Management Buy-Outs & Buy-Ins

Woodfines’ highly experienced corporate team regularly works on complex deals with teams involved in Management Buy-Outs (MBOs), Management Buy-Ins (MBIs), Buy-In Management Buy-Outs (BIMBOs) and with business vendors. Our clients appreciate the high level of technical advice and care provided at cost effective rates.

We can provide advice on every legal aspect involved in the buy-out process and draft the appropriate legal documentation to give effect to your intentions and protect your interests.

Example areas of advice and assistance include:

  • Companies Act requirements
  • Debt and Equity Funding
  • Due Diligence
  • Employment Law
  • Heads of Agreement
  • Leveraged Finance
  • Newco Formation
  • Planning and Co-ordinating the Deal
  • Preparation, Negotiation and / or Approval of all necessary documentation required, including: Sale and Purchase Agreement, Disclosure Letter, Facility and Security documentation, Articles of Association for Newco, Shareholders’ Agreements, Cross-Option Agreements, Service Agreements, Board Minutes and all other ancillary documents.
  • Sale Negotiations.

If you would like further information and advice on the buy-out process please contact a member of our Company Commercial team.