Practice Areas

CORPORATE ISSUES

We have a division for corporate issues with a group of qualified and experienced national and expatriate legal advisers presenting high quality of consultancy services for various companies and institutions. Our office, over the years, has registered several leading companies in Oman with foreign participation subject to the Foreign Capital Investment Law and the Commercial Companies Law of Oman. The main work of the division includes establishing entities, registration of limited liability and shareholding companies, policy making of entities and their branches, transfer of shares, capital distribution, mergers, drafting of board resolutions and advice on board meetings, and liquidation. The consultancy works include assisting our clients in identifying and selecting prospective Omani partners for the establishment of companies with foreign participation in Oman, drafting, vetting and review of memorandum and articles of association of companies, and their amendments. The office also deals with corporate cases before different levels of courts in the Sultanate of Oman.

 

ARBITRATION

Arbitration is fast emerging a preferred choice of dispute settlement and the Sultanate of Oman is no exception. Our office has impartial and learned experts who have been part of several arbitration panels during yester-years. We also specialize in a variety of subjects to represent our clients before arbitration panels.

 

CRIMINAL & CIVIL CASES

We have a distinguished team of senior lawyers and consultants presenting legal advices on issues related to the application of criminal and civil laws in the Sultanate of Oman. Our lawyers are qualified and experienced to represent clients before the Royal Oman Police, the Public Prosecution and the three stages of ligation from Primary Court to the Court of Cassation.

 

REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT ISSUES

Real estate development and investment either by lease or through any other ways forms an important pillar of Oman’s emerging economy and accordingly form a major chunk of litigations in the country. Our office has lawyers and legal advisers specialized in such kind of suits and presenting legal services including legal opinions on land laws, usufruct, lease, and drafting vetting and review of a series of contracts and agreements real estate development and any other related issues.

 

INVESTMENT & MARKETING ISSUES

Oman is a favourite destination for investments but running a successful business is a complex issue and requires wise legal assistance. Accordingly, we advise our clients the best available opportunities of investments and the benefits and challenges of investing in Oman. We support our clients with the necessary legal information to make them confident in taking important business decisions.

 

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY ISSUES

Intellectual Property issues range from registration of trademarks, industrial designs, patents and copyrights in addition to registration of agencies. Our office is registered as authorized agent in the register of intellectual property agents in the Ministry of Commerce & Industry and we have experienced lawyers specialized in representing our clients in issues related to infringement of intellectual property rights such as copying and unauthorized use of trademarks, designs, logos and other privileges. We have an International Cooperation Agreement with GreatNor IP Law Firm in Barcelona, Spain which is specialized in intellectual property issues, in order to serve our clients outside the boundaries of the Sultanate of Oman.

 

LABOUR CASES

We have experts in labour cases and our services concerning labour law and employment in the Sultanate of Oman including advice on employment issues, review and vetting of employment contracts and agreements and representation of our clients before Disputes Reconciliation Committee of the Ministry of Manpower and before courts of different levels.

 

CONSUMER PROTECTION ISSUES

We have dedicated team of specialized lawyers and legal advisers in issues of consumer protection and they represent our clients before Public Authority for Consumer Protection (PACP), and public prosecution and different courts, as Oman in recent times witnesses a proactive consumer protection regime at various levels.

PERSONAL LAW CASES

We have a team of specialized lawyers presenting high quality of legal consultancies in personal affairs cases including inheritance, divorce, and custodianship and all family disputes, and representing our clients before various levels of courts.

The office has wide experience in management of big inheritance including bequeathal and finalizing all the procedures in case of agreement of the inheritors.