Corporate/Commercial Law

Avoidable commercial disputes, problems arising from preventable legal mistakes or incorrect decisions can take away focus from your business.

Avoidable commercial disputes, problems arising from preventable legal mistakes or incorrect decisions can take away focus from your business.

From opening a business to winding up, Osei-Ofei Swabi & Co. is equipped to handle the full range of corporate/commercial transactions. Our practical advice is geared to assist you avoid errors and pitfalls that could jeopardize your business venture and investment(s).

With knowledgeable, reliable and experienced legal advisors by your side, you can boost the chances of your success in challenging business situations. Our attorneys make it a priority to provide legal counsel that is aligned with your business objectives and your unique requirements tailor made specifically for your particular circumstances.

Proven Experience Makes Us a Partner to Trust

Nuanced advice from our attorneys has helped several international clients protect their business investments made in Botswana. We can provide strategic legal solutions in complex matters such as choosing the best corporate vehicle for transactions (eg. a partnership, limited liability company, mergers/acquisitions or financing for new ventures.)

We are regularly consulted by various international investors on issues relating to regulatory compliance and due diligence. Our firm has additionally acted frequently as correspondent attorneys or local legal counsel for and on behalf of multinational corporations and law firms from other jurisdictions.

Services Offered

Contracts & Agreement

  • General Commercial Agreements and Contracts
  • Management Agreements
  • Shareholders Agreements
  • Share Sale Agreements
  • Insolvency, Receivership, Judicial Management and Liquidation(s)

Regulatory Compliance

Finance & banking

  • Banking Matters
  • Pension Fund Issues
  • Finance Documentation and Funding Agreements
  • Tax

Mergers and Acquisitions

  • Due Diligence
  • Formation and Acquisition of New and Existing Companies
  • Agreements for the Acquisition and Disposals of Shares and Assets
  • Amalgamation Procedures

Intellectual Property Rights


General Legal Opinion(s)