Mergers, Acquisitions & Disposals
Our Corporate Team have extensive experience in dealing with all matters of corporate finance including corporate mergers, acquisitions and disposals, including dealing with banking, mezzanine and venture capital funding arrangements. We regularly advise on transactions valued in the region of GBP2m to GBP10m and have the skill, legal knowledge and commercial acumen to guide you every step of the way to acquiring or disposing of shares or assets.
We work hand in hand with the lawyers in other commercial teams to achieve the best possible outcome for the client and ‘get the deal done’.
Management Buy Outs / Buy Ins
We are aware that the prospect of a management buy out for the managers of a company often offers a once in a lifetime opportunity to acquire and develop the business they have worked hard to build. These are exciting times, but can also be a stressful time, however our experienced corporate lawyers will re-assure you at every step, managing the crucial legal aspects of the deal to make the acquisition as seamless as possible.
We also have extensive experience and knowledge of working with a variety of financial investment sources including banks, angels, venture capital and local, national and European funding programmes.
Business Acquisitions & Disposals
Business acquisitions and disposals vary in both value and complexity and our expert lawyers who are renowned in dealing with business acquisitions and disposals ranging from tens of thousands of pounds through to millions of pounds. Whether it involves an SME or a PLC we have the experience and ability to advise on the deal and progress matter to a satisfactory result for all concerned.
Refinancing & Restructuring
At certain times throughout the lifespan of your business it may be necessary to create additional capital or to restructure the organisation. This could be for a variety of reasons. Whether it is the issue of additional shares in a private limited company or the repurchase of shares by the company, our corporate lawyers have the legal knowledge and expertise to guide you through the minefield of complicated legislation and tax traps that regulate these areas.