We have extensive experience advising many of the leading domestic and multi-national corporations across all sectors – both listed and unlisted – and participate in many industries and international bodies on the development of corporate law and regulation. We also have wide-ranging experience advising boards on corporate governance, compliance, and applicable laws and regulations and advise in relation to corporate governance issues for listed companies, institutional investors, private equity investors, underwriters, board committees, directors among others.
We have extensive experience across all areas of commercial contracts including logistics, agency, distribution, sales, and marketing, packaging and manufacturing and franchising, outsourcing and offshoring, e-commerce, licensing, advertising, and sales promotion. Our lawyers combine sector and technical knowledge and expertise with the ability to craft innovative custom-made contractual solutions.
Corporate Governance & Directors' Responsibilities
We advise on corporate governance issues for listed companies, financial institutions, institutional investors, private equity players, underwriters, board committees, directors among others. Our Corporate Governance practice combines professionals from our corporate and litigation departments.
Increasingly governance is a key aspect of regulatory compliance and executive remuneration. Our expertise in this area allows us to provide valuable insights and informed advice to our clients.
Further, we cover the full spectrum of risk management/corporate compliance issues as companies across all sectors face increasingly complex compliance challenges in a variety of areas, with the risk of reputational damage, civil liability, enforcement action, and even criminal prosecution when things go wrong.
Our team advises clients on risk assessments and audits, compliance reviews, developing and testing compliance policies and procedures, and reputational risk management programs. We also conduct transactional and institutional due diligence reviews, manage internal investigations, and defend companies and individuals in externally driven investigations and enforcement actions.
Forming an integral part of our Corporate M&A and Litigation practices our Corporate Governance practice can provide effective support for our clients across the full range of corporate governance issues.