General Advisory Work

Our general legal advisory work on civil and commercial laws of Pakistan includes: company law, including non-profit organizations incorporated under Section 42 of the Companies Ordinance, 1984, acquisitions (including equity and asset based acquisitions), anti-trust (competition) laws, regulatory issues (including power, oil & gas, telecommunication and environmental), banking, international sale of goods, service contracts, franchise and distribution contracts, foreign investments, IV construction contracts, joint ventures, concession agreements, exchange control regulations, project finance, privatisation, petroleum laws, trade remedy laws relating to antidumping, countervailing and safeguard measures and undertaking commercial litigation before all five the High Courts and the Supreme Court as well as arbitration proceedings domestically and international commercial arbitrations.

Also, we regularly appear before and interact with various tribunals and regulatory bodies including, in particular, the Competition Commission of Pakistan; the National Tariff Commission; Pakistan Telecommunication Authority; and the Securities & Exchange Commission of Pakistan.