A S & Associates
General business law
Advised NDB Capital on arranging Tier 2 bonds worth Tk3 billion for a licensed nonbanking financial institution. This transaction was innovative because the bonds had a floating coupon, while bonds in Bangladesh tend to be zero coupon.
Assisted Apex Consulting on a project contracted with the national government and the World Bank to improve the process of bringing foreign investment into the country through the development of an online portal to coordinate government agencies, such as the Bangladesh Investment Development Authority, and enhance transparency for investors.
Codes and Labels, Concept Knitting, NDB Capital, Rural Power, Yonder Music
“Has competent lawyers and pursues cases diligently.” – Dispute resolution, Tax
"I am extremely pleased with the services of the firm. Their professional commitments, innovative solutions and personalised care are some of the key features of their service. The strongest feature is their ability to provide additional and much required support related to internal control and governance, which is rare in the context of Bangladesh.” – Corporate and M&A, Dispute resolution, Labour and employment, Regulatory
“The firm has excellent partners and highly trained senior associates.” – Corporate and M&A, Dispute resolution, Labour and employment, Regulatory
"“He is one of the leading experts of internal control, policy governance and employment issues. We have found him to live up to his reputation and he is the most efficient lawyer I have come across in my professional career in higher management. His ability to go beyond the basic need and to formulate legal strategy has benefited the business enormously.”
“Very articulate and responsive. He knows what he is talking about.”
“We have found his personalised approach to be outstanding. His creativity and industry knowledge has impressed me the most. I have also found his negotiation skills to be very efficient. I am also pleased with his leadership qualities and effective team management style.”
“Rahman has been the most conscientious in seeking to satisfy the needs of the project. He evidently has good access to senior officials in the various government agencies involved and has been effective both in analysing the existing legislative framework and identifying issues relating to proposed changes in working practices. He has also shown a realistic appreciation of the practical experience of investors in dealing with those agencies.”
“His analysis has been well-structured so as to meet the needs of others involved in the project and the work planned efficiently.” - Ferdausur Rahman