Telecom Sector

The Firm has represented its corporate clients in transactions involving the purchase or sale of communications properties, mergers and acquisitions, privatizations, project finance and infrastructure development. On behalf of both buyers and sellers, the firm’s lawyers have handled multimillion-dollar deals for cellular systems, broadcast stations and cable and satellite providers. We coordinate all aspects of the transactions – from the letter of intent to contract negotiation and drafting, through preparation of applications for regulatory approval to the closing table.

The partners have been previously engaged on the following transactions:

  • Warid Telecom (Private) Limited with Mobilink.
  • Acquisition of thirty percent shareholding of Warid Telecom (Private) Limited by SingTel, a telecommunication giant based in Singapore.
  • Acquisition of hundred percent shareholding of Warid Telecom Uganda and Warid Telecom Congo by Airtel India
  • Sale of hundred percent shareholdings in Warid Telecom Bangladesh.
  • Sale of entire passive network infrastructure of Warid Telecom Uganda to Eaton Towers, one of the major passive infrastructure providers in Africa.