GÖRG advised Dutch Riwal on the Acquisition of Adam GmbH in Germany


[Hamburg, ] GÖRG Partnerschaft von Rechtsanwälten mbB put together the team headed by Hamburg partner Dr. Frank Evers that advised the Dutch Riwal on the acquisition of Germany‘s Adam GmbH from the company’s founding shareholder. In addition to designing and negotiating the purchase agreement, the GÖRG team also addressed related issues involved in the transaction in the areas of tax, property and labor law.

The Riwal Group

Riwal is an international specialist in the area of safe and productive solutions for working at heights with over 65 locations in 16 different countries. Riwal employs over 2,000 people and operates in over 70 countries. The company’s international rental fleet consists of some 16,000 work platforms of various types. In addition to the rental and sale of aerial work platforms, telehandlers and forklifts, Riwal’s activities also include the sale of high-quality parts for such equipment.

Adam GmbH

Established by its founding shareholder in 1990, Adam GmbH specializes in the rental of aerial work platforms including scissor lifts and truck-mounted platforms, telehandlers and forklifts. Today, the company maintains a rental fleet of 110 pieces of equipment and operates in the greater area of Frankfurt am Main with some 20 employees based at two strategic locations.


GÖRG Partnerschaft von Rechtsanwälten mbB
Dr. Frank Evers (Team Leader), Partner, M&A / Corporate, Hamburg
Dr. Sergio Binkowski, LL.M., Partner, Real Estate, Hamburg
Dr. Marcus Heinemann, Associate, M&A / Corporate, Hamburg
Dr. Jan-Henric Punte, LL.M., Associate, M&A / Corporate, Hamburg

BWLS Strunk Stoffersen Partnerschaft mbB von Steuerberatern, Wirtschaftsprüfern und Rechtsanwälten
Benjamin Karten, Dipl. Kfm., Partner, Tax, Hamburg
Juliane Pinckert, Dipl. Kffr., Tax, Hamburg

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