Welcome to the website of Sorie & Bangura (“S & B”). We are very pleased that you are taking your time to visit our website and hope that you leave with a favourable impression. It is our intent to provide you with information about the workings of our firm and the services we provide. At Sorie & Bangura we uphold the highest professional and ethical standards.
S & B is a full-fledged law firm. Our comprehensive and complementary capabilities combine to make S & B the clear choice as your legal Service Provider. This assertion is as a result of three factors; our approach, our team and our desire to produce results for our clients. Our approach to providing world class service is to develop an in-depth familiarity with your business and legal needs. We continuously strive to understand our client’s business practices and legal needs and acquire critical insights into the issues that they will be facing. Our team has years of stellar and diverse experience and has handled major business, commercial and corporate transactions. Accordingly, we understand how to get deals done efficiently and at a cost that makes business sense. Our firm has an active litigation practice amongst many other areas of practice. We understand that litigation is hardly ever a client’s first choice but once it is embarked upon we provide steady, reliable and efficient services with regular updates.
With S & B you are assured of dealing with experienced professionals who are poised to assist you by applying our existing knowledge of the legal, business, and operational environment. Our goal is to provide effective legal services to our clients in a manner that makes business and financial sense. We are reliable in terms of our legal service commitments and to be accessible to you.
Sorie & Bangura provides general legal services covering all aspects of commercial/business/corporate law, project finance transactions, energy and renewables, litigation, admiralty/shipping law, debt recovery, real estate, succession law, employment, and family law. Our firm takes pride in providing our local and international clients with exceptional legal services. Attaining the results, you need is the measure of our success. We seek to develop a mutually rewarding partnership that grows from trust with each of our clients. This determined focus is what keeps our firm forging ahead in all areas of practice.
Sorie & Bangura has a team that is very conversant with commercial transactions, corporations, and project financing transactions. Our experience enables us to advise on all aspects of project financing, mergers, acquisitions, joint ventures, corporate and commercial law drafting and negotiating of contracts and agreements of various kind.
The firm represents a diverse group of business clients including individuals, partnerships, public corporations and various domestic and international companies and firms.
Our firm provides services to companies in the energy sector and has a team that is very conversant with energy projects. Our experience enables us to advise on all aspects of energy projects and project financing transactions, and guide our clients through the legislative and regulatory framework as well as prepare the full spectrum of documents necessary for energy projects.
The firm has extensive experience in all forms of civil litigation and assists firms and companies resolve or avoid potential conflict by employing all forms of alternative dispute resolution including mediation, negotiation, and arbitration.
The firm has significant experience in family law matters ranging from divorce to adoption. We have a dynamic succession practice where we obtain letters of administration as well as probating wills and litigating contentious succession/probate matters.
The firm works for many NGOs; both local and international, and provides services which cover labour and employment law, taxation and immigration.
The firm’s services in this area include the acquisition and disposal of property, financial arrangements for property development, real estate development and management, including residential estates and hotels.
Our firm regularly provides services to shipping clients and is quite familiar with the process of arrest of vessels and maintaining Admiralty actions.
Members of our firm have played a leading role recognized by nationally and by the international media in shaping the national discourse and laws relating to sexual violence, women’s rights, workplace harassment and labour laws.