Syngenta’s Acquisition of a Production Facility from Novartis


Bär & Karrer acted as legal advisor to Syngenta in this transaction. Homburger advised Novartis in this matter.

Syngenta Crop Protection AG, a global leading chemical crop protection company, acquired a production facility located on the GETEC PARK.SWISS area from Novartis Pharma Schweizerhalle AG.

Bär & Karrer acted as legal advisor to Syngenta in this transaction with a team included Christoph Neeracher (Picture), Luca Jagmetti, Arnold Romero and Benjamin Grunwald (all M&A), Corrado Rampini (Real Estate) as well as Markus Wang (IP/IT).

Homburger advised Novartis in this matter with a team led by Daniel Häusermann (Corporate | M&A) and included Luca Dal Molin (IP | IT), Stefan Gäumann (Real Estate), Aron Waltuch (Corporate | M&A), Marc Bircher (Employment and Executive Compensation) and Joël Gyger (Tax) as well as junior associate Oriana Schöni (Corporate | M&A). Marcel Dietrich (Real Estate) acted as senior relationship partner.

Involved fees earner: Benjamin Grunwald – Bär & Karrer; Luca Jagmetti – Bär & Karrer; Christoph Neeracher – Bär & Karrer; Corrado Rampini – Bär & Karrer; Arnold Romero – Bär & Karrer; Markus Wang – Bär & Karrer; Marc Bircher – Homburger; Luca Dal Molin – Homburger; Marcel Dietrich – Homburger; Stefan Gäumann – Homburger; Joël Gyger – Homburger; Daniel Häusermann – Homburger; Oriana Schöni – Homburger; Aron Waltuch – Homburger;

Law Firms: Bär & Karrer; Homburger;

Clients: Novartis; Syngenta AG;