Employee and management share ownership
The team advises on employee and management share ownership, ESOPs, and the issuance of depositary receipts, and is well versed in the current best practices in this regard within private equity structures.
The team’s activities include: setting up and advising on acquisition and investment structures; setting up and evaluating regulated and non-regulated investment fund structures; setting up and structuring NVs, BVs, cooperatives, limited partnerships, foundations, general partnerships, mutual funds and PBOs (public benefit organizations); drafting, evaluating and amending articles of association; assisting in mergers/demergers and cross-border conversions/mergers. Joint ventures are also a staple of the team’s practice.
The team advises on governance structures in businesses and legal entities. Based on the organization’s internal dynamics, the team designs a structure that meets the requirements for good management and supervision. These are laid down in clear, customized articles of association and accompanying bylaws.
The team’s corporate services include preparing, supervising and drawing up minutes of shareholder meetings of listed and private companies, advising on financial reporting obligations, issuing legalizations and confirmations of authority drawing up powers of attorney and arranging/amending chamber of commerce registrations.
The sectors in which our corporate notarial team has specific expertise include FinTech, the biochemical industry and national/regional media and culture (the team has advised on and helped implement major restructurings of public broadcasting organizations and mergers by large cultural and charitable institutions).
''Active in a range of M&A mandates with expertise in both public and private transactions, with a particular focus on private equity matters. Clients include a number of key players in the mid-market, including companies in the media and technology sectors.''