Sameer Sattar is the founder of Sattar&Co. He has extensive professional expertise in commercial, corporate and dispute resolution matters. He is a qualified Advocate of the Bangladesh Supreme Court and a Barrister from the United Kingdom.
In Bangladesh, Sameer's practice primarily involves corporate advisory work and litigation. This includes acquisition of private companies and banks, setting up local companies in Bangladesh, advising foreign companies on joint venture issues, foreign investment, loan syndication for commercial projects and drafting commercial documentation generally.
Sameer is also active in the practice of international arbitration. He has worked on and appeared as counsel in several international arbitration held under the auspices of the ICC, UNCITRAL, LCIA, SIAC and ICSID rules. His experience in arbitration includes both commercial and investment treaty arbitration. Moreover, he has advised various states and multinational companies in relation to their rights under international law.
Specialties: General commercial contracts, M&A, corporate advisory work, project finance, energy, oil and gas, international arbitration, public international law (especially relating to foreign investment protection).
Sattar&Co is a high-calibre law firm with a combination of in-depth specialist skills and overarching understanding of the legal framework in Bangladesh. Sattar&Co’s excellent service and practical know-how have been consistently recognized and recommended by leading legal directories such as Chambers and Partners, The Legal 500 and Who’s Who Legal. Sattar&Co are known for their integrity, high quality of service and determination to achieve successful results for their clients. They listen to their clients, act effectively to deal with their problems and achieve the desired objectives. They are defined by their strict values and highest ethical standards, working together to provide the best solution for their clients.