Mandate Vinge advises FAM in connection with the restructuring of Bergvik Skog and the formation of Kopparfors Skogar

May 31, 2019

FAM and other shareholders in Bergvik Skog AB have performed a restructuring of the ownership of Bergvik Skog whereupon, among other things, Bergvik Skog Väst AB has been divided up and one of FAM wholly‑owned subsidiaries, Kopparfors Skogar AB, has acquired through a subsidiary approximately 283 000 hectares of land in central Sweden. 

FAM was advised by Vinge, the team of which primarily consisted of Jonas Johansson, Joacim Rydergård, Carl Sander and Jesper Lindvall (Corporate/M&A), Assur Badur and Karolina Cohrs (Real Estate), Thomas Sjöberg (Environmental), Louise Brorsson Salomon (Financing) and Johan Wahlbom (Competition Law).

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