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Whether you are planning a merger as part of your growth strategy, thinking about diversifying into new sectors or looking for new funding options such as non-bank lending or through equity investment, our experts offer you the right mix of legal and commercial advice. Having lawyers who think and act beyond their traditional role and seek to add value can help you secure the competitive edge you need in an ever-changing business environment. Our international team of more than 700 corporate lawyers in over 33 countries worldwide can assist you in all aspects of corporate law and M&A, both domestically and internationally.

As a leading M&A law firm with an international reach, we advise clients from large listed companies to disruptive start-ups on corporate matters covering a variety of sectors and industries.

Our team understands the needs of companies and investors, whether they are on the buy or sell side of a transaction. We have particular experience of advising on international M&A involving multiple jurisdictions, legal frameworks and regulatory requirements. We also have success in creating bespoke solutions to ensure that deals are closed quickly, efficiently and successfully.

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18 Septemnber 2019
CMS gets in the game on launch of Play Ven­tures I LP
31 Jul 19
M&A and GDPR: an­nounced GBP 99 m hotel chain fine high­lights due di­li­gence...
A year since the im­ple­ment­a­tion of the GDPR, de­cisions were handed down in the UK and Ger­many re­veal­ing how the reg­u­la­tion has a dir­ect im­pact on M&A trans­ac­tions. In one rul­ing, the Su­per­vis­ory Au­thor­ity...
1 September 2017
CMS form­al­ises law al­li­ance with Hol­born Law in Singa­pore
22 Nov 18
New re­port | Con­nec­ted Fu­ture: in­vest­ment op­por­tun­it­ies in the rad­ic­ally...
Tech­no­logy-driv­en trans­form­a­tions are not only dis­rupt­ing our every­day lives, but are also rad­ic­ally trans­form­ing the in­fra­struc­ture sec­tor. On the one hand, in­nov­a­tion is driv­ing an up­grade of ex­ist­ing...
31 August 2017
CMS ad­vises on $22.7m IPO of My­an­mar Stra­tegic Hold­ings
26 Oct 18
New Ven­ture Cap­it­al In­vest­ment Mod­el Agree­ments in Singa­pore
This art­icle is pro­duced by CMS Hol­born Asia, a Form­al Law Al­li­ance between CMS Singa­pore and Hol­born Law LLC. The Singa­pore Academy of Law and the Singa­pore Ven­ture Cap­it­al & Private Equity As­so­ci­ation,...
31 July 2017
High­lights of our ex­per­i­ence in Cor­por­ate/M&A in Singa­pore
2 May 2017
CMS, Nabarro and Olswang com­plete ground­break­ing mer­ger
Cre­ates ma­ter­i­ally strengthened of­fer­ing across APAC