Buying a business or Selling a business

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Buying a business or Selling a business

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We see ourselves as an extension of your business, while maintaining the objectivity to ensure the best opportunities are captured, and the risks are identified and mitigated. Put simply, our goal is to help you achieve your goals.

We shape our support model such that we compliment your skills and experience, whether that be personally or organisationally. From comprehensive legal support, identifying the regulatory issues, and coordinating appropriate due diligence around your counterparty, we seek to ensure you are resourced correctly.

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Buying a Business

Our comprehensive approach addresses important matters that decrease your risks and ensure you are free to operate your new business with confidence. You choose the support level you require in your particular circumstances. While some of these matters are not purely the domaine of Legal Advisory, we can ensure the right external support considers these important matters.

Contract Reviews : Including the Business Contract of Sale and other contracts and agreements, such as customer contracts, supplier agreements, and leases to identify any unfavorable terms or obligations, and importantly identify any areas for optmisation

Legal and Regulatory : We review the operation to ensure the business meets various legal obligations and regulator – driven requirements.

Employee and HR Matters : We review the workforce, employment contracts, and HR policies. Understand the employee culture and potential matters of concern.

Intellectual Property and Assets : We confirm ownership of intellectual property, patents, trademarks, and other assets crucial to the business.

Financial Due Diligence : We work with an appropriately skilled accountant to assess the financial health of the business, including its assets, liabilities, cash flow, and profitability. We look for any hidden financial issues.

Valuation : We work with an appropriately skilled valuer to determine the fair market value of the business, considering factors such as earnings multiples, industry benchmarks, and future growth potential.

Customer and Supplier Relationships : We analyse the quality of customer relationships and supplier agreements and assess the risk of losing key customers or suppliers.

If you’re selling your business

Contract For Sale of Business : We analyse the quality of customer relationships and supplier agreements and assess the risk of losing key customers or suppliers.

Confidentiality : We maintain confidentiality throughout the Due Diligence and other selling processes to prevent disruptions in the business and protect sensitive information.

Tax Considerations : We work with an appropriately skilled accountant to ensure the deal structure optimises your tax related obligations.

Negotiation and Closing : We engage in negotiations with potential purchasers to reach an optimal outcome ensuring a well-structured sale process and a smooth closing.

Financial Preparation : We work with an appropriately skilled finance professional to ensure your financial records are accurate and up to date. Well structured, explainable and credible financial reports will increase the marketability of your business.

Business Valuation : We work with an appropriately skilled finance professional to determine the asking price for your business based on its financial performance and market conditions and risk profile.

Customer and Employee Transition : We help you develop a plan for transitioning customers and emplovees to the new owner to minimise business disruption.

Post Sale Transition : We assist you in your planned transition period after the sale to help the new owner succeed.

Our Professionals


Our professionals provide expert legal and strategic assistance. Get in touch and we’ll find the right lawyer for your matter.

Hear From Our Clients

Darren Goddard

They are a class act and would highly recommend this company for people who are looking for genuine, honest and reputable law firm. Thank you, I am forever grateful.

Liliya Bayazitova

Thanks a lot for helping us with the purchase of our first property. Even though it was difficult to gather the documents required for the mortgage, they helped us throughout the process.

Raed Rashid

The team is professional, thorough, and gets the job done. I appreciate their dedication to resolving my legal issues and their constant support throughout the process.

Maya Al Khoury

They provided excellent service and support when I needed it the most. Their team is knowledgeable and very responsive. Highly recommended for any legal matters.

Kristina Tazabekova

Our experience with the law firm has been nothing short of exceptional. They handled our case with utmost professionalism and dedication. We highly recommend their services.

Omar Al Buraiky

I had a complex legal issue and was very stressed. The team provided clear guidance and support. Their expertise and approachability made the process much easier to handle.

Sara Al Awadhi

Extremely satisfied with their services. They are professional, efficient, and truly care about their clients. I wouldn't hesitate to recommend them to anyone needing legal assistance.

Hassan Al Nuaimi