Commercial, Mergers and Adquisitions
The firm is noted for its activity in the areas of commercial and corporate law, mergers and acquisitions.
The ﬁrm participates in the negotiation, drafting and analysis of all types of contracts nationally and internationally, regardless of their nature or industry. The ﬁrm has particular experience in purchase & sale contracts, joint ventures, and other commercial alliances, service and works contracts, agency, distribution, franchising and licensing agreements.
The ﬁrm provides legal services for all aspects of the corporate life of companies and other entities with or without legal personality, advising on the incorporation of companies, drafting of bylaws and their amendments, transactions to increase and reduce capital, the transformation of companies, dissolution and liquidation. To this end, the ﬁrm also provides legal services to manage the secretariat of the companies’ governing bodies. In order to avoid or minimize possible conﬂicts in corporate matters between shareholders and/or directors, the ﬁrm provides advice on the drafting and negotiation of shareholder agreements and their enforcement, intervening actively in crisis situations or breaches within the company. It also participates in other matters related to corporate governance, including the structure and selection of its management and administration bodies, dividend policy and compensation of directors and senior managers.
Mergers and acquisitions
Regarding the structural modiﬁcations of companies, the ﬁrm offers its experience in the guidance and execution of different structural modiﬁcation operations. In particular, (i) mergers & acquisitions, spin-offs and global assignments of assets and liabilities, and (ii) corporate and group restructurings. Our services in the ﬁeld of mergers and acquisitions are adapted to the ﬁnancial needs of the company, and the ﬁrm advises on the channeling of investments, both new investments to ﬁnance the growth of companies, and investments in companies with ﬁnancial difficulties. The ﬁrm’s services include due diligence proceedings in commercial matters.
The ﬁrm provides legal counseling services in insolvency proceedings, which range from the pre-insolvency phase (preparation of the necessary documentation, with special attention to the possible liability of directors) to the later stages of agreements with creditors or guidance during the liquidation phase. In addition, the ﬁrm has specialized professionals qualiﬁed to act as trustees in bankruptcy.