The partners of the firm have between them substantial experience in mergers and acquisitions (“M&A”), corporate finance, project finance, raising of capital, trade finance, insolvency, private equity, convertible notes, commercial papers, and many more. They have been involved in diverse range of M&A transactions, setting up of funds – property funds, equity funds and income funds, private placements, among others.
The firm advises and assist in the setting up of private equity funds, joint ventures, asset management firms, acquisition of various statutory approvals and licences from various regulatory bodies such as the Capital Markets Authority, the Competition Authority of Kenya, the Central Bank, Insurance Regulatory Authority, the Communications Authority, among others. We have also structured special purpose vehicles such as limited liability partnerships, off-shore trusts and other entities, including for off-balance sheet financing, asset ownership, fund management and handled restructuring of companies and funds for legal and tax purposes.
Our experience in commercial and corporate law runs the whole gamut from advising on agency and distributorship; confidentiality; collaboration and joint ventures; franchising; supply, sales and procurement of goods and services; and consortium transactions. The firm also undertakes legal due diligence on behalf of clients on proposed target firms, investments and projects.