Corporate & Finance: Shipping - Bangladesh
What the team is known for
Rahman's Chambers has a specialist shipping law practice in Bangladesh, covering the full scope of maritime issues including ship arrests, marine insurance, bills of lading and admiralty. The team is also active on collision cases, often representing international P&I clubs and shipping companies. The practice is additionally recognised in areas such as business formation, M&A and employment matters, alongside energy, infrastructure and real estate matters. Advocates at the firm are knowledgeable on restructuring and insolvency procedures. Notable clients advised by the firm include the likes of Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association, Prantik Marine Services and Global One International Logistics.
"They are professional, and their team is well organised to assist us with complex and sophisticated matters."
"We get timely feedback both over email and telephone."
Rahman's Chambers assisted Global One International Logistics with registration as a 100% foreign investment company in the logistics and retail sectors.
The team also represented Yusen Logistics in a dispute relating to the non-delivery of cargo and a related detention and demurrage claim.
Mohammed Forrukh Rahman is particularly recognised for his expertise in shipping law matters in Bangladesh, while he also assists clients with M&A and employment law. "He has the specialised knowledge and rich experience for dealing with the different types of legal issues the client faces." "Forrukh is always very responsive and provides clear commercial advice."