Clients: SCL GmbH; Solenis LLC;