Jurists Chambers | Advocates, Barristers and Consultants
A chambers of lawyers who are multi-specialists, equipped to handle a broad range of legal matters.
Lawyers without borders
Based in Bangladesh and UK, we have representative office in USA and Network Partners in France and Saudi Arabia.
Jurists Chambers | Advocates, Barristers & Consultants is a chambers of lawyers who are multi-specialists, equipped to handle a broad range of legal matters. This versatility enables us to field fewer people for transactions and to give each client a single point of contact with whom they can build a close working relationship. Whilst large enough to meet the demands of our major corporate clients for work of the highest professional standards, we also offer a highly personal and cost-effective service to private clients.
First-time foreign investors in Bangladesh
For the first-time foreign investors in Bangladesh, we are able to advise on and handle company formation & registration (including 100% foreign owned shares), joint ventures, mergers, acquisitions, business licenses, BOI registration, opening of Branch and/or Liaison office, starting an offshore company, export and import license, factory permissions and income Tax issues of directors and/or companies, employment permissions and immigration issues for foreigners, compliance issues.
We are experts in unsolicited investments in large or small infrastructure projects.
It may be noted that foreign capital invested in Bangladesh is generally allowed to be repatriated along with profit, if any, after the payment of taxes due on them. For profits and dividends usually no permission of Bangladesh Bank is necessary for effecting remittance, subject to compliance with certain specified conditions. No prior approval is required to remit profits earned by Bangladeshi branches of companies (other than banks) incorporated outside Bangladesh to their Head Offices outside the country.
We are able to advise and manage Initial Public Offerings (IPO) including carrying out detailed investment due diligence, pricing of stock, advising on capital structure and appropriate issue size, drafting public issue documents, and securing regulatory authorities’ approvals. We have worked with our financial team on valuation for a number of underwriting proposals, managing discretionary and non-discretionary investment portfolios, managing substantial share acquisition and distressed buyout of listed companies (acquisitions included structuring, stock valuation, drafting acquisition documents).
Client focus business
We put the needs of our clients centre stage and are client focused. Understanding, anticipating and satisfying their individual legal needs is, for us, a priority. This commitment, combined with our in-depth knowledge and experience in each of their industry, allows us to deliver the highest level of service.
We are committed to delivering a service par excellence to both our corporate clients as well as our private individual client base.
Our strength lies in thorough preparation. By adopting a detailed approach at the outset, we ensure that our clients receive the results they need.
Every case is handled or supervised by a senior member of the chamber who stays fully informed where cases are dealt with by junior lawyers.
In this era of globalization, business community needs to conduct internationally. Members of the firm travel whenever required on client business. We can meet you in the UK, USA, France, Saudi Arabia, and Singapore for your business or legal needs in Bangladesh. Our experience and knowledge ensure that our clients are given access to excellent rounded legal advice.
Being present in three jurisdictions (Bangladesh, UK and USA) mean that you can contact us 24/7. You just need to call the jurisdiction where we are open at the time of calling.
Contact the Managing Partner: firstname.lastname@example.org