A truly international firm organized around our clients passion and insight connecting with our clients’ vision commercial advantage where service matters.
Overall, we seek to offer our clients more than just plain vanilla legal advice. Our clients benefit from legal advice that is backed up by experience and judgement in key industry sectors.
We take ownership and are accountable for the role we play, including project management and delivery of the deal on time and to budget.
We place a strong emphasis on integration planning. Our clients tell us that this is key to their requirements. We seek to assist the transition to new ownership and see our role going beyond completion of the deal.
Increasing regulation and compliance is a key concern to clients executing M&A deals. We have increased our focus on compliance risks that could affect your transaction and we are able to offer forward-thinking expertise in this field across multiple jurisdictions.
Building on our focus on technology and our experience of cost-effective project management of complex transactions, we have recently developed an externally hosted cloud-based Due Diligence Tool. It not only enables the global capture of information on a consistent basis through a secure platform but also allows your team members to generate reports according to their preferences (e.g. red flag reports, full reports, or country and/or function-specific reports) and to contact the due diligence team. The tool can also be accessed via tablets and smartphones
We recognize that when engaging a M&A firm, you want transparency regarding the legal costs you will incur. We have developed Massachusetts Capital DEC Cost Management, a pricing and reporting system that provides accurate budgets, including for fixed fee arrangements, and helps you avoid surprises.
We have an in-depth understanding of technology-led businesses and work with some of the world’s most innovative companies
Strong focus on the technology sector, where the corporate/M&A team draws on substantial industry knowledge.
Online Client Services sites are secure, password-protected sites that we set up and manage to support both specific matters and the overall client relationship. Client portals form part of the firm’s Client Service Toolkit: