Our Cairo team is considered a leader in mergers and acquisitions transactions, acting along with other offices of the Firm as local and international counsel in key debt and equity offerings. Our practice group not only assists clients with day-to-day corporate governance and maintenance issues, but also handles complex corporate finance issues, ranging from private and public mergers and acquisitions, securities and capital markets transactions, to private equity, venture capital and buyouts.
Every year, Baker & McKenzie facilitates numerous large-scale mergers and acquisitions in Egypt and abroad, including public takeovers. We have a uniquely broad experience in international mergers and acquisitions, buyouts, and joint ventures.
We are regularly recognized in numerous reference guides — such as European Legal 500, Chambers Global and IFLR — which rank our office among the top law firms in Egypt. We can help with:
Mergers, acquisitions, venture capital – Structuring acquisitions or disinvestment transactions, conducting due diligence, drafting and negotiating preliminary contracts, acquisition contracts, joint ventures and shareholder’s agreements
Debt capital markets, equity capital markets and securities
Chambers Global says of our Corporate/M&A practice, “Doing the best work, this international outfit attracts praise of the very highest degree… staffed top to bottom with Egyptian attorneys, who have superb contacts as well as a straightforward excellent understanding of the needs of international clients. The firm lives up to its high expectations by continuing to make headlines in IPO’s and M&A transactions. … Acclaimed for their ability to produce on an international level…with them you know you will be able to get through something.”