The Law Counsel regularly collaborates with foreign firms in providing services in Bangladesh. It has worked extensively with Baker & Mckenzie LLP and Willkie Farr & Gallagher in the United States. In the United Kingdom, it has provided legal assistance to Mayer Brown LLP, Field Fisher and Norton Rose Fulbright LLP. From 2011 to 2014, the firm collaborated with 9 Bedford Row of London, UK in providing legal services in Bangladesh. The firm's associated office in London provides consultancy services regarding various aspects of UK and Bangladesh legislations. The firm's senior partner, Mr. Abdur Razzaq, practices in both Bangladesh and the United Kingdom.
The Law Counsel is best known for its specialisations in commercial, employment, labour and public law and has been involved in a number of landmark Supreme Court cases of profound jurisprudential significance. The firm also has a substantial practice in telecommunications, intellectual property and securities and exchange laws. As a TRACE Partner firm, The Law Counsel frequently advises banks and financial institutions regarding application of anti-corruption and anti-money laundering legislations.
Specific Areas of Practice for our Dhaka office: