Business Sales and Purchases and M&A

Corporate and commercial law

Achieving successful commercial objectives involves collaborating with lawyers who understand your business, your commercial environment and your expectations for the future. Your lawyer should act as your business partner, offering advice to help you make better business decisions.

This requires people who can explain complex situations in plain English, provide dependable and accurate information, anticipate and manage risks, and develop solutions to get you a profitable outcome.

There are many pitfalls and risks when buying or selling a business. It’s often a complex process as the vendor or the purchaser. Successful sales should produce the most profitable result for both parties, reduce risks and create opportunities where possible.

The same applies for mergers and acquisitions, leveraged buyouts, management buyouts and venture capital investments. Whether you’re a privately owned, family business or a large corporate entity, high quality legal input, due diligence, and expert negotiation is the key to a successful transaction.

Sales and purchases

We provide a complete service for the transaction of a business, considering finance, intellectual property, assets, real estate and other considerations. We approach all transactions with a plan to achieve your business and strategic objectives.

Mergers and Acquisitions

We approach all mergers and acquisitions with the same level of planning, doing thorough due diligence, providing restructuring advice, drawing up agreements, obtaining regulatory approvals and other related matters to ensure a smooth transition for all parties concerned.

How we help

We have extensive experience in corporate transactions and can provide sound advice whether you’re buying, selling or merging a business. People often find buying, selling or merging to be a stressful process, so we act on your behalf to manage the process to get you the best result. This means you can focus on the next steps for your business when the transaction is complete.

Please contact us if we can be of assistance.

Areas of expertise:

  • Corporate sales and purchases
  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Agreements
  • Banking and finance
  • Intellectual property
  • Shareholder agreements
  • Real estate and assets