Baker McKenzie has advised MOL Group on the acquisition of a 92.25% stake in OMV Slovenija d.o.o. for EUR 301 million. Rojs, Peljhan, Prelesnik & Partners advised MOL on Slovenian law.
According to Baker McKenzie, “the transaction includes 120 service stations across Slovenia under 3 brands: OMV (108); EuroTruck (4); and Avanti / Diskount (8). MOL Group and INA will become the 100% owner of the wholesale business of the acquired company, as well.” It added that the transaction is subject to merger clearance.
Baker McKenzie's team in Budapest was led by Partner Akos Fehervary and Senior Attorney Daniel Orosz, supported by a Vienna-based team that included Partner Gerhard Hermann.
Rojs, Peljhan, Prelesnik & Partners’ team was led by Partner Gregor Pajek.
Editor's note: After this article was published, Schoenherr informed CEE Legal Matters that it had advised OMV on the deal. The firm's team included Austria-based Partners Markus Piuk and Franz Urlesberger, Attorney Alfred Amann, and Associate Irina Hanin, Slovenia-based Partners Vid Kobe and Eva Skufca, Attorneys Peter Gorse and Eva Mozina, and Associate Borce Malijanski, and Hungary-based Partner Kinga Hetenyi.