Mergers and Acquisitions

We have acted for leading local and foreign clients, in the acquisitions and mergers of various banks, financial institutions, insurance and telecommunication companies.

We are known for combining commercial pragmatism with an understanding of specialist issues in concert with international law firms on cross border negotiation. We are valued to execute transactions deals effectively and efficiently while managing risk issues appropriate to the circumstances.

Our scope of work in such transactions includes due diligence of the target entity, advising on the structure, negotiating the terms of the transaction and advising clients on the pre and post transaction compliance requirements. We have advised on a variety of structures including minority investments, financing, restructuring and reorganisations.

We are able to draw upon our leading advice in the areas of tax, real estate, employment, competition regulatory, banking, capital markets and litigation including with respect to drafting and pleading pre-merger and merger petitions before the regulators and superior courts in Pakistan.

Notable mergers and acquisitions experience includes: