AL KARAM CHISHTIA LAW FIRM | LAW PRACTICE AREAS - PAKISTAN

Our law practice areas ranging from tax, corporate, contract enforcement, intellectual property, litigation and dispute resolution, precisely detailed inside and our practice team is rated as the leading experts in their particular law practice. We have a strong presence in Karachi, Lahore and with network of offices at Islamabad, Rawalpindi, Gujrat, Gujranwala, Sialkot, Sheikhupura, Faisalabad, Multan and Peshawar and this expansion has been made to render professional services close to our clients. In addition we have developed overseas links in USA, UK and other emerging markets of Europe, Australia, Middle East and Asia. As a firm, we are set out to provide a total commitment to our clients needs and to do so in a way that is efficient, cost effective and most importantly relevant to the issues that they face.

ADMINISTRATIVE LAW

ADMINISTRATIVE AND AUTHORITATIVE LAW

Administrative law encompasses laws and legal principles governing the administration and regulation of governmental authorities (both Federal and Provincial).

AEROSPACE & AVIATION LAW

AEROSPACE LAW AND AVIATION ACCIDENTS

We assist to promote and regulate aviation activities and to develop an infrastructure for safe, efficient and coordinated air transport service.

AGRIBUSINESS COMPANY

AGRIBUSINESS INCORPORATION & REGISTRATION

Agribusiness are companies and enterprises involved in cultivating and processing foods and other agricultural products.

APPELLATE PRACTICE

APPELLATE TRIBUNAL, FEDERAL & PROVINCIAL OMBUDSMAN

The Appellate Practice Group at AL KARAM CHISHTIA LAW FIRM provides representation and advice on a wide variety of appellate matters.

BANKING & FINANCE

BANKING LAW, FINANCE AND CAPITAL MARKETS

We deal in establishment, incorporation and share capital in banking companies, co-operative banks and financial institutions.

ASSET MANAGEMENT COMPANY

ASSET MANAGEMENT COMPANY SETUP

A company that invests the pooled funds of retail investors in securities in line with the stated investment objectives.

ATTESTATION & LEGALIZATION

ATTESTATION & LEGALIZATION SERVICES

We provide professional document authentication, attestation and legalization service throughout the country.

BANKING & FINANCE

BANKING LAW, FINANCE AND CAPITAL MARKETS

We deal in establishment, incorporation and share capital in banking companies, co-operative banks and financial institutions.

BLUE COLLAR CRIME

BLUE COLLAR CRIME AND PREVENTION

Blue collar crimes are also crimes which are more visible, detected sooner, and occur on a more frequent basis than crimes of a white collar nature.

CHILD ADOPTION

BASED ON GUARDIANS AND WARD ACT

We offer comprehensive adoption services to birth mothers and adoptive parents in a caring and supportive manner.

CITIZENSHIP & RESIDENCY

CITIZENSHIP / RESIDENCY BY INVESTMENT

You may have the access of free global movement, economic opportunities in key business hubs alongside the better education and health care.

CIVIL LAW & CIVIL RIGHTS

CIVIL LAW, HUMAN RIGHTS AND CONSUMER LAW

Thanks to their long experience in the field, firm provides its clients with both advice and comprehensive solutions.

COMPETITION LAW

ANTITRUST OR COMPETITION LAW

Competition law is the body of legislation intended to prevent market distortion caused by anti-competitive practices.

CONSTITUTIONAL LAW

CONSTITUTIONAL LAW AND RIGHTS

Constitution is not an ordinary statute made in ordinary
legal procedure but merely creation of a Constitutional Act.

CONSTRUCTION COMPANY

CONSTRUCTION COMPANY REGISTRATION

A Construction Company is a business enterprise concerned with construction of buildings, bridges etc.

CONSUMER PROTECTION LAW

CONSUMER PROTECTION LAW AND RIGHTS

Increasing competition and global commerce have changed the way patents are approached and managed.

CONTRACT LAW & ENFORCEMENT

LAW OF CONTRACT AND ENFORCEMENT

We focus on helping clients maintain their current and long-term competitive positions, by advising them at every step in contracting process.

COPYRIGHT LAW

COPYRIGHT LAW AND PROTECTION

Copyright protection subsists in original works of authorship fixed in any tangible medium of expression, now known or later developed.

CORPORATE GOVERNANCE

CORPORATE GOVERNANCE AND DEPLOYMENT

Corporate governance is a term that refers broadly to the rules, processes, or laws by which businesses are operated, regulated, and controlled.

CORPORATE LAW

CORPORATE VENTURE CAPITAL

Our range of corporate legal services will enable you to safely implement a variety of corporate law transactions in a cost-effective manner.

CRIMINAL LAW

CRIMINAL LAW AND ENFORCEMENT

Criminal Law is an extreme field of practice coverning all those aspects that entail crime as its factor.

CUSTOMS LAW

CUSTOMS LAW AND ENFORCEMENT

Customs law is a duty, tax, charges, or imposts levied by the government on imported or exported goods.

CYBER CRIME LAW

CYBER CRIME AND PREVENTION

The attorneys at AL KARAM CHISHTIA LAW FIRM provide a full spectrum of telecommunications advice, regarding regulation, 

DEBT RECOVERY LAW

COPYRIGHT LAW AND PROTECTION

Taking legal action to reclaim debt should be a last resort, and often the threat is enough to make your customers pay you

APPELLATE PRACTICE

APPELLATE TRIBUNAL, FEDERAL & PROVINCIAL OMBUDSMAN

The Appellate Practice Group at AL KARAM CHISHTIA LAW FIRM provides representation and advice on a wide variety of appellate matters.

BANKING & FINANCE

BANKING LAW, FINANCE AND CAPITAL MARKETS

We deal in establishment, incorporation and share capital in banking companies, co-operative banks and financial institutions.

ASSET MANAGEMENT COMPANY

ASSET MANAGEMENT COMPANY SETUP

A company that invests the pooled funds of retail investors in securities in line with the stated investment objectives.

DEFAMATION LAW

DEFAMATION LAW AND LIABILITIES

The term defamation is defined as holding up to a person to ridicule, scorn or contempt in a respectable and considerable part of the community.

DIVORCE LAW

DIVORCE LAW AND SETTLEMENTS

Divorce or dissolution of marriage is the ending of a marriage before the death of either spouse.

DOMESTIC LAW ON TAXATION

DOMESTIC TAX LAW AND ENFORCEMENT

We are known for our straightforward approach to solving our clients’ most complex business challenges

CUSTOMS LAWDRAFTING & VETTING

DRAFTING & VETTING OF AGREEMENTS

Our agreements are simple to understand. We have deliberately done away with most of the jargon.

DUE DILIGENCE SERVICES

INVESTIGATIVE DUE DILIGENCE SERVICES

From retrieval of information inclusive of mortages, directors standing, shareholding records to hidden assets of judgment debtors and discreet inquiries.

E-COMMERCE LAW

E-COMMERCE LAW AND SECURITY

There are a number of E-commerce laws and guidelines to follow when operating in the E-commerce world.

E-GOVERNANCE LAW

E-GOVERNANCE LAW AND ENFORCEMENT

e-Governance law refers to the legal rules of administration, management and control, enforced by information technologies.

EMPLOYMENT LAW

EMPLOYMENT AND LABOUR LAW

Our object is to provide the legal services concerning Labour Laws to the Employers and the Employees for the smooth running of the business.

ENERGY LAW

ENERGY LAW AND ENFORCEMENT

We being experts as energy law attorneys can answer all your energy law questions and can defend you in courts.

ENERGY PROJECTS

CUSTOMS LAW AND ENFORCEMENT

Customs law is a duty, tax, charges, or imposts levied by the government on imported or exported goods.

ENFORCING THE FOREIGN JUDGMENT

CYBER CRIME AND PREVENTION

The attorneys at AL KARAM CHISHTIA LAW FIRM provide a full spectrum of telecommunications advice, regarding regulation, 

ENVIRONMENTAL LAW

COPYRIGHT LAW AND PROTECTION

Taking legal action to reclaim debt should be a last resort, and often the threat is enough to make your customers pay you

EXPERT WITNESSES

EXPERT WITNESSES

Expert Witness teams having specialised knowledge through Education, Experience, Skill and Training in all areas relevant to finding resolution of Legal disputes.

ESTATE PLANNING

REAL ESTATE PLANNING & IMPLEMENTATION

Real estate group assists all who are involved in the dynamic real estate field from purchasers and sellers to borrowers and lenders.

ESCROW SERVICES

ESCROW SERVICES & AGREEMENTS

We help our clients on account of escrow services along with the compilation of agreements as per clients’ needs.

FAMILY LAW

FAMILY LAW AND SETTLEMENT

The English common law is more influential in commercial while the Islamic law is more influential in personal, of which our Legal System based upon.

FEDERAL EXCISE LAW

FEDERAL EXCISE LAW & RULES

Federal excise law is a legislated duty on specific goods or services at purchase such as tobacco, cement, automobiles and liquified natural gas.

FOREIGN EXCHANGE COMPANY

EXCHANGE COMPANY SETUP

A foreign exchange company offers currency exchange and international payments to companies and private individuals.

FRANCHISING LAW

FRANCHISING LAW AND CONTRACTS

We’ve gained substantial expertise in helping companies with strong unit economics use franchising as a means of exploiting market opportunities.

HUMAN RESOURCE MANUA

HR MANUAL AND EMPLOYEE HANDBOOK

A human resource manual is a document detailing an organization’s policies regarding employee management and relationship.

HUMAN RIGHTS

HUMAN RIGHTS AND PROTECTION

In several of them, they have defined the nature and scope in the changing contents of our political, social and economic life.

IMMIGRATION & CITIZENSHIP

IMMIGRATION LAW & CITIZENSHIP PROCESS

Our global emigration services are specifically tailored to assist our clients in traveling or migration to another country.

INCOME TAX REFUND

TAX REFUND & APPLICATION

The relevant law, contain the provisions for issuance of refund, if Tax is paid in excess of the due amount or have been created as a result of appeal effect.

INCOME TAX RETURNS

TAX RETURNS & PROCEDURE

Prior to the Registration and Filing of your Income Tax Return, it is suggestable that you should establish the basic understanding on these processes.

IMMIGRATION & CITIZENSHIP

IMMIGRATION LAW & CITIZENSHIP PROCESS

Our global emigration services are specifically tailored to assist our clients in traveling or migration to another country.

INCOME TAX REFUND

TAX REFUND & APPLICATION

The relevant law, contain the provisions for issuance of refund, if Tax is paid in excess of the due amount or have been created as a result of appeal effect.

INCOME TAX RETURNS

TAX RETURNS & PROCEDURE

Prior to the Registration and Filing of your Income Tax Return, it is suggestable that you should establish the basic understanding on these processes.

INSURANCE COMPANY

INSURANCE COMPANY SETUP

Insurance company underwrites the risk or loss of, personal and business assets (general insurance) and life and limb (life and accident insurance).

INSURANCE LAW

INSURANCE LAW AND REMEDIES

Insurance transfers and allocates risks from the person taking the policy or “the insured” to the insurance company or “insurer”.

IP LAW ENFORCEMENT

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY ENFORCEMENT SERVICES

We are one of the leading IP laws firms with its network spread across Pakistan rendering IPR serving to its clients efficiently.

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY LAW

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY LAW AND PROTECTION

Our IP lawyers have strong technical backgrounds and extensive legal experience as in-house IP counsel and trademark examiners.

INTERNATIONAL LAW

INTERNATIONAL LAW AND PRACTICE

We work to promote international cooperation on civil legal procedures and provide assistance on a range of private international law matters.

INTERNATIONAL TAX LAW

INTERNATIONAL TAX LAW AND PRACTICE

Our foreign tax desk program has revolutionised the provision of international tax services.

INVESTMENT LAW

INVESTMENT AND TRADE LAW

The investors who want to make study for unforeseen problems may contact us for our reports on any project of their choice.

IT SERVICES COMPANY

IT SERVICES CORPORATE SETUP

The area of IT includes both computer technology alongside the telecommunication and embraces an array of technologies and related disciplines.

JOINT VENTURES

JOINT VENTURE LAW AND CONTRACTS

A Joint Venture is a legal organization that takes the form of a short term partnership in which the persons jointly undertake a transaction for mutual profit.

LAND ACQUISITION LAW

LAND ACQUISITION AND REMEDIES

Acquisition is the act of becoming the owner of certain property, the act by which one acquires or procures the property.

LEASING LAW

LEASING LAW AND REMEDIES

There can be no lease without a present demise. A mere agreement to grant a lease in future will not be a lease.

FIRM REGISTRATION

LEASING LAW AND REMEDIES

Our team of experts best assist their clients in registering and regulating the affairs of as well as the firm.

LIQUEFIED NATURAL GAS COMPANY

LNG REGISTRATION & REGULATIONS

Establish a Company to deal with Liquefied Natural Gas which changes the state of natural gas and turn it into liquid to ease the storage process

LITIGATION PRACTICE

LITIGATION AND REMEDIES

Our Litigation Department recognises that business litigation has become increasingly more complex and expensive.

MEDIATION LAW

MEDIATION RULES & PROCESS

The use of arbitration for resolving foreign investment disputes provides a safe haven especially for foreign investors involved in global economy.

MERGERS & ACQUISITIONS

MERGERS AND ACQUISITIONS

Merger is a tool used by companies for the purpose of expanding their operations often aiming at an increase of their long term profitability.

MIRROR JUDGMENT / ORDER

OBTAINING MIRROR JUDGMENTS / ORDERS

A mirror judgment is issued by another court which contains the same terms as those that are contained in the judgment being mirrored.

MODARABA COMPANY

MODARABA COMPANY SETUP

AL KARAM CHISHTIA LAW FIRM helps to establish a Modaraba which is a unique and prime mode of non-interest Islamic financial system.

MORTGAGE LAW

MORTGAGE LAW AND REMEDIES

The mortgagee has an interest in the property as a security for his debt subject to the important limitation, that so long as that interest subsists.

NON BANKING FINANCE COMPANY

NBFC SETUP & OPERATIONS

Non banking finance companies (NBFCs), also known as non-bank financial institutions (NBFIs) are entities that provide similar like banking and financial services.

NON BANKING FINANCE COMPANY

NON GOVERNMENTAL ORGANIZATIONS SETUP AND PROCESS

NGOs often impact the social, economic and political activities of communities and the country as a whole.

OFFSHORE COMPANY

OFFSHORE COMPANY SETUP AND PLANNING

An Offshore Company which is registered in any foreign country, does not conduct most of its business in the country where it is officially based.

OIL & GAS LAW

OIL & GAS LAW AND POLICY

The Ministry of Petroleum & Natural Gas is entrusted with the responsibility of exploration and production of oil and natural gas.

MEDIATION LAW

PATENT LAW AND PROTECTION

Increasing competition and global commerce have changed the way patents are approached and managed

PAYROLL SERVICES

PAYROLL SERVICES & APPLICABLE SOLUTIONS

Business Process Outsourcing services cater to businesses which need to outsource those tasks which are mundane and voluminous.

PERSONAL INJURY

LAW OF NEGLIGENCE AND LEGAL REMEDIES

Learn about accident law, including dangerous drugs, toxic torts, defective products, medical malpractice and filing an insurance claim.

PHARMACEUTICAL COMPANY

PHARMACEUTICAL COMPANY ESTABLISHMENT

Law Firm helps to establish Pharmaceutical Companies, also known as drug companies which are licensed for commercial businesses.

PROCESS SERVICE

PROCESS SERVICE AND OUR ACCESS

You’ll be speaking with friendly, knowledgeable, professional representatives who know how to serve process.

PROVIDENT FUND

PROVIDENT FUND

Common retirement plan to benefit the employees, which is contributory in nature and yields a feeling of participation in employees

REAL ESTATE LAW

REAL ESTATE LAW AND SOLUTIONS

We deal with all kinds of property cases including Transfer of Property by Act of Parties, Sale, Mortgage, Lease and all kinds of Claims.

RECRUITMENT COMPANY

OEP ESTABLISHMENT & LICENSING

Recruitment companies act as the go-between for employers and jobseekers, and work to find suitable candidates to fill their vacancies.

SALES TAX LAW

SALES TAX LAW & ENFORCEMENT

Sales tax is an indirect tax and is generally charged at the point of purchase or exchange of certain taxable goods, as a percentage of the value of the product.

SALES TAX REFUND

SALES TAX REFUND & PROCEDURE

If a registered person has overpaid sales tax because of error, he / she may request a refund of the overpaid amount from the relevant tax authorities.

SALES TAX RETURNS

SALES TAX RETURNS & PROCEDURE

Every person registered under the Sales Tax Act,1990, or the Federal Excise Act, 2005, is required to file a Sales Tax Return.

SATELLITE CONTRACTS

SATELLITE CONTRACTS & SPACE LAW

Space contracts are not entirely novel contracts but they borrow pre-existing shapes and molds is capable to help you out.

SECURITY SERVICES COMPANY

SECURITY SERVICES COMPANY SETUP

A private security company is a security company which provides armed and unarmed security services and expertise to private and public clients.

TELECOMMUNICATION COMPANY

TELECOMMUNICATION COMPANY SETUP

Telecommunication companies created the infrastructure that allows data in words, voice, audio, or video to be sent anywhere in the world.

TEXTILE COMPANY INCORPORATION

TEXTILE COMPANY INCORPORATION setup

A Textile Company is a type of business or company that buys and sells a variety of fabric or textile.

TRADEMARK LAW

TRADEMARK REGISTRATION AND PROTECTION

Registering a trade mark will give its owner the right to exclusively use, license or sell the mark within the categories for which it is registered.

TRAVEL AGENCY

TRAVEL AGENCY SETUP & OPERATION

People in obtaining their Licences of Travel Agencies in Pakistan from the relevant authorities.

UNIVERSITY SETUP

UNIVERSITY SETUP

 Establishing a new university in Pakistan. It is a multi-step process which involves compliance with the legal formalities.

WHITE COLLAR CRIME

WHITE COLLAR CRIME AND PREVENTION

White-collar crimes have a drastic effect over the economy and financial state of a country.