Unsere Champions’ Entry Into Swiss Market

Vischer and McDermott Will & Emery advised Unsere Champions on the deal.

Unsere Champions, a successful operator of day nurseries and kindergartens in southern Germany, acquired, for the first time, various childcare facilities in the German-speaking part of Switzerland from private sellers.

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

The rapidly growing Unsere Champions GmbH operates kindergartens and nursery schools in 20 cities in Bavaria and Baden-Württemberg. Majority shareholders of Unsere Champions are the French Enjoy Group and the Luxembourg-based Lavorel Group.

The Vischer team led by partner Dr. Robert Bernet (Picture), included Dr. Peter Kühn, Flavio Langenegger and Florian Kambor.

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

Involved fees earner: Oliver Hahnelt – McDermott Will & Emery; Nikolas Koutsós – McDermott Will & Emery; Marion von Grönheim – McDermott Will & Emery; Norman Wasse – McDermott Will & Emery; Robert Bernet – VISCHER AG; Florian Kambor – VISCHER AG; Peter Kühn – VISCHER AG; Flavio Langenegger – VISCHER AG;

Law Firms: McDermott Will & Emery; VISCHER AG;

Clients: Unsere Champions;

Federica Tiefenthaler

Author: Federica Tiefenthaler