Litigation, Corporate & Commercial Law, and Real Property Law Firm in Jamaica
Law Firm OverviewYualande Christopher & Associates is a full service law firm located in Kingston, Jamaica and Barcelona, Spain. Our lawyers are dedicated to providing timely and stellar legal representation to our clients wherever they are in the world. Our integrity and professionalism are reflected in our firm's mission statement 'A Timely Delivery of Excellent Legal Service'
You might find that our staff answers the phone beyond our designated opening hours of Monday-Friday 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., or even that we respond to your emails and messages in minutes rather than hours. We are responsive because we understand that in this fast-paced, globalized world, clients are more demanding and require faster results without compromising quality of service. To achieve this, we adopt international best-practices, modern technology and an innovative approach to the delivery of excellent legal service. Our clientele consists predominantly of commercial entities both locally and internationally and individuals seeking local representation by an Attorney who understands the needs of clients operating in a first world, fast paced environment.
We believe that the pricing of our services should be tailored to suit the needs of each client and so implemented fee arrangements in addition to the traditional billable hours. These arrangements include blended rates, fixed rates, volume discounts, contingency fees, and capped billing rates.
Year this Office was Established: 2005
Languages: French, English, Spanish
Areas of Law
Additional Areas of Law: Administration & Public Law Litigation; Real Estate Litigation; Insurance Disputes; Building & Construction Disputes; Tortious Liability; Filing Annual Returns; Establishment Of Mutual Funds; Securitization; Bilateral, Syndicated Loans & Properly Financing; Residential And Commercial Real Property; Transfer Of Interest In Property; Trust Deeds; Caveats; Title Searches; Subdivision Of Land; Recovery Of Possession; Copyright-Based Agreements; Patent Drafting; Local And International Custody Disputes; Maintenance And Custody Agreements.
Areas of Law Description
Our practice includes:
- Litigation & Alternative Dispute Resolution
Our law firm handles legal matters in the following practice areas: civil litigation; mediation; arbitration; administration & public law litigation; real estate litigation; insurance disputes; building & construction disputes; defamation & other tortious liability.
- Onshore Corporate & Commercial Law
Our law firm handles cases involving: registration of local companies and overseas companies; filing annual returns; establishment of mutual funds; preparation of winding up petition and statutory demand; advise on directors’ duties, oppressive & unfairly prejudicial conduct & general aspects of corporate law; and, advise on bilateral, syndicated loans & properly financing.
- Real Property
We provide legal services in the following areas: acquisition and disposal of residential and commercial real property; transfer of interest in property; mortgages; trust deeds; caveats; application for qualified titles; title searches; subdivision of land; registration of charges on land; recovery of possession.
- Intellectual Property
Our Intellectual Property Department helps you to protect your investment in innovation and ideas. Our IP service includes the following: copyright-based agreements with emphasis on banking, and online works; trademark (advice on its development, registering domain name, enforcement); copyright (licensing and assignment); patents (patent drafting, advice on commercializing a new ideas, including internet based and telecommunication); protecting of confidential information and trade secrets.
- Family Law
Our law firm handles cases involving: prenuptial agreements; divorce; local and international custody disputes; adoptions; maintenance and custody agreements.
Mrs. Yualande Y Christopher-Walker
Barrister and Solicitor
Accident, Administrative Law, Admiralty and Maritime, Alimony, Alternative Dispute Resolution
Ms. Alicia A. Reid
Admiralty and Maritime, Agency and Distributorship, Antitrust and Trade Regulation, Asset Protection, Banking and Finance
- Jamaican Bar Association
- Jamaica Environmental Trust
- International Business Solutions Limited
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