Corporate

We can advise you on international as well as domestic corporate transactions, and will provide you with clear, practical advice whilst taking into account your business needs.

Clients

We are able to advise:

  • Asset Managers
  • Brokers
  • Financial Institutions
  • Individuals
  • Joint ventures
  • Large private companies
  • Lenders
  • Partnerships
  • Private equity houses
  • Small & medium businesses

Areas of Law

Below is a non-exhaustive list of the various areas of law we can help you with.

Capital Markets

  • IPO (initial Public Offering) AIM and Official List
  • Director and shareholders meetings
  • Listed companies transactions
  • Main market initial public offerings (IPO)
  • Private Placements
  • Secondary offerings
  • Share buybacks
  • Tender offers

Corporate Company Governance

  • Articles of Association
  • Board procedures and policies
  • Company legislation & drafting of ancillary documents
  • Company incorporation
  • Compliance advice
  • Corporate structure advice, conversions and restructurings
  • Directors liabilities, duties and powers
  • Governance structures
  • Operational support: limited companies, limited liability partnerships, partnerships

Corporate Restructuring & Insolvency

  • Administration
  • Bankruptcy
  • Business restructuring
  • Company Voluntary arrangements
  • Corporate recovery
  • Corporate restructuring and reorganisation
  • Debt, assets and equity recovery
  • Exit Strategies
  • Liquidations (compulsory and voluntary)
  • Receiverships (administrative, fixed charge and Law of Property Act receiverships)
  • Renegotiation of contracts and leases
  • Stakeholder management

Corporate Tax

  • Asset finance and leasing
  • Compliance with tax and reporting obligations
  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Partnership structuring and transactions
  • Private equity structuring
  • Project finance
  • Structuring of investment transactions
  • Tax planning – UK and international
  • UK and international commercial tax issues

Joint Ventures

  • Drafting, negotiating joint venture agreements (UK and International)
  • International mergers of existing businesses
  • Joint ventures for entering new markets
  • Outsourcing joint ventures
  • Project joint ventures
  • Shareholders’ agreements
  • Strategic alliances and partnerships agreements
  • Structuring joint venture agreements (UK and International)

 Mergers & acquisitions

  • Acquisitions
  • Demergers
  • Disposals
  • Joint ventures
  • Mergers
  • Post-merger integration
  • Public and private transactions (UK & International)
  • Restructuring
  • Strategic alliances

Private Equity

  • Acquisition finance, Debt restructuring & refinancing
  • Buy outs: Leveraged Buy Outs (LBO), Management Buy Outs (MBO), Management Buy-in (MBI)
  • Dividend Recapitalisations
  • Exit strategies and transactions
  • Fund formation
  • Institutional purchases
  • Portfolio acquisition, management and disposition
  • Secondary buy outs
  • Shareholders agreements
  • Tax structuring

For detailed information and to discuss your requirements, contact info@freisolicitors.com.

For details information and to discuss your requirements, contact info@freisolicitors.com