United Law Company

Corporate Law & Business Law

Corporate law has been a primary focus of the law firm since its inception in Pakistan. The law firm has extensive experience in corporate counseling and transactional work as well as business reorganizations. The law firm's corporate attorneys are business lawyers who, through their experience and in-depth knowledge, seek to find creative solutions that allow clients to meet their objectives. Law Firm provides more high-level attention to clients than do many law firms. With nationwide network, Law Firm blends extensive sophisticated-transaction experience with in-depth knowledge of local markets.

Regardless of the situation, developing an international business and operating in international markets can expose an organization/ company to a myriad of complex rules that govern international trade and foreign investment. Today, virtually all businesses are in some way affected by global enterprise. ULC understand that skilful navigation through unfamiliar laws and regulations, treaties, customs and tariffs, bureaucracy, language barriers and unknown business practices is critical to an organization’s success in the global marketplace. Whether a business crosses one or many borders, law firm provide strategic legal advice that helps its clients seize and maximize the available opportunities while also managing and minimizing the risks.

ULC and affiliates advise on commercial and trade related transactional work, international commercial work, acquisitions, amalgamations, mergers, joint ventures, partnership, franchising, licensing, sales, contracts, agency, distribution and other related agreements, drafting agreements on business acquisitions and related matters. We also advise on corporate and secretarial work for both public and private companies, company reorganization and related work; handling due diligence exercises.

Our Commercial wing provides efficient, cost effective and highly specialized services to individual and corporate clients in Pakistan and aboard. Our corporate lawyers have extensive experience of helping clients to build and protect the relationships that form the foundations of all successful, private or public businesses. We institute and defend legal proceedings on behalf of different companies or our corporate clients. We also advise them as to how they should carry on with their business with special emphasis on legal issues.

ULC provides a comprehensive range of services necessary for the establishment of business and operation in Pakistan by foreign investors. We also assist in obtaining statutory permissions and sanctions from various regulatory and Government bodies, departments and agencies i.e., Board of Investment, SECP, Govt. Departments & Ministries.

Whether you are a start-up, an expanding enterprise, or a mature business, we can advise you on how to get the most out of your business relationships by minimizing problems.

Practice Spotlight:

International Trade

Import & Export Code

General Business Counseling

Corporate Reorganization and Reconstructions

Trade Arrangement and Technology Transfers

Statutory Filings under Company Law

Joint Ventures / Shareholders Agreement

Foreign Investment Proposals

Corporate Governance

Organization and Structuring of Business Entities

Dealership and Franchise Litigation


Conversion of Private Ltd Company into Public Ltd / Partnership

Registration of Liaison Offices & Proceedings

Asset Management / Investment

Transfer of Shares, Debentures & Deposits etc.

Commercial Contracts & Foreign Collaboration Agreements

Winding Up of Corporate Entity

Area of Practice

22 bills introduced in NA
As many as 22 bills were introduced to National Assembly on a private...
Body for amendments to Nizam-e-Adal Regulation
The NWFP and federal governments’ joint committee...
Cabinet approves draft Anti-Dumping Duties (Amendment) Ordinance, 2008: Anti-Dumping Appellate Tribunal Proposed
The Federal Cabinet of Pakistan has approved the draft Anti-Dumping Duties
FBR considers decentralizing Sales Tax Registration
The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) may delegate powers to regional collectors
SNGPL challenges ECC raw material price escalation formula in the Lahore High Court
The Federal Cabinet of Pakistan has approved the draft Anti-Dumping Duties
Pakistan seeking from US consular access for Dr Afia
Pakistan is seeking from United States consular access and medical
Heroism of Pakistani Lawyers and Judges to be Honoured by the American Bar Association
The bravery of Pakistani lawyers who faced down baton-wielding police over
Foreign investors to invest USD $25 billion in Punjab Province, particularly Lahore, in the next 3 years
Foreign Investment According to the Department for Trade and Investment, Government of the Punjab
Supreme Court issues notices to Geo and Jang
The Supreme Court has directed the print and electronic media neither to publish

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