CORPORATE / COMMERCIAL

Our team at GWP & Co. have extensive experience in all major areas of Corporate and Commercial Law including commercial litigation and dispute settlement, restructuring, acquisitions, mergers, intellectual property and insolvency.

We service a domestic, regional and international client base with diverse interests across a wide spectrum of industries including telecommunications, oil and gas, energy and utilities, shipping, tourism, technology, sports, building and construction, and …

We provide timely bespoke legal solutions to onshore and offshore individuals, trusts and financial institutions, corporations, charitable organisations and law firms, many of which are engaged in the international business and financial services sectors. 

GWP & Co. has particular expertise in the following areas:

Corporate Finance
Mergers and Acquisitions, re-organisations
Initial equity offerings, private and public

Private Equity
Advising on public and private M&A transactions
Leveraged financing (intercreditor agreements, facility agreements, loan notes assignments)
Drafting bespoke articles of incorporation
Drafting and advising on shareholder agreements and shareholder rights
Venture Capital

Joint Ventures
Joint financing and service ventures
Corporate structuring for real estate ventures
Advising generally on limited partnership agreements

General Corporate
Corporate Administration
Corporate governance, including directors duties and advising on dividend payments or distributions
Intellectual property and trademarks
Service contracts and other commercial contracts
Redomiciliation advice

Corporate Reorganisation
Pre-insolvency restructurings
Advising on cross-border corporate reorganisations
Voluntary Liquidations and Liquidator Services
Voluntary solvent liquidations
Statutory schemes of arrangement and plans of arrangement
Forbearance agreements and work-outs
Creditors’ Voluntary Arrangements
Using the available remedies of offshore jurisdictions alongside those of other jurisdictions in cross-border structures

Voluntary Liquidations and Liquidator Services
Consolidations
Migrations
Statutory Mergers
Schemes
Plans of Arrangement

Insolvency
Compulsory and members’ voluntary liquidation
Appointment of Liquidators and Provisional Liquidators
Administrative Receivership
Liquidation of Insurance Companies
Cross-border insolvency and international assistance to foreign insolvency practitioners
Rights and duties of directors in respect of entities facing insolvency
Distressed or insolvent investment funds

Security Enforcement
Advising on the rights of secured creditors and the enforcement of security
Voidable transactions