About Us

About Us

Location:

Apt-A2, House #31, Road #4, Block # F Banani, Dhaka -1213

Email:

info@juralacuity.com

Phone:

+8802-9844200

Cell:

+8801707108000

Fax:

+8802-9870811

Web:

http://www.juralacuity.com/

Skype:

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Wechat:

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Whatsapp:

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Jural Acuity was established as a boutique law firm specialized in Corporate, Commercial and Investment related legal practices. The main area of Practice of the Firm is Corporate Law, Commercial Documentations, Foreign Direct Investment, Labour Laws, Commercial Litigation, Energy Disputes, Taxation, Construction & Engineering Laws & General Litigation. This Law Firm consists of experienced lawyers and consultants, providing one stop solutions to the clients. The Firm also works with number of Chartered Accountant Firms and Tax Advisors to provide one stop solutions to the Client. The ability to appreciate the clients’ needs and deliver services which meet and, where possible, exceed their expectations is vital for the continued strength of the Firm’s business and growth. Jural Acuity is a member firm of IR Global in Bangladesh and is also the Member Firm (Bangladesh) for Privacy Group.

OUR PRACTICE AREAS

Our extensive range of legal services includes the following areas:

Corporate and Foreign Direct Investments: Corporate and commercial legal services, particularly in relation to foreign direct investments, constitute a major part of our practice. We have been involved in several of the country’s ground-breaking corporate and financial transactions, and advise listed and unlisted domestic, international and multi-national corporations, banks, financial institutions, industries and government departments.

Business Setup: We provide one stop solution for incorporation of companies & partnerships, obtaining Board of Investment Registrations, Securities & Exchange Commission approval for capital issuance, Environmental Clearance Certificate, Import & Export Registration Certificates, Foreign loan approvals, Registrar of Joint Stock Companies related work. We have dedicated consultant & lobbyist in our panel dealing with government approvals and clearances.


Litigation: We provide a full-service litigation experience for our clients with a high degree of expertise in Criminal and Civil Appeal, Writ Jurisdiction, Company Matters, VAT and Tax issues. We specialize in Company Cases, Commercial Cases and Property Disputes.


Property Vetting: We have good experiences working for Banks and Developer Companies for property vetting. We do extensive checking as to chain of ownership, local diligence, record verification etc.


Constriction & Engineering Laws: We provide advisory services and legal support in drafting, vetting, preparing, negotiating various engineering contracts, EPC contracts, turnkey contracts, supply contracts, project documents etc. We are also involved in number of construction related due diligence and advisory services including land acquisition, partner vetting and licensing compliances.


Telecommunications & Broadcasting: We have extensive experience in advising and acting for clients in the telecommunications and broadcasting sector, ranging from mergers and acquisitions, general regulatory advice, data protection, licensing and compliance. We advise the leading telecommunication brand of the country in the context of particular transactions as well as litigation and regulatory obligations.

Banking: The law firm deals with all types of securities, documentation, drafting and perfecting of the securities including insurance and marine insurance, as well as the litigations on all sorts of matters relating thereto, including drafting and reviewing of loan and security documents of all types of borrowers and other financial institutions; preparation of notices for the defaulting borrowers; drafting of banking and commercial documents and agreements, viz. all sorts of Syndicated Loan Agreements and related documents, Master Franchise Agreements, Loan Agreements, Pari-Passu Security Sharing Agreements, Agreements relating to online banking and electronic bill payments, etc.; giving legal
opinion on banking and commercial issues and matters in relation to documentary credits.

Labour and Employment: We represent state-owned enterprises, local government institutions, development corporations as well as major listed and unlisted domestic and international corporations, benefits schemes and employers’ organizations in the field of employment law. Our areas of expertise include dispute resolution and litigation, restructuring and retrenchment planning, employment discrimination, and the development
and drafting of wide ranging policies, procedures and employment contracts, restraints of trade, and all existing employment related legislation.
Intellectual Property: We provide a wide array of legal services related to the establishment and protection of intellectual property rights. In addition to registration and assignment of patents, trademarks and designs, trademark and patent searches, our firm holds an impressive track record in enforcing and defending patent, trademark and copyright infringement claims.


Trade and Commerce: With the continual integration of Bangladesh into the global market, international as well as local trade and commerce of the nation is at its peak. Our clients in this sector, multinational organizations, local companies and sole proprietors, are among the highest tax-payers of the country. We advise domestic and international clients in all sectors of the economy including building, engineering, information technology,
manufacturing, garments and textiles, pharmaceuticals and transport. Our practice covers the drawing up of general terms and conditions of trade and commercial contracts, as well as dealing with negotiated settlements and commercial litigation.


Taxation: We provide specialized legal services in the sphere of taxation law and offer a wide range of services including customs and excise, tax structuring of mergers and acquisitions, structuring of private equity funds and transactions, exchange control, capital gains and tax structuring of corporations.

Alternative Dispute Resolutions / Amicable settlements: The Firm believes that the amicable settlement or settlement out of the court is the best solution for its clients with the view to save cost, time and effort of its clients. It represents its clients before all sorts of arbitration, mediation, negotiation and before the table of amicable settlement to protect and secure the best interest of its clients.


Family Law: Family team provides top-quality legal advice at competitive prices. Our lawyers are experienced across the full range of family law matters – including marriage, divorce and separation etc. We provide an intelligent, focused legal service. Our firm provides the best possible advice and representation and access to the highest caliber legal expertise without extravagant costs.

Name of Some of our Notable Corporate Clients-

Power Grid Company Bangladesh Limited

Financial Reporting Council Nodi Rokha Commission BIWTC

North West Power Generation Company Limited

Tokyo Electric Power Supply Co. Ltd.

Bharti Airtel Limited

Comviva Technologies Ltd, India.

Sinotrans Bangladesh Ltd.

Chemonics International USA One 97 Communications BD Ltd.

Gabion Technologies (Pvt.) Ltd.

Hong Kong Mobiprima Netwrk Technology Ltd.

Melot Technologies Pvt. Ltd.

SB Infrastructure PTE. Ltd.

Solidarites International

Gift Management Asia Pte. Ltd.

Artha Solutions Pte Ltd.

Hong Kong Air Cargo

SELP SAS

LG Samhee Consortium, Bangladesh Office Teahwa Geological Engineering Company Ltd.

Ukraine Export Company Limited.

Spectra International Ltd. Spectra Oxygen Ltd.

Bangladesh Economic Zones Authority

Mutual Trust Bank Ltd. Midland Bank Ltd.

Sikder Group Grameenphone Ltd.

Impulse Hospital

Epic Group Hong Kong One Alliance Ltd.

Akij Bakers Ltd.

Akij Flour Mills Ltd.

Nandan Park Ltd.

Unique Economic Zones Ltd.

Meridian Global International Ltd.

International Club Ltd.

Paperfly Private Limited.

Orchid Fashion Bangladesh Branch Office Global Merchants Ltd.

Beka Garments & Textile Ltd.

PLEASE FIND ATTACHED LIST OF OUR COUNSELS AND CONSULTANTS

Sakib Sikder

Managing Partner

sakib@juralacuity.com

Afrin Ahmed

Partner

Partner

S M Saifullah Rahman

Senior Associate

Barrister of the Lincoln’s Inn BPTC, University of West England,...

Md. Shahabuddin Molla

Senior Associate

Advocate LL.B (Hons.), Uttara University Mr. Molla has more than...

Syed Azizul Iqbal

Senior Associate

LL.B (Hons); LL.M  Mr. Iqbal has completed his LL.B. (Hons.)...

Md. Rasel Miah

Associate

LL.B (Hons), LL.M Bangladesh University of Business and Technology  ...

Ashrafun Nahar

Senior Associate

Advocate LL.M; LL.B Hons. (BUBT) Ms. Ashrafun Nahar completed her...

Mr. Mujibul Haque

Regulatory Relations Coordinator

Bachelor of Arts Mr. Mujibul Haque vital role for the...