Hansol Paper Acquires German Thermal Paper Converting Company

September 07, 2015

Seoul, Korea – Paul Hastings LLP, a leading global law firm, announced today that it advised Hansol Paper Co. (“Hansol Paper”), a Korean paper manufacturer, on its acquisition of all share capital of R+S Group GmbH, a thermal paper converting company in Germany. 

In October 2013, Paul Hastings advised Hansol Paper on its acquisition of Schades Group from Capidea Kapital, a Danish private equity fund. Both acquisitions strengthen Hansol Paper’s thermal paper converting business in Europe.

The Paul Hastings team was led by partner Dong Chul Kim and associate Young Hwan Ryu in the Seoul office, with support from Dr. Regina Engelstaedter and Dr. Finn Lubberich in the Frankfurt office.

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