Dispute Resolution

"Excellent litigators."

Legal 500 (2021)

Our dispute resolution practice provides clients with legal advice on all sorts of contentious matters covering a diverse range of areas that cut across different sectors, industries and jurisdictions. Our clients include sovereign governments, multinational corporations, high-net individuals and other public and private sector companies. Besides representing them before various international forums such as the International Court of Justice, the United Nations General Assembly Ad-hoc Committee and other international bodies, our team has also represented clients in international commercial arbitrations and investor-state disputes under ICC, ICSID, LCIA, JCAA, SIAC. Apart from this, our team has partnered with firms across the globe to help protect the interests of our clients before the domestic courts in the USA, UK, Oman, Qatar and Turkey.

The depth and breadth of our dispute resolution practice is unparalleled. We handle a wide range of civil and commercial litigation that includes areas as diverse as mining, oil and gas, aviation, foreign investment, construction, energy, corporate insolvency, bankruptcy, shareholder and principal-agent disputes, corporate governance, regulatory compliance, competition, government procurement, international trade and sale of goods, anti-dumping, constitutional, tax, banking and finance, labor and employment, property and real estate, securities fraud, telecommunications and media, intellectual property, white-collar crime, extradition, international sanctions and private international law.

Given that our team has worked on some of the most important cases in Pakistan’s history ranging from Tethyan Copper Company vs. Pakistan before both ICC and ICSID to the privatization of Pakistan Steel MiIls before the Supreme Court of Pakistan, our firm is the first choice for those venturing into important, high-end commercial litigation.

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"I have worked closely with Mr. Bakhtawar Bilal Soofi and found him to be an exceptional lawyer with a special ability to communicate solutions in a very knowledgeable and friendly manner. Trustworthy, creative and technical, Mr. Soofi has provided excellent support and advice on the company’s strategy in relation to a high-stakes matter."

Legal 500, 2021

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