D & A Morales y Asociados has also assisted business developers and asset managers in their venture capital, leveraged buyouts, investment in equity and debt instruments and hedging in both, domestic and international markets. Our firm has also represented purchasers of medium and large size companies in México in the pre-acquisition and post-acquisition process, restructuring, turnaround, and bailout of corporate entities and their assets. In addition, the firm has assisted individual investors acquire equity, debt or convertible instruments in various industrial and commercial industries.
Our firm has assisted business developers and sponsors in start-up ventures. We have also assisted them during the strategic planning, pre-operating stage and throughout their operations, as well as during various rounds of debt and equity financing with a view of an exit strategy by means of a third-party sale or public offering of the company. This work includes the full range of corporate, tax, and intellectual property services that are required to establish the company and initiate its business activities, including the design of the business form and capital structure of the company, the preparation of stockholder agreements, the negotiation and documentation of debt and equity financing, the establishment of employee's stock option plans, the negotiation and drafting of employment agreements, employee non-compete, confidentiality and intellectual property assignment agreements, individual stock option agreements, and the preparation of agreements for the acquisition or licensing of technology.