International

International

Our team has in depth expertise in a wide range of services. As the founding members of the Cyrus Ross organisation, this enables us to deal with national and international transactions. Our team advises across a range of sectors, jurisdictions and markets.

We advise our clients in the business, commercial and corporate sectors in many countries across the world. We help our international clients even if they are abroad as we act on their behalf even if they are not present in the jurisdiction.

Our clients and other professional advisers rely on us to service their needs and the needs of their clients. Advisers who take advantage of our bespoke international legal service include other lawyers, accountants, estate agents, financial advisers, insolvency practitioners and wealth management companies.

The range of services required by our international clients is broad and covers :-

  1. Asset and Corporate Finance, Investment, Debt Offering and Lending
  2. Asset Recovery and Proceeds of Crime
  3. Business Contracts
  4. Business Structures
  5. Buying, Selling and Listings
  6. Employment Law for Businesses
  7. Estate Planning
  8. Litigation and Arbitration
  9. Project and Infrastructure
  10. Real Estate
  11. Tax Structures
  12. Wills and Probate

Examples of our international transactions are :

  • Acted for Cypriot Vendors in a £330 million cross border sale of a pharmaceutical company
  • Acted for Vendors in a group company consisting of a Swiss company and a Nigerian company in a multi million sale of shares to a US company in the oil and gas sector
  • Successfully negotiated the sale of a film storage company to highly cautious US purchasers despite numerous obstacles that periodically derailed the transaction
  • Implemented options to purchase a UK company developing cutting edge ophthalmic technology for Russian clients
  • Acted for an Indian pharmaceutical company in a multi million pound acquisition of a UK pharmaceutical company
  • Acted for an Indian cinema company in the acquisition of a majority stake in a UK cinema chain
  • Acted for a US based pharmaceutical company in the acquisition of a UK company specialising in clinical trials
  • Acted for Vendors in a £20M sale of shares in a communications group to a US company.
  • Acted for an Indian steel company in setting up a company in Georgia and dealing with international bank funding for set up
  • Acted for a consortium of Japanese companies in a multi million pound acquisition of shares in a joint venture company in the automotive sector
  • Assistance to a major US and Bermudan based insurance company on the implementation of a workout of its remaining residual value insurance portfolio covering five aircraft with a combined value of USD32M
  • Implemented a successful workout of a financial risks insurance policy for two of the world's largest insurance companies for a value in excess of USD100M involving land and luxury condominium developments in the Caribbean
  • Transacted a management buy out of a UK company from an Israeli public company for circa 5M
  • Acted for an Indian pharmaceutical company in a multi million acquisition of a UK pharmaceutical company

For more information please contact Harry Pattihis, George Constant, Alicia Pattihis, Arthur Fernandes, Georgina Kyriacou, Peter Papadopulo or Max Lesser.