Giwa-Osagie & Co. represents all categories of clients in mergers and acquisitions, including buyers, sellers, major stakeholders, lenders, financial advisors, individual investors, private equity funds and others.
In addition to handling acquisitions of capital-backed corporations and other closely held entities, we regularly negotiate acquisitions involving large and publicly traded companies. We have advised major telecommunications companies and conglomerates on mergers and acquisition transactions.
We have extensive and varied transaction experience in the ever-changing regulatory, legal, tax and business issues impacting our clients in these transactions. We have deep hands-on experience in M & A matters that ensures that the advice is focused on achieving our client’s goals.
We also give updates to our clients on the relevant laws governing M & A in Nigeria. Currently, M & A is regulated by the newly enacted Federal Competition and Consumer Protection Act 2018 in Nigeria, administered by the Federal Competition and Consumer Protection Commission.