Mergers & Acquisitions

The firm and its lawyers are at the forefront in mergers and acquisitions practice. The firm and its lawyers have been recognized as a preeminent law firm and preeminent lawyers respectively in mergers and acquisitions field by major international legal directories.

Our practice includes a myriad of sophisticated and demanding transactions involving domestic and foreign companies, international entities or combination of both, and requiring highly specialized skills, legal talents and transactional acumen. We primarily advise foreign public and private acquirers in high-profile and high value cross-border M&A transactions in a number of sectors including hydroelectricity, telecommunications, technology, hospitality, construction, food and beverage, etc.

Our lawyers have handled some of the most high-profile and the largest cross-border acquisition deals in Nepal including the biggest acquisition deal in Nepali corporate history. Other major cross-border acquisition deals include - acquisition of majority equity in two publicly listed beverage companies by the world's biggest beverage company, acquisition of several large hydroelectricity and solar projects, technology companies, etc.

In this field, we provide following services:

  • Cross-border mergers
  • Cross-border acquisitions
  • Distressed M&A
  • Leveraged buyouts 
  • Takeover bids
  • Foreign direct investment
  • Joint-venture investment
  • Strategic alliance
  • Tax advice on M&A transaction 
  • Corporate governance
  • Private equity
  • Due diligence of targets

"[Pradhan & Associates] regularly undertakes a wide range of high profile, high-value matters, including M&A......."