Dispute Resolutions

Dispute Resolution

We advise local and state corporations, international corporations, financial institutions, regulatory bodies, individual entrepreneurs and partnerships in respect of a wide range of commercial and business disputes. We focus on helping clients to avoid disputes before taking action and to manage risk in their businesses.  We represent and advise on all aspects of commercial litigation and dispute resolution, including:

  • Drafting and advising on dispute resolution clauses in commercial agreements
  • Representing clients in all aspects of local and international arbitrations
  • Advising on the appointment of arbitrators, arbitral fora and arbitration rules
  • Advising on alternative dispute resolution processes such as mediation, conciliation and arbitration
  • Advising on and representing clients in settlement negotiations
  • Furnishing legal and business opinions to clients on all aspects of dispute resolution
  • Assisting clients with administrative appeals and reviews in relation to decisions from administrative and regulatory bodies
  • Representing clients in courts, regulatory tribunals and hearings
 
Labour & Employment

We act in, and advise businesses in their labour and employment matters from hiring to advising on strategic and operational issues and to management and resolution of disputes. We are proactive when acting in and advising our clients to ensure we minimize risks and avoid potential employment matters liabilities. We advise across the full spectrum of labour and employment matters, including:

  • Drafting and negotiating safe employment agreements and work place policies
  • Labour disputes
  • Employee benefits and compensation
  • Immigration, including employment of expatriates and setting up contractual arrangements
  • Industrial actions and dealing with trade unions
  • Unfair labour practices, dismissals, litigation and regulatory compliance