I have been retained by multiple companies in Tunisia to represent them in acquiring franchises from American restaurant chains. The franchisees must comply with US law and with Tunisian law. My primary engagement is to review all of the franchise documents, often constituting a few hundred pages, explaining terms to my client, and negotiating the final terms and conditions of the franchise.
Acquisition of Thai Subsidiary
May 01, 2008
Successful Acquisition of Thai subsidiary
Onit wished to acquire a company in Thailand which was already a subcontractor. There are several ways to structure American businesses in Thailand to enjoy favorable tax treatment. I investigated those and consulted with Thai counsel. We eventually accomplished a successful asset purchase of the Thai company. The transaction, of course, involved due diligence, drafting of documents, and extensive work with Thai counsel.
Debt and lending agreements
Successfully secured financing
Co-counsel for multi-million dollar mezzanine financing deal