17th May 2021
Our Corporate & Commercial team, comprising of Jacob Ochieng (Partner), Cindy Oraro (Partner), Sheila Nyakundi (Associate) and Paul Kamara (Lawyer) contributed to the Kenyan Chapter of the 2021 Chambers Global Practice Guide on Corporate M&A.
The Guide, covering fifty-eight (58) jurisdictions, provides the latest legal information on acquiring a company, antitrust regulations, restrictions on foreign investments, stakebuilding, negotiation, mandatory offer thresholds, conditions for a takeover offer, squeeze-out mechanisms, disclosure, duties of directors, defensive measures and shareholder activism.
Our contribution provides an extensive analysis of M&A in the Kenyan market, highlighting the key trends and industries, and how the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic has affected the market.
About Our Corporate & Commercial Practice
The practice comprises a robust team of lawyers who have proven experience in bringing commercial awareness to every transaction and is able to cut across several sectors with extensive involvement in buyouts, corporate restructuring, incorporation and company registration, joint ventures, preparing and reviewing commercial agreements, private equity and mergers & acquisitions (M&A).