Leading firms in Bangladesh

Other key lawyers:

Anita Ghazi Rahman

A.S & Associates

A.S & Associates is a full-service law firm that excels at structuring syndicated term loan facilities and debt securities as well as advising on the securisation of financial products. Other areas of expertise include providing tax management services and the promotion of ADR through its trained mediators. In addition, the skilled team routinely works with major international law firms. Managing partner A.S.A Bari leads the capital markets, energy and power groups as well as the financial and taxation practices at the firm. Ferdaus Rahman is another prominent member of the team with considerable experience in corporate governance and regulatory matters as well as in employment and labour law issues. Farhana Khan is another name to note for his work on complex corporate matters.

Practice head(s):

A.S.A Bari; Ferdaus Rahman; Farhana Khan

Testimonials

It is a knowledgeable team that is responsive and caring towards our queries‘.

The Firm has outstanding standards of professional service and a superior turnaround time. It is proactive about problem solving‘.

Ferdaus Rahman has an exceptional capacity of not only providing legal solutions, but the ability to drive complex projects of national importance forward‘.

Key clients

Apex Consulting International Inc.

Apparels Stitch Limited-Patriot Group

Banco Power Limited

Banco Securities Limited

Bangladesh Power Development Board, BPDB

Bangladesh Investment Development Authority (BIDA)

Biddyanondo Foundation

Bird & Bird LLP

Brothers Construction Company Ltd.

Capita Auto Bricks Limited

Codes & Labels Limited

Concept Knitting Limited

China Exim Bank Limited

City Capital Limited

Clyde & Co. Clasis

Deloitte Bangladesh

Dentons

Devotech Technology Park Limited

Dhaka Euro Shoes Limited

Diran Enterprise Limited

Doreen Power Limited

Doreen Power House and Technologies Limited

East West Container Terminals Limited

EMX Limited

Energis Power Corporation Limited

Envoy Textiles Limited

EOS Textile Mills Limited

EPV Thakurgaon Limited

Equitable Group

Evonik Bangladesh Limited

Financial Excellence Limited

Freudenberg & Vilene International Limited

Godrej Household Products (Bangladesh) Limited

Great Western Energy (BD) Limited

Hoda Vasi Chowdhury & Co.

Hogan Lovells

Hoque Bhattacharjee Das & Co

Humac Lab Limited

Huntsman Singapore Pte Limited

Hyundai Oilbank Co., Ltd

IBCS-Primax Software (Bangladesh) Limited

IDLC Finance Limited

Imagine Radio

Infrastructure Development and Company Limited

International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh (icddr,b)

International Corporate Protection Group Ltd.

JMI Group

Justice & Care

Khaas Food Limited

Kite Bangladesh Limited

Krishi Gobeshona Foundation

Kushiara Auo Bricks Limited

Lanka Bangla Investments Limited

Lexage

Man Energy Solution

Mars Advisory Limited

Mayer Brown LLP

MBM Group

Medecins sans Frontieres, France

Mills & Reeve LLP

Midland Bank Limited

Milvik Bangladesh Limited

Mitsui & Co Limited

Modupur Consultancy Limited

Navana Electronics Limited

NCC Bank Limited

NRB Bank Limited

NRB Equitable Limited

NDB Capital Limited

New Mileage (Hong Kong) Technology Limited

Nishimura and Asahi

Noor Cold Storage Limited

Norinco Intl. Power Limited

O’Melveny

Phoenix Finance Limited

Pubali Bank Limited

Rangpur Metal Industries Limited

Rural Power Company Limited

Safko Spinning Mills Limited

Sarens India Heavy Lifting Pvt Limited

Shaoxing Keqiao Douan Imp and Exp Co. Ltd.

Sheridans

Simavi

Simbrella

Smart Health Bangladesh Limited

Solemate Footwear

Soorty Textile (BD) Limited

Sreemongol Consultancy Limited

Stadler Rail Valencia S.A.U.

Subra Limited

Subra Fashions Limited

Subra Systems Limited

Taj Industries Limited

Tajingdong Consultancy Limited

The City Bank Limited

Thomson Reuters Foundation

Treeshal Consultancy

Limited Walk Free Foundation

White & Case LLP

World Bank Group

Yonder Music Inc.

Zhejiang Huida Textiles and Garments Co. Ltd.

Work highlights

  • Assisting the Bangladesh Investment Development Authority with the implementation of OSS in Bangladesh.
  • Providing a regulatory assessment of its client’s proposed business model for exporting lubricants to Bangladesh.
  • Advised Khaas Food Limited on the  structuring of its business so that it can operate franchise outlets in multiple districts of the country as well as advising it on the protection of its IP rights.
  • Advised JMI Group on the structure and other key terms and conditions of a large syndicated term loan facility.
  • Advising Subra on the acquisition of a pharmaceutical company.

Doulah & Doulah

Doulah & Doulah is recommended for its considerable expertise in power, infrastructure and energy projects and for its advice on the financing aspects of these projects. Of note is the fact that the firm has so far assisted in the structuring of 68 power plant deals and has advised on a large number of the most major infrastructure projects in Bangladesh. The team is also well-regarded for its transactional work and is adept at handling large-scale international deals. A.B.M. Nasirud Doulah  is recommended for his work on major infrastructure projects and is active in the power and energy sectors. Amina Khatoon's strengths lie in corporate and restructuring work. Another primary contact is A.B.M. Shamsud Doulah who specialises in the enforcement of foreign judgments in Bangladesh and also acts in ICC, LCIA and UNCITRAL arbitrations.

Practice head(s):

A.B.M. Nasirud Doulah; Amina Khatoon; A.B.M. Shamsud Doulah

Testimonials

Dr Amina Khatoon is always available and works in close partnership with her clients‘.

The team adopts a practical approach to our business needs and provides quick on the spot advice‘.

Key clients

GE Capital

General Electric

Islamic Development Bank

IFC

Deutsche Bank

China Development Bank

Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation

Microsoft

British Petroleum

Wells Fargo

Societe Generale

Scatec Solar

Shenzhen Stock Exchange

Gates Foundation

China Exim Bank

Sinosure

Ophir Energy

Blackstone Energy

AES

Aka Bank

Facebook

Work highlights

  • Represented Ophir Energy in its $205m acquisition of Santos’s South Asian assets.
  • Representing Scatek Solar in the project development and project financing of its 50-150MW solar park.
  • Represented Export & Import Bank of China in its $285m financing of the Khulna power plant.
  • Represented GE in its $50m investment in the  Meghnaghat-II power plant.
  • Acting for China Shandong Hispeed & Sinohydro in the project financing of the first Dhaka elevated expressway.

Dr. Kamal Hossain & Associates

Dr. Kamal Hossain & Associates advises both national and international clients on a broad range of issues such as on the establishment of a business, on employment law, and on corporate restructuring. The team is also experienced at handling a myriad of disputes. In addition it has considerable expertise in areas as diverse as admiralty and shipping law, aviation, as well as constitutional and administrative law. Kamal Hossain is a prominent member of the team that also advises banks, insurance companies and financial institutions on matters ranging from central bank regulations through to capital market transactions.

Practice head(s):

Dr. Kamal Hossain; Sara Hossain; Ramzan Ali Sikder; Dr. Sharif Bhuiyan

Key clients

AccentureAce Alliance Power Limited

Alipay Singapore E-Commerce Private Limited

Allen &Overy LLP

Ant Financial Services Group

APL Co. Pte Ltd

Apollo Ispat Limited

Arcelik AS, Turkey

Arnet Fox LLP

Asian Development Bank

Asian Paints (Bangladesh) Limited

Avery Dennison

Aygaz AS, Turkey

Bangladesh Shiphandling and Berth Operators’ Association

Baker &Mckenzie

Banglalink Digital Communications Limited

Bay Fishing Company Limited

BredinPrat, France

British American Tobacco Bangladesh Ltd.

Bureau Veritas (Bangladesh) Pvt. Ltd.

Ciena Communications Bangladesh Ltd.

Citibank NA

Clifford Chance LLP

Clyde & Co. LLP

Continental

Cummins

Earnst& Young

Eastern Diplomatic Services Limited

Ericsson

Facebook, Inc.

Forever Living Products

F. Hoffmann-La Roche AG, Switzerland

Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP, U.A.E.

Gard (UK) Ltd.

Givaudan Heifer Project International

General Electronics

Godrej

Grameen Intel Social Business Ltd

Grameenphone

Gros & Waltenspuhl

Hapag Lloyd

Heifer International

Herbert Smith Freehills GJBJ, Tokyo

Hilton International

Hogan Lovells US LLP

Holman Fenwick Willan LLP

Honda, Japan

HP Inc.

HSBC Bangladesh & India

Hyatt International

Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA)

Japan Tobacco International

JC Penny

JERA Power International B.V., Japan

JP Morgan Chase Bank, N.A., USA

J.W. Marriott

Karnafully Steel Limited

King & Spalding (Singapore) LLP

KPMG

Lafarge Holcim Bangladesh Limited

LIC India

Mastercard

Meghna Edible Oils Refinery Limited

Maersk Trade Finance A/S

Mubadala Investment Company PJSC, U.A.E.

Mediterranean Shipping Company S.A.

Mohammadi Trading Company Limited

National Credit & Commerce Bank Limited

North of England P&I Association, UK

Norton Rose Fulbright

Novartis AG

Obayashi Corporation

Oracle, Singapore

Oriental International

Paul Hastings, LLP

Phillip Morris, Hong Kong

Phillips Electronics Bangladesh Limited

Phillips Lighting Bangladesh Ltd

Portek International Pte. Ltd, Singapore

Praxis Energy Agents S.A.

Pubali Bank Limited

Raallis India Limited

Rajah &Tann LLP

Reed Smith LLP, England

RobiAxiata Limited

Rolex S.A.

Samsung (Bangladesh Branch Office)

Shah Alam and Sons

Shah Cement Industries Limited

Shearman & Sterling, Hong Kong

Sidley Austin LLP

Singapore Telecommunication (SingTel)

SS Power I Limited

Standard Chartered Bank

Stephenson Harwood LLP

Summit Corporation Limited, Bangladesh

Summit Gazipur II Power Limited

Summit LNG Terminal Co. (Pvt.) Limited

The Daily AmaderShomoy

Tata Motors Limited

Tata Steel Ltd.

Takaful Islami Insurance Limited

Tanveer Oils Limited

United Bunkering and Trading (HK) Limited

United Edible Oils

United Group, Bangladesh

Unilever Bangladesh

Uber Technologies, Inc.

VAN AN Group

Vimpelcom/Veon

Volkswagen

Walker &Jockie Innovation

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc

Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS)

Zurich Insurance Company, Switzerland

Work highlights

  • Acted as local counsel to Japan Tobacco International in the acquisition of Akij Group’s tobacco business.
  • Acted as common counsel for the agent and mandated lead arranger (Citibank N/A Eastern Bank Ltd) on a large syndicated loan transaction.   
  • Acted as local counsel for  Arcelik AS, Turkey in the acquisition of a leading public limited company that trades in household appliances in Bangladesh.
  • Acted as counsel for the issuer ( Ace Alliance Power Limited) in relation to the issue of preference shares.
  • Acting as counsel for the issuer (Summit Gazipur II Power Limited) in relation to the issue of preference shares.

Mahbub & Company

Mahbub & Company is a leading name in dispute resolution and has a strong litigation practice in the Supreme Court and the District Courts of Dhaka and the port city of Chittagong. The firm’s arbitration practice focuses on cross-border commercial disputes and disputes involving Government departments. The group regularly advises multinationals and local businesses in Bangladesh that work in the construction, energy and real estate sectors. It also works with companies that specialise in consumer products, banking and the shipping industries. The group is also well-known for its work on white-collar crime and has represented various high-profile individuals on corruption and money laundering charges. Other core strengths lie in M&A and banking. A.M. Mahbub Uddin and Saqeb Mahbub  are the key contacts.

Practice head(s):

A.M. Mahbub Uddin; Saqeb Mahbub

Testimonials

It has a good balance of colleagues for lower as well as upper courts that helps see a case through from filing to final disposal’.

Saqeb Mahbub and his team have been truly outstanding in managing my cases. Additionally I have a great deal of confidence in them and the transparency with regards to billing has been outstanding’.

The level of attention the team gives is beyond any you can receive in Bangladesh‘.

Saqeb Mahbub’s communication skills are what really makes the difference. He has a sound understanding of local and international law, and given his international exposure it is very easy to communicate with him and the firm‘.

‘The team has experience with the NGO sector. The individuals have been polite and cordial throughout our work together‘.

Key clients

Benchmark Chambers International

Moonshot CVE

Continental Works Limited

DAI Global, LLC

Casio Computer Co., Ltd

BURO Bangladesh

Multimode Group

Asian Motorbikes

UPL Limited (India)

Mostafa Group

Span Pumps Private Limited (subsidiary of Lerica International, India

Oggro Dairy Ltd

City Bank Limited

Double A (1991) Public Co.

BoP Innovation Services Bangladesh

BD Assistant

Action Against Hunger

Muslim Aid, UK

Premier Cement Mills Ltd.

Sainsbury’s PLC

National Bank Limited

Work highlights

  • Represented Casio in various trademark enforcement actions in Bangladesh against businesses dealing in fake Casio products.
  • Advised DAI on setting up its business in Bangladesh.
  • Advised Moonshot on the laws relating to countering violent extremism in Bangladesh and also drafted  an international service agreement.
  • Advised Benchmark Chambers International on the laws relating to the validity of an equity transfer agreement.
  • Represented Continental Works Limited in various disputes.

The Law Counsel

The partners at The Law Counsel are respected for their strong litigation skills and for their ability to advise local and foreign clients on a broad range of issues. Their expertise spans commercial law, labour and industrial disputes as well as insurance claims. The group has also increasingly been advising well-known global brands on various TMT matters. The adept team has been receiving a regular flow of instructions from leading international law firms to advise on matters as diverse as issues relating to intellectual property legislation, anti-corruption laws as well as information and communication technology laws. Senior partner Abdur Razzaq Siddiq has been advising clients in the TMT sector for many years. Ehsan Abdullah Siddiq is also recommended and Imran Abdullah Siddiq has a strong record of advising clients in the telecommunications sector.

Practice head(s):

Mr. Abdur Razzaq; Ehsan Abdullah Siddiq; Imran Abdullah Siddiq

Key clients

RELX India (Pvt.) Ltd.

Elsevier Ltd. (UK)

Caterpillar Power Generation Systems (Bangladesh) Ltd.

Oracle Corporation Pte Ltd. (Singapore)

Islami Bank Bangladesh Ltd.

Research Triangle Institute (US)

Easy Group Ltd. (UK)

Reliance Insurance Ltd.

Akij Biri Factory Ltd.

IntraHealth International Inc. (USA)

International City / County Management Association (USA)

Supermax Group (UAE)

MGF Sourcing (Hong Kong)

V-Power Group (Singapore)

Human Aid (UK)

Work highlights

  • Currently representing RELX India (Pvt.) Ltd. in a commercial dispute with a local distributor of books.
  • Advising a group of shareholders/directors of Akij Biri Factory Ltd. in a dispute with another group of shareholder/directors regarding the legality of the payment of annual directors’ remuneration.
  • Representing Reliance Insurance Ltd. in a highly publicised compensation suit that is being filed by  a family members of a deceased film maker.
  • Representing a victim of medical negligence in a compensation claim against the hospital authorities and the individual  who  performed the surgery.
  • Represented a number of students in successfully challenging their expulsion from university.

Vertex Chambers

Vertex Chambers focuses primarily on advising national and international clients on tax planning, corporate restructuring and high-level corporate, telecommunications and energy matters. Other key areas of expertise include advising on infrastructure projects, financing matters, aviation and intellectual property issues. Junayed Ahmed Chowdhury is an advocate of the Supreme Court of Bangladesh and in 2018 obtained a right of audience before the Appellate Division of the Supreme Court of Bangladesh. Sajeda Farisa Kabir and Tanvir Quader  are also recommended and are both advocates of the Supreme Court of Bangladesh. Overall the team provides an ‘excellent service’. It is ‘highly professional and provides timely services’.

Testimonials

The team is well versed in working with a foreign entity and makes that transition easy for us. Tanvir Quader is responsive, fast, thoughtful and easy to communicate with‘.

Vertex Chambers is considered to be one of the best law firms in Bangladesh and it surely lives up to the reputation. Junayed Ahmed Chowdhury has been admired and respected by the legal fraternity in Bangladesh‘.

Junayed Ahmed Chowdhury gives quick advice on any matter. He has vast knowledge and is very professional’.

Junayed Ahmed Chowdhury and Tanvir Quader are both easy to reach, very responsive and are excellent at providing solutions’.

Key clients

BRAC

Jan De Nul NV

Louis Dreyfus

World Bank Group

Grameenphone Limited

International Finance Corporation (IFC)

Pran Group of Companies

British American Tobacco Bangladesh Company Ltd.

Bay Development Limited

BRAC Bank

BRAC University

Green Delta Insurance Company limited

Green Delta Capital

Renata Limited

Sajida Foundation

Teach for Bangladesh

Doreen Group of Companies

The City Bank Ltd.

International Rescue Committee (IRC)

Medair

Unilever Bangladesh Limited

Omni Navitas Holdings LLC

Young Life

Padma Bank

RDRS

Standard Chartered Bank

Robi Axiata Ltd.

Legal Action Worldwide (LAW)

Marico Bangladesh Ltd.

Sesame Workshop

Huntsman

PricewaterhouseCoopers

Work highlights

  • Advising ICICI Bank on how to structure an import financing transaction.
  • Advising Jan De Nul NV on various legal issues relating to its multi-million dollar dredging project with the Bangladesh Government. 
  • Advised on the procedure for a name change  of Padma Bank Limited in accordance with the relevant laws of Bangladesh.
  • Assisting as part of the amicus curiae team in researching and drafting a written submission in the criminal case of Ataur Mridha v. The State – this case is at the appellate division of the Supreme Court of Bangladesh and relates to the remission of life imprisonment. 
  • Advising The City Bank Limited on a regular basis.

Accord Chambers

Accord Chambers fields a well-respected team that advises domestic and international clients on a broad range of issues. Its skilled team advises on the full spectrum of contentious matters as well as having considerable strength on the corporate and commercial side. It frequently works with major foreign law firms and also has an excellent shipping practice that is experienced at handling urgent admiralty disputes. Suhan Khan is a key figure and has been called to the Bar of England and Wales as well as practising as an Advocate of the Supreme Court of Bangladesh. Khan’s practice covers a wide range of areas including commercial litigation, corporate transactions in addition to admiralty suits. Khan is also known for his experience in arbitration matters and for his skill at advising on the enforcement of foreign arbitral awards. Mamun Chowdhury is another seasoned practitioner.

Practice head(s):

Suhan Khan; Mamun Chowdhury

Testimonials

What distinguishes Accord Chambers from other firms in Bangladesh is its ability to maintain international standards and professionalism. The members of the firm have a deep understanding of legal and business risks involved in complex cross-border contracts and have the experience of regularly handling project documentation and transactional structuring‘.

‘Accord Chambers means that you can rest assured about reaching the most desirable outcome in your corporate and business transactions keeping your legal interests and financial goals fully protected. The firm’s corporate department adds value at every stage of the  deal’.

Suhan Khan is best described as the person who leads from the front at the negotiation table and achieves the best commercial outcome acceptable to all the stakeholders. He concludes negotiations and seals deals with a win-win situation and a smile for all‘.

‘I have found the team very professional, knowledgeable and detailed in its work delivery‘.

‘It does a very detailed study of all the relevant documents, choosing the precise words considering all future legal implications, very strong in negotiation with few but precise words’.

Key clients

American Chamber of Commerce in Bangladesh (AMCHAM)

Bashundhara Oil & Gas Company Ltd.

Bashundhara Group of Industries

Bangladesh Sugar and Food Industries Corporation

Bashundhara Electricity Limited

Cockett Marine Oil DMCC (UAE)

Christian Aid (UK)

Decatur Industries Inc. (USA)

DuPont (USA)

Geocean SAS (France)

Impulse Hospital

Kirtonkhola Tower Bangladesh Limited

Lonpac Insurance Bhd. (Malaysia)

Meghna Cement Mills Limited

Mewah Oils & Fats, Pte. Ltd. (Singapore)

r-Pac (USA)

Samaritan’s Purse (USA)

Siemens Healthcare

SUEK AG (Switzerland)

Tiger IT Bangladesh

X-Index Energy Limited

Work highlights

  • Currently representing a French corporation in an international commercial arbitration at the ICC International Court of Arbitration in Singapore.
  • Currently advising Bashundhara Oil and Gas Company in its large investment in a mega oil refinery plant in Bangladesh.
  • Represented X-Index Energy Limited in its acquisition of a 54.5 MW HFO fired power plant.
  • Representing Kirtonkhola Tower Bangladesh Ltd. in its contract negotiations and in the drafting of a tower sharing agreement for 15 years with all the mobile network operators in Bangladesh.
  • Represented a Luxembourg subsidiary in its $6m acquisition of a Bangladeshi IT company.

FM Associates

FM Associates fields a strong team that is adept at advising domestic and foreign clients on all aspects of setting up a business in Bangladesh. It is also skilled at assisting international and national lenders, financial institutions and borrowers as well as insurance companies on the financing aspects of these deals. Other core strengths lie in advising on a diverse range of corporate finance matters from corporate restructuring and rights issues through to advising on security regulations. Head of team Al Amin Rahman is a known name for his experience on complex cross-border transactions. Ahmed Nadim Abdullah and Ashiqul Islam are among the other names to note.

Practice head(s):

Al Amin Rahman

Other key lawyers:

Ahmed Nadim Abdullah; Ashiqul Islam

Key clients

G4S security services company

Alstom Switzerland Ltd

Bureau Veritas Bangladesh Private Limited

International Finance Corporation

KPG Health Care

Cobra Tedagua JV

Asian Paints Bangladesh Limited

Turkish Airlines,

Bangladesh Branch Office Premier Bank Limited

HSBC Bank

Sasame International Bangladesh Limited

Sattar&Co.

Sattar&Co. is best known for its M&A work, project financing and for its employment advice. It has considerable niche expertise in the ready-made- garment and the energy sectors in particular. It has substantial experience of advising foreign solar power companies on their entry into the local market and on their participation in bids for solar parks and projects. Other strengths include the team's considerable experience of advising foreign aircraft suppliers and lessors on leasing aircraft to companies in Bangladesh. Head of department Sameer Sattar is the name to note for his work on M&A and project finance transactions.

Practice head(s):

Sameer Sattar

Key clients

Xiaomi Technology India Private Ltd.

Carter’s

TrueNoord Ltd.

Nordic Aviation Capital

Debenhams UK

RWE Supply & Trading GmbH

Suncredit UK

ALAFCO Aviation Lease and Finance Company

Agricultural Bank of China

Canadian Solar Energy Holding Singapore PTE Ltd.

Work highlights

  • Advising Xiaomi Technology India Private Ltd. on its entry into Bangladesh by conducting due diligence on the applicable laws of Bangladesh and on the setting up of  a local entity in Bangladesh.
  • Advising Carter’s on various local corporate, regulatory and employment laws.
  • Advising New Asia Fashions Ltd. on a  major share acquisition.
  • Advised Nordic Aviation Capital Ltd. ( a large aircraft leasing company) on the lease of an aircraft to the state-owned airline in Bangladesh.
  • Acted as local counsel to Agricultural Bank of China in relation to a loan that was  granted to a 100% foreign-owned garment company in Bangladesh.

Syed Ishtiaq Ahmed & Associates

Syed Ishtiaq Ahmed & Associates advises local and foreign clients on the full range of legal matters ranging from civil litigation through to constitutional and corporate law. It also routinely handles large-scale project financings. Among the key names to note are Nihad Kabir who frequently appears before the Supreme Court on constitutional, company and income tax matters and managing partner Syed Afzal Hasan Uddin who is well-regarded for his advice on gas and oil exploration matters as well as power generation projects. Uddin is also known for his advice on telecommunications matters. Mohammed Asaduzzaman regularly appears before the Supreme Court and lower courts on a diverse range of civil and criminal matters.

Practice head(s):

Nazia Kabir; Nadia Rahman; Shahzeb Mahmood

TANJIB ALAM & ASSOCIATES

TANJIB ALAM & ASSOCIATES has a strong team that specialises in advising on energy and telecoms-related work. In addition the group is adept at handling cross-border banking and finance matters as well as corporate and M&A deals. Other strengths lie in litigation, arbitration and mediation. Tanjib-ul Alam is well-known in the market for his substantial experience in diverse areas such as advising clients on gas-based and coal-based projects as well as acting as lead counsel in many syndicated transactions involving rental power projects.

Practice head(s):

Tanjib-ul Alam

Key clients

bKash Limited

Save the Children

Juki Machinery BD Limited

Summit Group

Juki Singapore Ltd

KDS Group

NDB Capital Limited

Cosco Shipping Limited

Lidl Hong Kong

The City of London Investment Management Company Limited

Brummer and Partners Asset Management (Bangladesh) Ltd.

Marico Bangladesh

Tesco International Ltd.

Delta Life Insurance Company Ltd

Mashreq Bank

Orion Group

LafargeHolcim Bangladesh

Bayer Crop Science Limited

GlaxoSmithKline Bangladesh Ltd

Frontier PE (Cayman) LP

Masco Industries Ltd

Dell Technologies Limited

The Walt Disney Co (India) pvt Ltd

Civil Aviation Authority of Bangladesh

Shimizu Corporation

A.K. Khan & Co.

Maersk Bangladesh

Dhaka Stock Exchange Limited

Grameenphone Limited

Citi Bank NA

Robi Axiata Limited

Confidence Group

Abul Khair Group Limited

DHL (Asia Pacific Regional Office)

Bangladesh Medical and Dental Council

Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical Univerisity

Jamuna Oil Company Limited

Padma Oil Company Limited

Bangladesh Bank, Central Bank of Bangladesh

Consumer Knitex Limited

Eastern Bank Limited

United Group of Industries

Proctor and Gambles Bangladesh Limited

Maddhapara Granite Mining Company Limited

International Beverages Private Limited

National Board of Revenue

Work highlights

  • Acted as counsel to Dhaka Stock Exchange in the acquisition by Shanghai and Shenzhen Stock Exchanges of some of its shares.
  • Acted as local counsel to Grameenphone Limited during the acquisition of Grameenphone IT Limited by Accenture.
  • Advises City Bank NA on various commercial and corporate law issues.
  • Advised Robi Axiata Limited on  various issues including corporate restructuring, issues related to taxation, employment and telecommunication laws.
  • Advised a client on obtaining a term loan facility from HSBC.