Criminal Law Firm Burnaby - Today's unprecedented numbers of mergers and acquisitions have changed the international economic landscape, and our firm plays a major part in this activity. We have been involved in many high profile mergers and acquisitions with clients involved with cross-border, international and domestic transactions of various size and complexity. Our lawyers offer practical assistance and sound recommendation in order to assist clients attain their business goals. We advise sellers and buyers, financial advisors, lenders and target businesses in transactions involving the purchase or sale of shares or assets, hostile and friendly take-overs, going-private transactions, restructuring and reorganizations, divestitures to public and private companies, plans and amalgamations of arrangement.
Our extensive knowledge acting as both special and legal counsel in a number of high profile take-over bids, mergers and acquisitions allows us to be extremely successful in helping our clients achieve their objectives. For businesses, their shareholders or boards, we help with contested shareholder meetings, proxy solicitations and the implementation or intervention with respect to poison pills. Our services to committees of the board, individual director and boards of director comprise giving strategic recommendation concerning different problems such as applicable fiduciary responsibilities and duties and due diligence standards. Our lawyers provide representation to shareholders, investment bankers and lenders involved in take-over contests.
In the economic climate today, in which companies are ever more subject to regulatory review and scrutiny, we help clients involved in major transactions. We act for clients wanting approval from the Canadian Competition Bureau and we help with U.S. anti-trust approval. Our clients seeking approval for mergers are located in the consumer foods, information technology, communications, financial services and resource sectors. We advise on such problems as the competitive effect of mergers and efficiency analysis. We can assist clients opposing mergers acquire remedies from the Competition Bureau. Our international understanding includes participation in merger review and compliance with regulatory bodies within the US, Japan and Europe. Our lawyers assist clients with acquisition financing through mezzanine, senior, and subordinated debt problems.
Our lawyers draw on the skill of professionals within other fields of our company in problems involving real estate, tax, intellectual property, the environment, pension and competition law. Our integrated team of lawyers offers professional assistance with all the requirements of major commercial transactions.
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