Joint ventures can be very complex transactions that often carry a significant strategic importance to all parties involved. They can offer significant opportunities in terms of accessing new markets, sharing risks and delivering economies of scale. However, if not implemented and documented accordingly, they can also lead to a loss in shareholder value or shareholder disputes.
The Corporate team at MKB Law take the time to get a clear understanding of the parties’ commercial objectives from a joint venture arrangement in order to provide bespoke, specialist advice. The team has significant experience in delivering structures, designed to ensure that the commercial objectives of the joint venture partners are achieved and their commercial interests are adequately protected.
We can advise on all aspects contained within joint venture agreements as well as incorporate new joint venture companies with bespoke articles of association and shareholder agreements that sufficiently document the parties’ rights and obligations from the outset of the venture.
Similarly, MKB Law can advise on all manner of partnerships from general partnerships to limited liability partnerships (LLPs). The Corporate team have sound knowledge on the principles of equity and common law that are fundamental to partnerships. The team have wide-ranging experience in drafting of partnership agreements as well as variations to partnerships and dissolutions and can provide strategic, tailored advice to clients in relation to same.