REAL ESTATE Our lawyers are well acquainted with every aspect of this industry, providing advice on a variety of transactional, regulatory and litigation matters relating this sector. We have the commitment, resources and know-how to resolve your complex real-estate problems. TMT The technology practice at the firm works with companies navigating the world of traditional businesses, and disruptive technologies, ranging from transport, media, finance, and education, where we assist our clients in capital raising, mergers and acquisitions, joint venture negotiations and regulatory analysis. Our team specializes in assisting clients to understand the rapidly evolving regulatory landscape, the impact of current and future regulation to help them develop market entry and product development strategies, as well as identify structures/ actions needed for established clients to defend their market through intellectual property protection and contract structures. MINING & METAL Our lawyers with their years of experience understand the macro-economic, geo-political regional risks and opportunities most relevant to your business. Not only do we understand the twists and turns of the sector, we also know and track the players, assets, market trends and commodity fundamentals. DEFENCE As global demand for defense, aerospace products and new technologies increases, aerospace suppliers and defense contractors face an increasingly complex and often contradictory, regulatory environment, diverse economic conditions in the markets in which they operate, global supply chain risks, the need for privacy security and intellectual property protection.With decades of experience and being well connected in the industry, we help our aerospace and defense clients successfully manage these market and regulatory challenges. INDUSTRIAL & MANUFACTURING Manufacturing and industrial companies across many sectors constantly face challenges in pursuit of their growth targets and business goals. Whether forming a new business entity, expanding, integrating, divesting or optimizing operations, companies turn to us to provide the legal guidance they need. Our depth of understanding in individual sectors, strong local connections, global perspective and cross-practice strength can benefit clients as they navigate regulatory demands and local environments. FINANCIAL SERVICES We have a dedicated team of lawyers with intimate knowledge of and appreciation for the financial services and the insurance industry its unique issues and challenges. Our team offers a full range of transactional, regulatory and dispute resolution services to the industry. Our firm offers clients a comprehensive understanding of the principles, customs and practices unique to the industry. CONSUMER & RETAIL Businesses in the consumer goods and retail industry face a number of challenges in today’s ever changing and complex marketplace, including shifting consumer attitudes towards products and brands, new entrants to the sector and increasingly stringent regulation. We understand the business demands and drivers in this evolving sector. Furthermore, we work with a range of businesses in the industry, be it consumer goods, consumer health, food and beverage, electronics, e-commerce etc. so we are best placed to help you in dealing with related business issues and in helping you achieve your business goals. INFRASTRUCTURE & TRANSPORT Over the next 20 years there is a pressing need for infrastructure to be replaced, upgraded or built in both developed and emerging markets as the rapid pace of globalization continues. Our approach combines disciplines and provides legal solutions for all advice needed on any infrastructure investment or activity across a variety of sub-sectors. We cover the full asset life cycle from creation to acquisition, the raising of sponsor or debt capital to restructuring and portfolio management and asset sales.