Whether starting a new business, expanding an existing one, or setting up a trust or holding vehicle, we help clients select and establish the most suitable legal entity, as well as helping with the required regulatory approvals and licences. Our SCA function helps clients find the solutions they need.
At Keypoint, we are committed to helping clients achieve their goals by providing the highest quality, commercially-focused legal and business advice. Our unique approach – working seamlessly with clients to provide innovative solutions – is enhanced by our willingness to challenge existing thinking and push boundaries while remaining compliant with local laws and leading practice. We are registered as a professional body with the Ministry of Industry, Commerce and Tourism (MOICT).
We provide a wide range of statutory advisory services to clients establishing businesses that conform to the Bahrain Commercial Companies Law and other regulations. We also restructure existing businesses to support commercial success. Cost-effective results, professionalism and efficiency are the keystones of our service.
Our services include:
- Advising on the most appropriate legal structure for your business
- Advising on the requirements to incorporate the chosen legal entity
- Liaising with regulators, such as MOICT and the Central Bank of Bahrain to obtain required approvals and licences
- Preparing constitutional documents in Arabic and English
- Applying to establish a legal entity and following up with regulators
- Advising on ongoing regulatory obligations, filings and reporting
- Advising and assisting with statutory requirements related to mergers and acquisitions
- Assisting with listing on the Bahrain Bourse
- Assisting with board and shareholder meetings – as well as other company secretarial services
- Translation services
- Amending corporate records
- Advising on corporate governance requirements
- Liquidation formalities
- Assisting with the transfer of title to properties
- Our expertise and experience facilitate the efficient and timely completion of customised services that are tailored specifically to your needs and comply with all relevant regulations.