Mergers and Acquisitions (M & A)

Our team advises and assists in all aspects of the M&A process on public and private transactions.

We actively manage the M&A process to help drive transactions to an efficient conclusion. Our team has strong experience in pre- and post-deal structuring and integration. Our competencies include advising on:

  • Restructuring of companies
  • Appropriate corporate structures
  • Tax implications
  • All regulatory aspects, including securities and listings requirements
  • Employment law issues, employee benefits and structures
  • Environmental aspects
  • Financing arrangements and credit facilities
  • Intellectual property aspects
  • Draft offers to shareholders on offers and schemes of arrangements in terms of the Companies Act
  • Negotiate and prepare merger, purchase and sale agreements in various forms
  • Assist with due diligence investigations and reports.