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CLIENT:  Ahmad Sabith Abdullah, Finance & Office Manager
COMPANY/FIRM: Widespace Bangladesh Limited (www.widespace.com)
TESTIMONIAL:  We have had the opportunity of engaging the Law Counsel on a number occasions. They have vast wealth of substantive knowledge and experience in labour law. We have found them to be extremely efficient and cooperative. We have been impressed by the speed and quality of their service. We highly recommend The Law Counsel for any labour law related services.


CLIENT:  Md. Khaled Mamun, Chief Executive Officer
COMPANY/FIRM: Reliance Insurance Limited (http://reliance.com.bd/)
TESTIMONIAL: The Law Counsel has a range of expertise in both litigation and transactional services. We have engaged lawyers from the firm for both kinds of work and have been pleased by the results. The firm has an impressive litigation track record and handles many of our complex contentious claims. The firm’s lawyers have shown a depth of understanding of insurance contracts and clauses. The firm also has a good employment law practice and we have found their assistance in advising on compliance requirements with the labour legislations very helpful. They provide sound and practical advice and are well regarded in the legal community.


CLIENT: Muhammad Nurul Hoq, Senior Vice President
COMPANY/FIRM: Islami Bank Bangladesh Limited (http://www.islamibankbd.com/)
TESTIMONIAL: The Law Counsel has an experienced set of lawyers who have a clear understanding of international trade & commerce and regularly assists the Bank in drafting and reviewing contracts with foreign banks and institutions such as VISA and the International Finance Corporation. They also provide the Bank with regular advice on corporate governance issues and carry out due diligence of major syndicated finance projects. The Law Counsel also has an effective litigation team that deals with most of the Bank’s contentious matters.


CLIENT: Ms. Samia Kazi Ahmed, Director
COMPANY/FIRM: Magic Circle Corporation Ltd.
TESTIMONIAL:  We have engaged the Law Counsel in a number of commercial matters, and have found the firm’s lawyers to be competent, experienced and capable of providing excellent strategic advice. The firm’s unique blend of commercial and administrative law expertise allows it to efficiently resolve complicated commercial law disputes. As one of the leading chambers in the field, they boast of a strong team of able practitioners, who are approachable and understanding.  We have benefited from their prompt, pragmatic and sound advice on a number of occasions.


CLIENT: Md. Zainul Abedin, Managing Director
COMPANY/FIRM: Paramount Securities Ltd.
TESTIMONIAL: Lawyers at the Law Counsel have a deep understanding of complicated provisions of securities legislations. We have found them capable of providing a clear and sound interpretation of complex legal provisions. In particular, we were impressed by their court room skills in providing remedy in highly contentious litigations.  The firm’s lawyers are known to be diligent, sincere and transparent.


CLIENT: Richelle Luther, SVP and Chief Human Resources Officer, Columbia Sportswear Company
COMPANY/FIRM: The Law Counsel
TESTIMONIAL: I have been impressed by the depth of knowledge and professionalism of The Law Counsel. Mr. Ehsan A Siddiq provided a high level of service andlegal advice onemployment matters when we set up our office in Bangladesh.He provided legal guidance and reviewed our employee handbook and provident fund deed to ensure it met all statutory requirements. I have no hesitation in recommending The Law Counsel to other companies looking for high quality legal advice on employment matters in Bangladesh.

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