Costin Mihailescu is a partner in Baker McKenzie's Stockholm office. He focuses on mergers and acquisitions, with particular emphasis on financial sponsor work. Prior to joining the Firm in 2015, Costin was a senior associate in another international law firm.
Costin advises private equity houses and their portfolio companies on M&A transactions. He also has significant experience in advising private equity houses and their portfolio companies on leveraged and acquisition finance and restructurings.
Representative Legal Matters
Advised Evergrande Health on the acquisition of a majority stake in National Electric Vehicle Sweden.
Advised FSN Capital on its acquisitions of Office IT-Partner, Dicom and Zetup.
Advised Quant, a portfolio company of Nordic Capital, on its acquisition of Sataservice.
Advised Nordic Capital on its divestment of Bambora and acquisition of Trustly.
Advised Allgon on its acquisition of Tele Radio.
Advised Accent Equity on its acquisitions of Thor Shipping, Rydells Försäljning, S-Blommor i Stockholm, Tommy Nordbergh Åkeri and Eco Log.
Advised Diversey, a portfolio company of Bain Capital Private Equity, on its acquisition of Twister.
Advised Corvara on its transfer of Corvara Industri & Skadeservice to SSG and Industrial Services business to Veolia Nordics.
Advised McDonald’s Corporation on its divestment and refranchising of all its restaurants in the Nordics.
Advised Bain Capital in its divestment of Brakes Group, including the Swedish operations Menigo Foodservice, to Sysco for USD 3.1 billion.
Professional Associations and Memberships
- Swedish Bar Association - Member
- Sweden (2009)
- Stockholm University (LL.M. Juris Kandidat) (2004)