Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A)
We support our clients, in Morocco and Africa, in structuring and implementing their Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A) transactions from a legal perspective: mergers, acquisitions and disposals, joint-ventures, etc.
Acquisitions and disposals of shareholding interests
Legal Due Diligence (buyer side):
Performing legal pre-acquisition or pre-restructuring Due Diligence;
Legal Due Diligence (seller side):
Assisting on implementing Data Rooms and managing legal audits on the vendor side;
Negotiation and drafting of pre-transaction documentation (non-disclosure agreements, letters of intent, term sheets, memoranda of understanding, etc.);
Drafting and negotiation of final contractual documentation (shareholders’ agreements, sale and purchase agreements, asset and liability guarantees, escrow agreements, pledges, contracts for the sale of business assets, etc.);
Management of the post-transactional phase (appointment of board members and the management, follow-up of administrative aspects, etc.)
Mergers of listed and unlisted companies
Drafting of merger treaties and various contractual documents;
Taking care of administrative formalities and legal publicity.
Implementation of partnerships, joint-ventures and consortia
Drafting and negotiation of Letter of Intents, Memoranda of Understanding, Project Development Agreements, Confidentiality and Exclusivity Agreements, Shareholders Agreements, etc.