Mergers and Acquisition Transactions

BKCA’s Corporate/M&A team recognizes the fact that no other event is more difficult, challenging, or chaotic as a merger and acquisition and, a buyout. Indeed the process of making sure your business transaction receives all the necessary approvals from government regulators, stockholders and investors takes a lot of hard work. We assist multinationals, listed companies, MSME’s, and large companies, government bodies and private equity parties on significant and complex transactions affecting their activities, including internal operations, the buying and selling of businesses and business assets, and the arrangement of the finance to carry out these activities.

Our firm is equipped with professional lawyers that help you strategize, perform due diligence, negotiate and draft a definitive agreement, arrange financing, gather all parties for the completion of the transaction, ensuring all assets have been properly covered by written documents that are properly signed and witnessed and, finalize all post-merger registrations and procedures. We make sure all your efforts produce results.

Our Attorneys are well prepared to make sure that every legal document to be executed during the process of merger and acquisitions is in conformity with all the basic rules and regulations governing mergers and acquisitions in the business local jurisdiction and internationally. We are experienced, detail-oriented and up to date lawyers ready to protect your company’s best interests during the process of merging with another business or acquiring another company.

Why hire us for your M&A Deals

Whether your business is merging with another business locally, divesting a brand based in another country or acquiring a business on a different continent, our expert lawyers will assist you through every step of the process. And with experience representing all types of parties to a transaction—including buyers, sellers, major stockholders, lenders, and others—we protect your interests while maximizing the return on your investment.

We offer excellent legal representation during a business sale or purchase both locally and internationally having M&A Advisors with a strong industry background. While navigating the process, M&A involves dealing with many different languages globally. During this occasion, our mergers and acquisitions experts make sure that at every stage of the process, we have a native advisor on board who speaks your native language to ensure excellent communication.

Sell side M&A

BKCA gladly receives the prospective sellers and their M&A requirements, and advise them on the acquisitions process up to post-integration support. Selling your business is a difficult process which includes many different routines. BKCA can help you prepare your business for sale that meets your goals by:

  • Advising you on the process of selling your business
  • Advising you on the types of buyers for the sale of your business
  • Advising you on how to prepare for a business sale
  • Analyzing, checking and validating your special requirements, expectations and needs.
  • Advising you on transaction structure, timing and costs of business sale
  • Conducting or facilitating legal due diligence (i.e., the review of contracts, permits, organizational documents and other materials of the target company, or governing the subject assets, to develop an understanding of the scope, value and risks of the transaction)
  • Giving you advice on fiduciary duties and minority stockholder rights, such as dissenters’ rights
  • Providing tactical advice during negotiations
  • Negotiating and drafting business sale documents on your behalf
  • Interfacing with specialist attorneys
  • Incorporating comments to transaction documents from client personnel and specialists
  • Interfacing with client non-legal due diligence personnel to identify and address areas of risk and client priorities
  • Managing and driving the transaction process and getting the deal to closing, including by making regulatory filings, obtaining third party consents and coordinating with financial advisers, accountants and proxy solicitors
  • Maintaining maximal measures of confidentiality during and after the acquisition process.

Buy side M&A

We combine our experience and knowledge to offer a professional, discreet and reliable representation during your business purchase. BKCA can help you prepare for business purchase by:

  • Advising you on the process of buying your business
  • Advising you on how to prepare to a business for purchase
  • Analyzing, checking and validating your special requirements, expectations and needs.
  • Advising you on transaction structure, timing and costs of buying off a business
  • Conducting or facilitating legal due diligence (i.e., the review of contracts, permits, organizational documents and other materials of the target company, or governing the subject assets, to develop an understanding of the scope, value and risks of the transaction)
  • Giving you advice on fiduciary duties and minority stockholder rights, such as dissenters’ rights
  • Providing tactical advice during negotiations
  • Negotiating and drafting business purchase documents on your behalf
  • Interfacing with specialist attorneys
  • Incorporating comments to transaction documents from client personnel and specialists
  • Interfacing with client non-legal due diligence personnel to identify and address areas of risk and client priorities
  • Managing and driving the transaction process and getting the deal to closing, including by making regulatory filings, obtaining third party consents and coordinating with financial advisers, accountants and proxy solicitors
  • Maintaining maximal measures of confidentiality during and after the acquisition process.

For Investors

Our firm is a global firm that offers an extremely attractive opportunity for International corporations and Investors. BKCA can help you to locate the hidden opportunities that meets your investment path and interest. 

In order to become your business expansion force, please send us a non-exclusive mandate as well as your requirements for your target company for an Acquisition, Strategic partnership or Investment to: info@bkca.co.ug or contact us.

Connect with our experts to instantly augment your existing business

Please contact us now regarding your business sale or purchase. We provide high quality M&A services and aim to maximize client satisfaction. Involve us in your M&A plans now and we make a good proposal on the mergers & acquisitions services you require.

We Look Forward To Working With You