Our corporate and commercial law practice is aimed at providing sound legal cum business solutions to our clients. Our lawyers work with clients on legal issues ranging from taxation, international trade, securities, employment law, Foreign Investment, Project Finance, environmental law to regulatory work. We ensure that our clients receive personlised attention and guide and support them to help them achieve their business and financial objectives.
We advise on and assist in the formation and organization of businesses including major corporate reorganizations, mergers and acquisitions, international business arrangements, foreign investment and joint ventures among others. We also provide consultancy to corporate directors and officers on legal liability issues with respect to the decisions and performance of their organizations, and counsel them on competition issues involving company sales and acquisitions. We provide corporate law advice relating to incorporations, the maintenance of corporate records, preparation of corporate directors’ and shareholders’ resolutions and other documents, and advise on compliance and corporate and directors’ liability issues. We also structure and negotiate commercial transactions and prepare commercial agreements, contracts and other commercial documents.
In times of dispute, we call on our litigation department to represent clients in claims against their operations, contract disputes, injunctions and other civil and criminal matters.
Our practice in this area of law includes: