Corporate Law, Private equity, M&A
SCOA assists its clients in the sale and acquisition of companies, businesses and/or shares in companies both in Italy and abroad, providing the necessary advice during the whole length of the process, from carrying out due diligence through to the negotiation and drafting of the sale/purchase agreement, for the acquisition and/or transfer of businesses both in Italy and in Europe, the US, Asia and Africa.
Our services in the field of Mergers & Acquisitions include, inter alia:
- Advice in structuring the transactions
- Drafting and negotiation of letters of intent and memorandums of understanding
- Due diligence
- Negotiation and drafting of agreements
- Assistance in closing and post-closing
Having taken part in complex infrastructure projects, SCOA’s professionals have built up extensive experience in structuring innovative transactions and agreements which reconcile the requirements and objectives of all the parties involved.
SCOA has considerable experience in negotiating shareholders’ agreements and contracts between industrial and financial partners, in IPOs, leveraged buy-out operations, private equity and venture capital transactions, mergers, demerges, contributions, company transformations, joint ventures and company associations and networks.
SCOA is moreover skilled in selecting the financial partners best suited to the client’s characteristics and requirements and type of transaction, starting from a wide range of possibilities.
SCOA also operates in company restructuring and turnaround, including assisting companies in financial difficulty to restructure their financial debt. This can involve any of the following procedures: compositions with creditors, including on a going concern basis; debt restructuring agreements, certified restructuring plans.