Solar Farm

WFW advises Denmark’s Obton on Italian PV portfolio acquisition

2 February 2016


International law firm Watson Farley & Williams (“WFW“) advised Obton A/S, the largest Danish investment company active in the solar sector, on the negotiation, drafting and subscription of a settlement agreement with the Wirsol Group, an international solar energy provider.

The complex agreement related the final closure of all engineering, procurement and construction agreements and all quota purchase agreements, entered into between companies of the Obton Group (as principals/buyers) and those of the Wirsol Group (as contractors/sellers), relating to photovoltaic plants in the Puglia and Veneto regions of Italy with an overall capacity of 5 MW.

The WFW team advising Obton was led by Italian Managing partner Eugenio Tranchino, assisted by Counsel Luca Sfrecola.

Wirsol was advised by partner Dr. Clemens Just of McDermott Will & Emery Rechtsanwälte Steuerberater LLP.