Corporate, M&A and securities

The lawyers who comprise our global corporate, M&A and securities practice advise corporations and financial institutions across the full spectrum of industry matters including public takeovers, private M&A, joint ventures, disposals, debt and equity capital markets, governance, general commercial and corporate advisory matters.
 
“A well-respected international law firm…proficient across a range of commercial and general corporate matters, including group restructuring and commercial contracts.Chambers Global, 2022
With significant experience in regional, national and international corporate, M&A and securities matters, we are well positioned to provide strategic, business-oriented legal advice on complex domestic, cross-border and multijurisdictional transactions in both emerging and developed markets. Our lawyers have a broad range of experience representing all parties in capital markets transactions, including issuers, underwriters, placement agents and selling shareholders. Similarly, in the M&A space, we regularly represent buyers, sellers, financial advisers, funds and shareholders.
 
Our lawyers are strategically positioned in the world’s leading business and financial markets, enabling us to handle and fully coordinate transactions across key industry sectors including financial institutions; energy, infrastructure and resources; technology; transport; life sciences and healthcare; and consumer markets.

Our areas of work include 

  • Asset and wealth management
  • Commercial contracts
  • Corporate governance and compliance
  • Debt and equity capital markets
  • Derivatives
  • Financial services and regulation
  • Information governance, privacy and cybersecurity
  • Investment funds
  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Outsourcing and technology
  • Private equity and venture capital
  • Proxy battles
  • Securities regulation and enforcement
  • Statutory arrangements
  • Takeover bids and tender offers

Market recognitions

  • Chambers Global, Saudi Arabia: Corporate/Commercial, Chambers and Partners, 2022
  • Chambers Global, United Arab Emirates: Corporate/Commercial and Commercial Contracts, Chambers and Partners, 2022
  • Legal 500 EMEA, Saudi Arabia: Commercial, Corporate and M&A, The Legal 500, 2022
  • Legal 500 EMEA, United Arab Emirates: Commercial, Corporate and M&A, The Legal 500, 2022

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