A BREADTH OF LEGAL KNOWLEDGE
Below are just some of the key areas that we specialise in. However, with a highly skilled and experienced team, there's no problems we can't fix. We strive to provide our clients with the most practical and commercially focused solutions for them.
Commercial Law & Litigation
Lal Patel Bale Lawyers often undertakes complex and high-profile domestic and cross-border commercial matters and litigation including:
Civil Law & Litigation
Civil Law and Litigation practice areas include:
Criminal Law & Criminal Defence
Our Criminal Defence portfolio is our fastest growing area of practice. With a particular specialisation in Bail and Criminal Appeals, our practice areas also includes:
Our Employment Law portfolio includes:
With increasing pressure to ensure that what we do and how we do it is environmentally friendly, compliant and sustainable, Environmental Law is more relevant than ever. We advise clients on issues of:
Our expertise in Family matters spans the width and breadth of Family Law including:
Lal Patel Bale Lawyers offers a range of Immigration related legal services, whether an individual, group or business, we can help. Our expertise includes:
Land Law & Conveyancing
Our Conveyancing and Land Law Portfolio covers a wide variety of transactions including:
Mediation & Dispute Resolution
As parties are increasingly turning away from litigation, mediation and dispute resolution processes are becoming an increasingly attractive solution. Mediation allows parties to find a practical and immediate solution that is acceptable to all involved. Parties find mediation attractive as it allows a time and cost-effective remedies to ongoing disputes, while in many instances allowing a greater chance at relationship preservation.
Our firm also provides Notary Public services. These services are available in our Suva office on a walk-in basis, if you require an urgent appointment or your matter is time sensitive, contact our Suva office beforehand. If you require Notary services in Nadi or Labasa, please contact the relevant office beforehand to arrange an appointment.
Opinions, Advisory & Policy
Lal Patel Bale Lawyers are available to draft and render legal opinions, provide legal advice or review and vet your policy documents. Including updating existing policy documents and drafting new policy documents to ensure compliance with changing domestic and International Law.
Property Law & Construction Law
Lal Patel Bale Lawyers provides our clients with in-depth knowledge on the legal, financial and environmental issues associated with Property Development, Real Estate and Construction in Fiji. We work with a variety of stakeholders including developers, contractors, architects, real estate agents and numerous other stakeholders. Our firms can assist in:
Tax Law & Customs
Tax Law and Customs is a specialist niche service area provided by our firm. We work closely with clients, other law firms, accounting firms and relevant Tax and Customs bodies both locally and internationally to ensure a successful outcome. We endeavour to ensure that individuals or companies can arrive at the most favourable tax position or outcome for them. We do this by reviewing each and every client’s specific tax circumstances and needs. Our areas of practice include:
Wills, Trusts & Estates
Do you have something of value, be it cash, bonds, property, jewellery or the family pet? Do you want to ensure your family, friends or favourite charities are properly taken care of in the event of your death? Then proper estate planning is imperative. Our firm can assist you with: