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Corporate & Commercial

CM Advocates LLP - Uganda > Corporate & Commercial

The growth and vitality of the Ugandan economy is presenting new and exciting opportunities for business both nationally and internationally. In order to respond to these opportunities and thrive in a globally competitive environment, businesses and management need commercially astute and pragmatic advice from their legal team.

Through an in-depth understanding of our clients’ business, and listening to what they want to achieve, we are able to deliver this.

Our Corporate & Commercial team has expertise in all aspects of commercial and corporate law and regulation, based on technical skills and qualifications, substantial experience and knowledge that is constantly being updated. We provide the solutions and services to enable our clients to develop new markets and grow existing ones effectively. Our lawyers have in-depth knowledge of the regulatory, compliance and transaction regimes, and their advice always takes account of our clients’ strategic and operational needs.

Our lawyers have extensive experience advising companies on capital raisings and listings. We offer our clients a comprehensive range of services from project managing, capital raising and listing process, to assisting with complex technical aspects, including tax and corporate governance.

Our diverse client base includes large private companies, listed corporations, financial institutions, private equity funds, venture capitalists, stockbrokers and accountants on a wide range of matters including fundraising, mergers and acquisitions, corporate governance, capital raisings, private equity transactions, takeovers and joint ventures.

Our Corporate & Commercial team is highly respected in the market and advises on:

  • Mergers and acquisitions, and corporate reconstructions
  • Fundraising
  • Compliance and risk management
  • Corporate governance
  • Takeovers
  • Joint ventures
  • Companies Act
  • Due diligence investigations
  • Private equity
  • Capital raisings
  • Contracts