Lima & Associates was formed in April 2013 by the founder partner of The Firm, Anjuman Ara Lima, Advocate, Supreme Court of Bangladesh with an exclusive vision: to be a law firm that possesses profound legal knowledge of the corporate and commercial, financial and banking, litigation and dispute resolution matters, where the clients will be served with legal services of the highest standards. Currently, The Firm is a fully equipped law firm, which offers unparalleled legal service to various local and foreign clients. The Firm has already established its strong position in the legal field through the tireless effort of the lawyers of The Firm. The Firm is situated at the center of the capital of Bangladesh.
In little more than 4 years since its inception, Lima & Associates is considered to be a very promising law firm in Bangladesh for providing a comprehensive range of legal services and solutions to domestic and foreign clients encompassing administrative and constitutional, aviation and transport, banking and finance, child and family, civil and criminal litigation, company and commercial, contract and property, domestic and international trade, foreign investments, intellectual property, information technology and media communication, insurance, labour and employment, power and energy, merger and acquisition, real estate and construction, shipping and maritime, tax, vat and customs law matters.
The Firm has expertise in drafting of all kinds of pleadings of proceedings for all tribunals (local and foreign), District Court and the Supreme Court of Bangladesh. The Firm also expertise in all sort of legal documentation including corporate documentation, property purchase and sale documents, company registration, copyrights, patent and trademark registration etc. The Firm provides regular legal and paralegal services covering various areas to private and public limited companies locally and internationally. Various local and foreign banks, financial institutions, development agencies, non-government organizations are receiving legal support and services from The Firm on regular basis.
Head of Chamber
Anjuman Ara (Lima)
LL.B. (Hon’s), LL.M
Advocate, Supreme Court of Bangladesh
Head of Chamber
Adv. Anjuman Ara Lima is the founder and head of the Chamber at Lima & Associates. She is a practicing Advocate of the Hon’ble High Court Division of the Supreme Court of Bangladesh. She obtained LL.B (Hon’s) and LL.M degrees from the Southeast University in 2011 and 2012 respectively. She started her career as an Advocate in Chittagong Judge Court and then moved to Dhaka to practice law in the Hon’ble High Court Division of the Supreme Court of Bangladesh. She is specialized in civil, criminal and writ litigation as well as in banking, corporate finance, income tax, custom matters and family law issues.
Despite her responsibilities as a lawyer, she is also at present working on social causes like child labour and child prostitution. She is a legal adviser of a nonprofit charitable organization named ‘Ekmattra’ and a member of Bangladesh National Women Lawyer’s Association. Ms. Lima has established herself as a popular attendee of different programs in television and radio e.g. ‘Ain o Adalat’ at Radio Dhoni and ‘Prosongo Aine’ at Bangle Vision channel.
She is associated with numerous finanacial institutions including BRAC Bank Limited, Social Islami bank Limited, Al-Arafah Islami Bank Limited, Bangladesh Commerce Bank Limited, NRB Commercial Bank Limited, First Security Islami Bank Limited and Mercantile Bank as a panel lawyer.