Office Address

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+8801711 432 101

Mobile Number

+880 1711 432 101

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Main Office Address

5th Floor, 153/1 Green Road
Dhaka, Bangladesh

Office Locations


Firm Phone Number

+8802 9122120

Personal Background

Sameer Sattar is the founder of Sattar&Co. He has extensive professional expertise in commercial, corporate and dispute resolution matters and a growing interest in employment law in Bangladesh. He has advised a leading freight forwarding company on structuring and negotiating employment contracts, has been involved in drafting and reviewing confidentiality, non-solicit and non-compete agreements, and has worked on several labour law matters for key clients. 

Sameer is qualified as an Advocate in Bangladesh and has been called to the Bar of England and Wales. As a Barrister, he has specific interest in commercial transactional work and dispute resolution matters. In Bangladesh, his practice primarily involves corporate and commercial advisory work and litigation. This includes, inter alia acquisition of private companies and banks, setting up local companies in Bangladesh, advising foreign companies on joint venture and other commercial issues, loan syndication for projects and drafting commercial documentation generally.

Sameer's practice in London focused on international arbitration. He has worked on and appeared as counsel in several international arbitrations held under the auspices of the ICC, UNCITRAL, LCIA, SIAC and ICSID rules. He has extensive experience both in commercial and investment treaty arbitrations.

As a Barrister, Sameer conducts his own advocacy. He has appeared as advocate before numerous arbitral tribunals and before the courts in Bangladesh. He has particular expertise in public international law and has acted in disputes involving States and State entities. He has advised various multinational companies in relation to their rights under international law.

Sameer has worked on arbitrations conducted in all major venues around the world arising out of a broad range of transactions including foreign investment, public concessions, energy, natural resources, mining and exploration, banking and financial services, international trade, construction and shareholder disputes. He is the author of numerous publications on international arbitration.

Firm Background

Sattar&Co. is an independent legal practice in Bangladesh. It was established in 2012 in order to meet the growing demands of international and local clients, who expect an international standard of service. Sattar&Co. provides high quality effective legal services to the business community in Bangladesh and to foreign companies with business interests in Bangladesh. The firm has strict values in the way it operates, maintaining the highest ethical standards and confidentiality of its clients.

Sattar&Co. has expertise in most key sectors. Our lawyers have many years of legal experience working in other leading law firms, both in Bangladesh and abroad, and are able to offer legal advice of the highest standards.Their work complements each other so that they can provide comprehensive legal services to their clients and meet their demands in all the different practice areas.

Our attorneys are well equipped to address all legal problems quickly and efficiently. The practice maintains international standards in providing sound legal advice. Due to previous international experiences of its founding member, Sattar&Co. has strategic connections with international law firms globally.

Firm Practice Areas

  • Admiralty
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • Aviation
  • Banking Law and Regulation
  • Civil Litigation
  • Commercial Law
  • Commercial Project Documentation
  • Company Formation and Registration
  • Company Law
  • Concessions
  • Constitutional Law
  • Corporate Insolvency
  • Corporate Transactions (Mergers & Acquisitions, Capital Markets)
  • Domestic Arbitration
  • Employment Law
  • Energy Law
  • Intellectual Property (Trademark, Patent, Copyright)
  • International Arbitration
  • International Environmental Law
  • International Trade
  • Laws of Foreign Investment
  • Oil and Gas Law
  • Project Finance Documention
  • Telecommunications Law