Our services comprise company formation, company secretarial duties, disposals, liquidations, corporate governance, recapitalization and reorganizations.
We take an integrated, cross-disciplinary approach while dealing with corporate law issues, which spans practices from tax, securities, corporate governance, and labor law to real estate, intellectual property, environmental, antitrust, and other regulatory fields.
We help companies anticipate, detect, manage and avoid problems whenever possible and its response to litigation or enforcement activity is swift and effective.
Our structured finance lawyers represent both capital providers and capital users in connection with securitizations, financial products, derivatives, and other complex structured finance transactions.
AnyRay & Partners lawyers’ experience is representing both financial institutions and corporate capital users, along with our sensitivity to the issues and goals important to each, allows us to represent clients in our Banking & Finance Practice in a more responsive, efficient, and cost-effective manner in all transaction types.
- Tax Services
We render tax advisory and compliance work as well as regulatory services.
Advisory work involves opinions on contract structuring, cross-border tax planning, mergers and acquisition, tax and business implications of new legislation, immigration advisory services and retirement benefits.
Compliance work involves preparation and filing of tax returns (petroleum profits tax, corporate tax, VAT, personal income tax and withholding tax), representing clients at tax audits/investigation conducted by various tax authorities.
Contract Services provides outsourcing services in respect of payroll management, VAT management, withholding tax management and HR outsourcing services.
- Regulatory Services
Regulatory Services helps clients resolve business problems arising from the intricacies of the Ivory Coast business and regulatory environment.
Oil, Gas and mining
AnyRay & Partners’ Oil & Gas team provides creative, comprehensive, and effective legal and tax solutions to companies that are investing in the oil & gas sectors throughout West African countries.
We advise a wide spectrum of clients - oil & gas producers, pipeline and distribution companies, energy marketers, project developers, lenders, multilateral agencies, and governments and state agencies - on upstream, midstream, and downstream oil & gas, petrochemical, and power projects.
AnyRay & Partners Telecommunications, Media and Technology practice includes telecommunication licensing matters, access and interconnection, numbering, spectrum, tariffs and unfair competition practices as well as Mergers & Acquisitions.
In the past four years, the firm has developed extensive aviation practice.
The Aviation team helps clients negociate and draft transactions such aircraft lease or sublease, aircraft registration and deregistration. We represent clients in diverse aviation transactions, including sale, leasing, financing and insuring, as well as bankruptcy and insolvency matters and tax optimization.
Our recent works in aviation includes assisting companies like Apollo Aviation (Ivory Coast), CIT Aerospace (Togo), Macquarie Aircraft Leasing Services (Ivory Coast) and Aviation Capital Group.
We can assist you with all labor law issue such as employment, labor contract, dismissal, expatriates contract, payroll, and employment benefits.
Distribution, competition and anti-trust law
We provide antitrust and competition law services with respect to mergers and acquisitions, criminal and civil investigations by government agencies, antitrust litigation, antitrust/intellectual property issues, and the full range of counseling subjects (including distribution, electronic ventures of various kinds, pricing, trade associations, licensing, and standard-setting).
Our intellectual property counselling practice helps our clients leverage their intellectual property, defend against the claims of others, establish a competitive position for the future, and ultimately, provide value to the investor. Our lawyers have specialized backgrounds and particular experience in the areas trademark, patent and copyright.
We identify the areas in which intellectual property protection is most critical to achieving the company's business objectives, determine the most effective methods of protection and identify strategies to avoid issues with third-parties.
- Commercial litigation
AnyRay&Partners litigation department specialises in handling high-profile litigation in all aspects of commercial litigation.
The department provides its client with close, in-depth, determined and professional legal service, while searching for creative solutions and taking into account the clients' goals and business needs.
Arbitration is a complex and evolving field of law, and the need for deeply knowledgeable legal counsel is paramount.
AnyRay&Partners deep and varied practice sets us apart and affords our clients invaluable insight into winning strategies and arguments.
Our team's collective experience can make the difference in the outcome of a dispute.