ALLIANCE LAW CHAMBERS

Attorneys-At-Law & Notaries Public

No: 3-A, Meegahawatta Road, Delkanda, Nugegoda, Colombo, Sri Lanka

Tel: + 94 (0) 112 828999, Hot Line: +94 (0) 77 620 3736, Mobile: +94 (0) 777400004

E-mail: alclientslon1@gmail.com

The firm

  • The Alliance Law Chambers Ltd is one of Sri Lankan leading law firms established in Colombo Sri Lanka and London in the UK.
  • The Alliance Law Chambers Ltd, assist in the protection, promotion and uplifting of the integrity of the legal profession.
  • We promote and stoutly defend the Rule of Law and we offer professional services without any discrimination to both private individuals and corporate organisations.
  • We encourage and promote legal knowledge and education in the practice of law.

 

Our mission

  • Promote the cause of justice worldwide through the development of case law and legislation.
  • Disseminate and import these ideals to succeeding generations of the members of the legal profession worldwide.
  • We represent matters in Immigration, civil and criminal litigation, intellectual property, and arbitration matters.
  • The Alliance Law Chambers Ltd represents a wide range of clients from the UK and Sri Lanka.
  • In January 2009, the firm established an office in Colombo, Sri Lanka by Mr M.L. Ranga Perera LLM (UK), PGD-(UK) a prominent Sri Lankan lawyer with an UK-focused practice.

AREAS OF PRACTICE

Immigration
  • We represent our clients with Immigration & Asylum following categories of legal issues under General Immigration:
  • Asylum, Entry Clearance, EU Residence Applications, Family Reunion applications and appeals
  • Judicial Review, assisting those that are here illegally or have overstayed to regularise their stay
  • Deportation / Illegal Entry, Discretionary applications made outside the Immigration Rules
  • Domestic Violence victims, EEA Association Agreement Applications, Married & Unmarried Partner Concession Application & Appeals, Naturalisation, Port Emergencies, Sponsorship, Spouses & Partners, Students, Travel Document Applications, Human Rights Appeals, Appeals & Judicial Review, Challenging Removals from the UK, Application for General Visitor, Child Visitor and Family Visitor.
  • Application for Tier 4 General Student Category, Application for Tier 4 General Child Category.
  • Tier 1 (Exceptional talent), Tier 1 (Entrepreneur), Tier 1 (Investor), Tier 1 (General), Tier 1 (Graduate Entrepreneur), Tier 2 (General), Tier 2 (Minister of Religion), Tier 2 (Sportsperson)
  • Tier 2 (Intra Company Transfer), Tier 5 (Temporary worker – creative and sporting), Tier 5 (Temporary worker – charity workers), Tier 5 (temporary worker – religious workers)
  • Tier 5 (Youth mobility schemes), Tier 5 (Temporary worker – international agreement)
  • Application for domestic worker in private for households, Applications for contract Sea men employed on a fishing vessel operating in UK territorial waters.
  • Application for representatives of overseas business.
  • Application for residence documents for European citizens.
  • EEA family permits for family members.
  • Residence documents for family members.
  • Applications for Accession worker card for Bulgarian and Romanian national in the UK.
  • Specialists in Points Based System (PBS) Appeals
  • Sponsorship Licence Applications on behalf of Employers
  • Marriage applications, civil partnership applications, unmarried and same sex partner applications, applications for family members and dependants and visitor applications
  • Extension of Leave
  • Indefinite Leave to Remain
  • All types of Entry Clearance Applications including Sole Representatives and Domestic Workers
  • Association Agreement Applications – Particularly under the Ankara Agreement
  • Applications under European Union Legislation
  • Applications for British Citizenship

Litigation & Dispute Resolution

We represent clients in litigation from trial right through all levels of appeal and has obtained precedent-setting court orders civil, criminal and commercial litigation.

 

Conveyancing & Notarial Work

We represent on many aspects of Real Estate and Movable Property transactions for foreign and local investors.  Conveyancing & Notarial Work includes: Examination of Title for individuals and Banks and other lending institutions, Deeds of Transfer, Lease Agreements; Sale Agreements, Building Contracts; Executors Conveyances; Surrender of Leases,

Corporate  & Commercial Law

Corporate and commercial: work includes foreign investment; regulatory approvals; exchange control; joint ventures; technical collaborations; licensing and franchising; investment structuring; private equity and venture capital investments; import-export; securitisations; due diligence; feasibility studies; corporate legal audits; liability analysis and retail and direct marketing.

Intellectual Property Law

Intellectual property: work includes registration, assignment and protection of trademarks; import and export of transgenic patents and designs; prosecution and defending infringement matters pertaining to design, patent and copyright registration and misuse of information.

 

Company Secretarial Work

As a company secretary of a company we attend Board Meetings, General Meetings, Statutory Registers, Statutory Returns, Registration of companies, Registered office address, Winding up of a company, Corporate Governance.

Foreign Investments

Mergers and acquisitions: work includes cross-border transactions and M&A.

 

 

Taxation

Work includes formulation of tax strategies; providing tax analysis and solutions in all kinds of tax issues involved in commercial transactions