Garber & Co has handled sophisticated project finance transactions including representing First Bank (UK) Ltd and Afreximbank in the $40 million dollar construction of the Cape Sierra Hilton Hotel. We review and participate in all legal aspects of projects in collaboration with International Counsel and have embarked upon and been consulted on subsequent collateral refinancing transactions emanating from many of these projects.
Our firm is involved in litigation before all Courts in Sierra Leone including the filing of complicated class action law suits, instituting or defending claims on behalf of multinational companies, collections, employment disputes and conducting settlement negotiations on behalf of our clients where appropriate.
Garber & Co worked on the first private sector driven power purchase agreement between the National Power Authority and Income Electrix Ltd for the provision of 20 MW of power to the City of Freetown via a Public Private Partnership.
Garber & Co are experienced real estate practitioners dealing with the sale and lease of properties and overseeing commercial property developments.
The law firm specializes in company law and commercial matters and routinely provides advice to companies on internal corporate matters, efficacy of board resolutions, directors and shareholders powers and the registration of appropriate documents at the Registrar General’s Office. In the Aviation Industry, we act as Solicitors for Arik Airlines and are quite familiar with international and local aviation laws and practices.
Garber & Co acts as City Solicitors by representing the Freetown City Council, the largest municipal government with the largest number of employees outside of Central Government in all its employment and HR matters. We also represent International Non-Governmental Organizations (INGO’s) and other international firms such as the Sierra Leone Brewery, a subsidiary of Heineken International on employment related issues facing these companies.
The law firm of Garber & Co situated in Freetown, Sierra Leone is a local firm with an international flavor. Our lawyers are admitted to diverse jurisdictions in the United Kingdom, the United States and the Caribbean. Our practice areas comprises civil and commercial legal practice and we specialize in all aspects of international commercial law. Of primary importance is the provision of ethical, competent, time sensitive, reliable and seasoned legal advice and assistance to all our Clients.