Corporate and M&A
We offer a unique combination of expert advice and distinctive service that meets the legal and commercial needs of our clients. We draw on the experience and expertise of our team to anticipate our clients’ legal needs and help our clients achieve their goals.
With lawyers who think and act beyond their traditional role, we have a deep understanding of today’s fast-paced and increasingly complex business environment. We apply that understanding and a commitment to provide outstanding service to ensure quality and value is delivered in every instance.
We are a relationship-driven firm and strive to develop enduring relationships with our clients by developing a deep understanding of their business needs applying our broad knowledge of the industry sectors in which they operate. As a result, we are well placed to provide pragmatic, commercially relevant advice through every stage of the company life-cycle. As a result, we are able to assist our clients achieve successful deal outcomes in all areas of our corporate practice, which include:
Closely-held and family-owned businesses
Franchise and distribution
General business counseling
Mergers and acquisitions
Public-private partnerships and ventures
With a valuable combination of global insight and local knowledge that enables us to handle all aspects of complex domestic and cross-border corporate transactions, we are well-placed to develop a deep understanding of our client’s business needs and to provide cost-effective, pragmatic advice on business development strategies.
Our corporate practice is fully integrated with our finance, corporate governance, dispute management, employment, real estate, tax, IT, IP, employment and pensions practices.
Our structure places our lawyers in different industry sectors based on their competence. We comprehend the pressures that our clients experience in the course of a transaction and the industry-specific issues critical to the success of a deal. We advise and support our clients through the life cycle of a deal-from due diligence and structuring, to negotiation and preparation of relevant documents, to post-transaction transition and post-merger integration. As M & A activities affect other areas of company law, our cross-disciplinary approach places us in a great position to address all aspects of M & A deal.