Our corporate team provides expert assistance in the following areas:
- Venture capital/fundraising for innovative companies
- Growth capital/fundraising to finance growth
- Transfer of capital/LBOs
- Turnaround financing/recovery of companies facing financial difficulty
Mergers & Acquisitions and Joint Venture
- Legal, tax and labor due diligence
- Merger and acquisition planning
- Contractual negotiations
- Preparation/reviewing transactional documents
- Post-acquisition litigation
General Corporate Law
- Company formation
- Implementation of good governance practices
- Shareholders’ agreements
- Litigation between shareholders
- Employee shareholding (including stock-option plans, share grants)
- Legal secretary functions
- Creation of overseas subsidiaries, branches, representative offices
Some legal cases managed by our Corporate team:
- Advising a leading luxury brand in its expansion and development in China and Hong Kong, assistance in its internal due diligence
- Conducting a fully-covered legal due diligence for a Sino-French high-profile food and beverages manufacturer and advising on its company restructuring.
- Assisting a European innovative lights producer in its internal due diligence of its factory in Mainland China, advising on the most salient issues and proposing corrective actions.
- Assisting a global sporting goods chain store in the fully-covered legal due diligences of two domestic e-commerce companies related to a contemplated acquisition project, including on site due diligence, drafting due diligence reports and discussions with investors.
- Assisting a European listed company to create a joint venture with a famous China company in Shenzhen to manufacture LED panels, conducting due diligence, negotiating and drafting the joint venture contract and shareholders’ agreement.
- Assisting a European listed company to acquire a Chinese sports equipment manufacturing company, conducting due diligence, negotiating and drafting the share purchase agreement and the joint venture contract.