Mergers And Acquisitions (M&A)

Our Mergers and Acquisitions lawyers have the experience and the technical wherewithal of proffering sound and strategic advice on a variety of M&A transactions in Ghana. We assist our clients from pre-transaction planning and structuring through due diligence, negotiating and drafting definitive documentation, financing, closing and resolution of post-closing adjustments and other post-closing issues. Our merger and acquisition attorneys strive to protect the value of our clients’ transactions while at the same time making certain that we provide practical solutions to the issues that arise in the course of our representation.

 

We advise corporate clients, financial institutions, management teams, private equity firms and business owners on a variety of transactions from relatively straight forward to the very complex. One of the hallmarks of our practice is our understanding of the laws and regulatory regime of Ghana. More importantly is our understanding of risk. We see managing and minimizing risks as one of the key roles in any transaction, identifying and mitigating third party issues before they become a problem. Our team of specialist lawyers have well-earned, long-standing relationships with Ghanaian regulators which enable us to strategically and swiftly close transactions on behalf of our clients at a record time.

 

M&A are two distinct forms of business transactions that both result in the consolidation of two companies into one. Its significant for any entity or person to note that, completing a merger or acquiring another business is a major event for any entity or person. Such transactions have some major implications for all stakeholders.

Therefore, you need the services of competent attorneys well versed in this area of the law to proffer cutting edge advice that lead to results. Even the early stages of exploring a potential merger or acquisition may require legal preparation. It is possible to require parties to consider entering into a confidentiality and Non-Circumventing Agreement at the early stages.

 

Our team of lawyers is committed to help you find answers to all your legal issues without much difficulty.

 

Our M&A lawyers’ expertise includes the following:

  • Private company acquisitions and disposals (shares and assets)
  • Due diligence report
  • Merger and acquisition strategy
  • Merger and post-merger integration
  • Divestitures
  • Joint ventures
  • Strategic alliances