Our practice areas are developed to meet all our clients needs
Practice Areas InStudioTZ
Anti-trust and Competition
As businesses face a continuous challenge antitrust and competition matters around the world, we have developed our practice to provide effective guidance in addressing the challenges, and offering solutions that allow our Clients to capitalizing on a strategic opportunity while avoiding the risk of incurring liability.
The most recurrent issues which include: Joint ventures, Mergers and acquisitions, Private damage actions, Intellectual property licensing and enforcement, Distribution restrictions and related issues have shaped our team’s experience and expertise.
We advise not only institutions with public-nature structure but also private companies on several aspects of their businesses/transactions at every stage of their development and growth. From high net worth corporates to driven start-ups, we apply our extensive.
Hallmark Attorneys aims to provide our Clients full realization of the terms of your insurance terms. We evaluate and advise on litigating claims to a successful conclusion and in providing innovative, non-litigation solutions.
We represent industry leaders in the jurisdiction in complex insurance market and advice on the settlement, defense and mitigating factors.
We have a team of lawyers with passion for result driven litigation. Raising to meet the challenge of todays complex business disputes, we we take our Clients through various stages of commercial litigation from pre-litigation strategies to the decision of when, where and how to deal with a case.
With over 15 years of commercial litigation practice – our team holds valuable knowledge on the trial requirements and the procedural requirements.
We pride ourselves in dealing with Court trials in this jurisdiction. From complex to not-so-complex matters, we serve the best interest of our Clients by maintaining focus on the need be professional, result oriented and timely. Where possible and require we resolve cases promptly and successfully through creative use of alternative dispute resolution procedures, mainly Mediation and Arbitration.
Some cases demand special skills and subject matter knowledge. Hallmark Attorneys litigation experience is both deep and wide. In addition to litigators focused on complex commercial disputes, we have lawyers who concentrate their practices in substantive areas, including securities litigation and regulatory enforcement; mass torts and product liability; antitrust and unfair competition; international litigation; patent, trademark, copyright and trade secrets disputes; employment disputes; and litigation against and on behalf of agencies, municipalities, and other governmental units. Our clients come from a range of industries including securities, accounting, banking, and other financial services; pharmaceuticals; energy; hardware and software technology; Internet-based and new media businesses; and wireless communications.
Employment and Litigation
Hallmark Attorneys represents clients in important and complex employment issues.
We act as act as employment counsel to leading locally based regional institutions, in various industries including emerging new businesses. We preempt disputes by advising on the requirements of the law and practice. With our experience on employment and labour relations issues in Tanzania, we are able to give our clients a single point of solution for all labour and employment matters.
Mergers and Acquisitions
Hallmark Attorneys regularly work on acquisitions, financing, privatizations/re-organizations (enforcement), M&A litigation, purchases and sales of subsidiaries.
With experience and capabilities in corporate, securities, tax, executive compensation and labour, antitrust, intellectual property and environmental law, our guidance allows seamless dealings in complex corporate transactions.
Banking and Finance Law
Our Banking & Finance practice is highly rated as it remains focused on representing investment and commercial banks, investment funds and other credit providers in financial transactions relating to acquisitions, buyouts, restructurings, and other corporate finance transactions. We routinely deal and advise on syndicated credit facilities and related transactions.
Hallmark Attorneys advices on energy related mergers and acquisitions, infrastructure projects and, supply and distribution transactions.
We understands of the energy industry—from a litigation, enforcement, commercial, development and regulatory perspective—means that we benefit from dealing with client issues that we have either dealt with or have knowledge on how it has been delt with before. We leverage leverage the talent and experience of our team to resolve our clients legal matters in the country.
Arbitration and Dispute Settlement
Hallmark Attorneys has a track record in arbitration matters. Using our experience as counsel and in dispute resolution mechanisms, such as mediation, we enable our clients in achieving cost-efficient arbitration/mediation based dispute resolution.
We structure, prepare and advise our clients on arbitration clauses for various commercial contracts. We deal with regular issues such as the choice of law, choice of forum and effect/application of arbitration clauses for various transactions/projects.
We have served as lead counsel in arbitrations proceedings relating to commercial and investment disputes.
Business Restructuring and Reorganisation
Hallmark Attorneys provide a range of services to clients on business restructuring/reorganisation
We deal across a broad spectrum of industries, including manufacturing, energy, oil and gas, banking, construction, retail, media, telecommunications, aviation, gaming, hotels, information systems, insurance, real estate, securities, steel etc. We reap our experience and deliver efficient custom-made advice which is always required in complex reorganisation/restructuring transactions.
Land/Real Estate Conveyancing and Development
Hallmark Attorneys leads in land sector dealings. We have dealt with virtually every type of land use, real property conveyancing, leasing and development issue.
We have dealt with land issues relating to zoned, non-zoned land, titling process, land demarcations, conveyancing, land related litigation and all similar or related matters. We handle a variety of sophisticated matters for clients ranging from privately-held entrepreneurial developers to the owners, developers and financiers of the large real estate projects.
We have spanning experience in a wide variety of industry sectors, including real estate, consumer products, life sciences, technology, e-commerce, retail, financial services and energy.
We provide a complete range of intellectual property services for our clients, including:
Patent Prosecution, Counselling and Portfolio Management
Trademark, Copyright and Unfair Competition
We counsel clients on matters involving the development, prosecution, management, and of intellectual property assets, including patents and patent portfolios, trademarks, copyrights and trade secrets. We provide guidance on related business issues, such as licensing and transactions, restrictive covenants, Internet law and antitrust compliance.
Through the gamut of tax related transactions, including purchases, sales, spin-offs, partnership investments, securities offerings both public and private, restructurings, mining rights and real estate transactions, we provide clients with counsel and effective solutions to tax and business problems. We assist our Clients to execute business transactions and to advise on day-to-day operations in ways that minimize tax costs and maximize tax benefits.
We have a broad range of experience in local levies and national tax matters, including cross-border transactions and disputes. We provide transactional and controversy representation to multinational businesses, tax-exempt organizations and individuals.
The communications and information industry is an important focus of our practice. We are proficient in the technology, experienced in the regulatory and business environment, and prepared to handle a wide variety of matters in which our clients become involved.
We counsel clients of the various compliance matters and legal processes, and also monitor legislation processes in the areas, which are of interest to our telecommunications clients.