Cross-border Investment

Our services span the entire investment process and include legal due diligence, advice on the legal structure of the project, establishment of cross-border enterprises, asset or share purchases, counsel on tax matters, drafting and negotiation of transaction documents, and participating in negotiations.
 
Services in this area include:
 
Foreign Investment in China —direct investment via representative offices, wholly-foreign owned enterprises, joint ventures, partnership enterprises, shareholding companies, etc, as well as reinvestment by foreign investors.
Outbound investment - Outbound direct investment and outbound indirect investment via SPVs in Hong Kong, The Virgin Islands, The Cayman Islands, and other countries.
Cross-Border Acquisitions – leveraged, senior, mezzanine, and subordinated debt as well as high-yield bonds.
Asset Purchases and Leases – all forms of assets in the shipping, aerospace, mining, logistics, construction, railroad, automotive, and telecommunications industries.
Bank Lending – sovereign, corporate, SME and money markets.
Corporate Recovery and Insolvency – debt restructuring, refinancing, and debt for equity swaps.
Debt Capital Markets – issuance of bonds, medium term notes, convertibles, warrants, and depository receipts.
Securitizations – financing arrangements designed to met specific tax, accounting, or regulatory objectives and derivative/insurance transformers.
 
We begin by understanding out clients’ commercial objectives and then implement high level legal solutions to accomplish those objectives minimize risk.