About

"A team of professional lawyers who are committed to their work more than anything."

ABS & Co. is Pakistan's pre-eminent law firm ranked in Legal 500 and Chambers.

We provide a broad range of legal services ranging from corporate and commercial advisory on transactional matters to dispute resolution and international arbitration. Over the years, we have advised and continue to support the government, public sector organizations, statutory bodies, diplomatic missions, sovereign states, regulatory agencies, regional and international companies, banks and financial institutions along with high net individuals and other publicly listed companies.


The firm provides itself on having a strong practice in advising clients on a range of issues that cut across diverse sectors like real estate, power, intellectual property, banking and finance, energy, natural resources, construction, petrochemicals, mining and transport. The practice is divided into transactional, regulatory and litigation wings with each wing composed of different practice groups.

MORE THAN 50 LAWYERS IN PAKISTAN

We are the largest law firm by headcount in Pakistan as of 2023 with more than 50+ lawyers spread over Pakistan
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Ranked in 7 practice areas by Legal500

In 2022, Legal500 recommended 7 practice areas of ABS & Co as Pakistan's leading practices
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12 lawyers ranked by Legal500

Legal500 has recommended 12 lawyers from our team for their "standout contribution" to their respective areas
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What others say about us?

Our team has garnered praise from across the industry including clients, legal directories and independent observors.

  • “Notably worked on some of the only nuclear power projects in the country”. Asia Law, 2020
  • “Robust group, regularly engaged by multinational and domestic clients to advise on cross-border M&A and investments.” Chambers, 2020
  • “Advise on a broad array of matters, from company acquisitions to mergers, regulatory issues and other commercial matters such as agency and lease agreements.” Legal 500, 2020
  • “A dedicated team of individuals who work around the clock so they can meet deadlines” led by a partner who is respected for his “vast experience in this field” and “good knowledge of foreign IP laws” helping clients with “effective and practical solutions”. Legal 500, 2019
  • “Adept at handling all aspects of commercial disputes as well as major constitutional cases.” Legal 500, 2020
  • “Excellent litigators.” Legal 500, 2021
  • “Excellent team that advises on both contentious and non-contentious employment matters and covers the legal issues that arise on public/government employment contracts in addition to issues that arise in private employment.” Legal 500, 2020
  • “ABS & Co also provides advisory services in relation to a wide range of ancillary matters, including assisting clients with regulatory and tax compliance. Acts for clients in a range of sectors including finance, manufacturing and energy.” Chambers, 2022
  • “ABS & Co offers an impressive disputes practice with offices in Lahore and Islamabad regularly representing the local subsidiaries of blue-chip multinationals and also a number of government entities. Experienced in handling a range of High Court litigation and arbitration relating to tax, land and breach of contract disputes. Additionally demonstrates expertise in handling constitutional law cases and in state-to-state arbitrations.” Chambers, 2022
  • “ABS & Co. is a team of professional lawyers who are committed to their work more than anything. Their strength is responsiveness, good and thorough research and above all proper legal guidance in the best interests of the client”. Client review submitted to Legal 500.
  • “The team is very cooperative and easily accessible. The turn around time is commendable as well”. Client review submitted to Legal 500.
  • “I found them professional, knowledgeable, hardworking and flexible”. Client review submitted to Legal 500.