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Legal 500, 2021


MFB’s corporate department covers a broad range of corporate and commercial matters, both marine and non-marine, including:

  • acquisitions/disposals of shares, businesses and assets
  • private equity, project finance and security-taking
  • joint ventures/shareholder agreements
  • agency, supply, distribution and other trade agreements
  • company start-ups/group reorganisations
  • corporate services (including process agencies)

As a firm with a global shipping practice, we deal regularly with international transactions, cross-border joint ventures and strategic alliances. We have particular expertise in the allocation of project risk through on/off-shore corporate structures, security-taking, insurance and mechanisms for dispute resolution and enforcement. For local input, we have a global network of contacts and advisers to call upon.

Our clients range from business start-ups to international companies and corporate lenders. Whether the project is big or small, we aim to deliver timely advice that is tailored to your needs.

For further information on our Corporate/Commercial work, please contact Jonathan Watson, Edward Gray or Simon Wolsey.

Corporate Services

MFB offers the following company incorporation, business start-up and maintenance services:

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