A focus on business

At Born, we have pooled all of our expertise to assist you, the client, with your business needs. No matter whether you are the owner, buyer, seller, developer, entrepreneur, bank, investor or the issuer, we can assist you with all aspects of the deal. Over the years, our team has consistently been top ranked by independent legal directories and publications such as Chambers and Partners and Legal 500.

From advice on
business structure
to due diligence,
contract negotiations
and financing

Acquisition and property financing

Raising capital

Bilateral and syndicated loans

Leasing facilities

Borrowing facilities

Security structures

Corporate bonds

MTN programmes

Hybrid financing

Regulatory law

Acquisitions and transfers of real estate and real estate companies

Advice on development projects

Forward funding, forward purchase & sale and lease back

Sales of building rights

Land registration issues

Development agreements

Stamp duty issues

Construction law

Commercial leases

Rights of use, rents, easements and other rights

Conversions of residential property

Fusion and mergers

Company transfers and company acquisitions

Legal Due Diligence

Review/planning of transaction structures

Shareholder agreements and JV agreements

Preference capital

Investment agreements

Fund structures

Advice on AIFM regulations

Shareholder meetings and corporate governance

Public company law

Incentive schemes

Rights issues and guarantee undertakings

Directed issues and other capital raising

Prospectus work


Reverse acquisitions

Public takeover bids

Acquisitions in kind

Insider dealing and other disclosure issues (MAR)

Dispute assessment/risk analysis

Evidence gathering and interim security measures/injunctive relief

Negotiation and other forms of alternative dispute resolution (ADR)

Arbitration under institutional frameworks such as SCC, ICC, LCIA, FIFA or ad hoc proceedings

Litigation in general and administrative courts at all levels


Third-party funding