Pacific Law Firm is a law firm of legal practitioners, Advisors and consultants based in Lahore, providing a range of legal services to its clients with a primary consideration of protecting their interests. Research and analytical skills, technical expertise, academic strength and full understanding of the legal infrastructure of the country in all contentious and non-contentious matters, lead to a synergic effort of partners and associates of the firm for providing highly focused and feasible solution to firm's clients.
Major practice areas of the firm are banking, corporate and commercial, dispute resolution, employment, IT and Telecommunication, law and development, foreign investment, privatization, and securities market and regulation. Advocates working at Pacific Law Firm appear before all courts, including tribunals and regulatory bodies and have assisted in or argued landmark precedents and have played their due role in the development of law.
We are committed to excellence in offering our unique experience and to achieve the goal of being legal practitioners and consultants of choice in Pakistan. We strive to distinguish our work from others on the basis of being exceptional in quality, integrated, unique in character and ingenuously committed to basic values of the firm.
FIRM'S BASIC VALUES
From the outset, our foremost priority is to safeguard our clients interests. By providing the best service to our clients, we have made a name for ourselves in the field of law. We strive for excellence in our standards of service delivery, client care and communication. In achieving our standards we take pride in being perfectionist in terms of professional quality of our work and particular strength of our relationship with the client. We follow a novel and professional course of action in all things we do.
Our technical expertise and commercial insight enables us to best serve our clients. We are successful because we provide safe, friendly and motivating, work environment. Conducive environment with a spirit of teamwork makes our team to achieve best results for our clients. Firm also believes in investing in the skills and personal advancement of its team which not only polish them individually but such an investment also add value to the services offered by the firm. Finally, integrity, trust and corporate social responsibility are the crux of our basic values. Said values are observed by our team in all our professional dealings.
MAJOR AREAS OF PRACTICE
A cursory description of our main areas of practice and expertise therein, is discussed hereunder. However detailed description of our expertise and our achievements can be provided if required.
CIVIL AND ADMINISTRATIVE LITIGATION
Our associates and partners have both contentious and non-contentious experience in civil and administrative law. Stated experience also extends to property, tenancy and family laws. Our advocates appear from Civil Courts to High Court in all applicable jurisdictions, to represent the clients of the firm. Our team members are experts in formulating solution for multiple litigations.
BANKING AND FINANCE
Pacific Law Firm specializes in all aspects of banking and finance matters. On non-contentious side, the firm has a track record of rendering legal assistance on drafting and consultancy on project proposals, credit arrangements, Insurance Claims, financing and security packages, sponsorship agreements, letters of credit and other legal aspects of corporate financing. Whereas, on contentious fronts, associates and partners of the firm have a huge experience to present and to argue applications and execute proceedings.
CORPORATE & COMMERCIAL
We take pride in for being a law firm of choice in corporate and commercial matters. Corporate and commercial acumen of our partners and associates enables the firm to give best advice on any corporate or commercial matter. We are providing a comprehensive range of services such as formulating corporate and transaction structures, incorporations and registrations, dissolutions and winding up, corporate governance, mergers and acquisitions, Insurance Claims. Besides, our firm is also providing service in terms of Islamic modes of investment and finance, licensing and regulation, exchange and repatriation controls, laws governing import and export, customs, excise, and various other fiscal provincial and federal statutes.
SECURITIES AND CAPITAL MARKET
Our law firm is providing litigation services under the Securities and Exchange Commission Act, 1997. In addition to it, firm is also advising on all aspects of issuance and dealings in securities as well as regulation of primary and secondary markets, including intermediaries.
Our firm has extensive experience in settling disputes through alternate methods of dispute resolution. Having an in-depth knowledge of arbitration laws and procedures, both local and international, our partners have played a great role in certain high-profile arbitration cases in Pakistan.
The firm offers consultancy services related to the securities, telecommunications and petroleum sectors and has in-depth knowledge and experience of the regulatory framework surrounding the fields. The firm offers a complete service in telecommunications, from advice regarding the obtaining of licenses to the implementation and roll out of services.
PROPERTY AND LAND LAW
Pacific Law Firm has partners and associates who are well versed in contentious and non-contentious conveyance of property. Team for property and land law cases has kept itself abreast with the contemporary development of respective laws. Our firm has extensive experience in property litigation, due diligence, acquisition of land for large scale projects and lease or license arrangements.
During the last two decades, phenomenon of privatization has been very frequent and our team has requisite experience to handle privatization transaction for all stakeholders and our firm has handled projects in different sectors of Pakistan. Our firm serve its clients for the provision of legal services relating to divestitures, including, inter alia, restructuring, deregulation, sale and transfer of assets, shares, concessions, franchises, public offerings, drafting and negotiation of financial advisory agreements, bid documents, legal sections of information memoranda, share/asset sale agreements, guarantees and confidentiality agreements and post privatization matters.
EMPLOYMENT, LABOUR AND SERVICE LAWS
Another major area of practice of our firm is employment, labor and service laws. Our clients are assisted in formulating draft and in context of revision of their employment policies and procedures. Our firm also advises its clients on issues like entrenchment, secondment, deputation and other matters as to employer/employee rights. We are also specialized in writing employment contracts and drafting the recruitment documentation at corporate level.
Our firm has achieved unprecedented success in matters involving intellectual property rights. Our firm is not only providing legal assistance in registration of intellectual property rights in respect of trademarks, patents, copyrights, trade names etc. But on the instruction of its clients, it also gets judgment of the court for enforcement and protection of such rights.
INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY AND TELECOMMUNICATIONS
Our firm has proved itself acquainted with legal infrastructure enacted as a result of technological development. Pacific Law Firm is providing consultancy services on a range of telecommunication and IT matters. Firm is striving to achieve its vision by the reckless efforts of its partners and associates.
Pacific Law Firm also specializes in Environment report writing and documentation along with litigation services. We offer litigation services and representation in Environmental Protection Agency and also at Environmental Tribunal. We have got high profile Environment Consultants at our panel, equipped with technical and practical knowledge and solutions to the Environmental related issues.
The team at Pacific Law Firm is specialized in Criminal Laws, Anti-Corruption, Federal Courts, Custom Crimes, Property Disputes, Drug Laws and Anti-Narcotics Crimes, Federal Investigation Agency, NAB, and all other associated branches of law. Our Criminal Law Team has the experience and capacity to appear and assist its valuable clients at various levels during trial and at appellate forums.
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