Commercial Law

Commercial Law


We are regularly involved in domestic and international work in the following areas:
Company incorporation;

  • Acquisitions and disposals;
  • Takeovers and mergers;
  • Joint ventures and shareholder arrangements;
  • Capital investments and strategic advice to new and developing businesses;
  • Initial public offerings, floatations including continuing compliance;
  • Financial services regulation;
  • Corporate governance;
  • Reorganisations and receiverships; and
  • Banking and debt finance.


Often working closely with our Property and Intellectual Property Divisions, we advise on a wide range of commercial agreements, including:

  • Agency, distribution, supply and manufacturing agreements;
  • Franchise and licensing agreements;
  • Intellectual property protection and transfer;
  • Leasing and finance agreements;
  • General terms & conditions for the purchase and supply of goods & services;
  • Domestic and EAC competition issues; and
  • Telecoms regulatory and information technology services.