Vonovia SE’s acquisition of Swedish housing company Victoria Park AB


Clifford Chance advised J.P. Morgan Securities plc acting in its capacity as provider of acquisition financing in relation to Vonovia SE’s tender offer to the shareholders of Swedish housing company Victoria Park AB.

Vonovia is the largest German housing company and would further extend its international expansion with the takeover.

The international Clifford Chance team advising J.P. Morgan on this transaction comprised partner Bettina Steinhauer (picture), counsel Philipp Kropatscheck, transaction lawyer Stefanie Vogt (all Frankfurt), partners Sebastian Maerker (Frankfurt) and George Hacket (all Finance, Frankfurt), partner Christian Vogel (Düsseldorf), senior associate David Santoro (Frankfurt) and associate Maria Louisa Köhler (Düsseldorf) (all Corporate), partners Jelle Hofland and Ilse van Gasteren and associate Jeroen Kolthof (all Finance, Amsterdam).

Involved fees earner: Bettina Steinhauer – Clifford Chance; Philipp Kropatscheck – Clifford Chance; Stefanie Vogt – Clifford Chance; Sebastian Maerker – Clifford Chance; George Hacket – Clifford Chance; David Santoro – Clifford Chance; Jelle Hofland – Clifford Chance; Ilse van Gasteren – Clifford Chance; Jeroen Kolthof – Clifford Chance; Christian Vogel – Clifford Chance; Maria Luisa Köhler – Clifford Chance;

Law Firms: Clifford Chance;

Clients: JP Morgan Securities;