AIH is a full service law firm. For further information on the services we offer please click on relevant Services area or alternatively you can view our full list of services by following the link below

Professional Practice

The business and regulatory environment in which professional practices now have to operate requires particular skills and advice and AIH' well-established Professional Practices Group advises a range of professional firms including engineers, architects, medical and dental practices, lawyers, accountants, estate agents, opticians and surveyors.

Sales and Acquisitions

Buying or selling a business or shares in a company can be a detailed and complex process. A Buyer will want to have a full understanding of the target business and have protection for unknown liabilities. Sellers will want to limit their liability to spe

Projects / PFI

Delivering a successful PFI/PPP Project demands highly skilled lawyers who are enthusiastic, pragmatic and who approach the complexities of each Project with a 'can do' attitude. This is the approach that AIH is committed to providing.

Banking & Finance

AIH has the largest specialist corporate, finance and commercial. Our position as a heavyweight regional law firm, requires a dedicated finance practice and our finance unit operates as part of the strong corporate team on some of the most complex and innovative financing transactions in the region.

Public Companies and Fundraising

The Team's experience allows us to advise clients on a broad range of matters in the field of Public Companies and Financial Promotions. Whether floating on AIM, involved in a takeover, an offer for subscription, rights issue or other financial promotion, the team has the expertise and resources to guide its clients through the process.

Private Individual

Providing professional, practical advice to private individuals has always been important to AIH. Our team helps many individuals and families in relation to all private legal matters from residential house sales and purchases, to family and crime matters through to structuring their estates. Many private legal needs are deeply personal, therefore we treat all private client work with the importance and urgency you would expect.

Restructuring and Insolvency

AIH' Restructuring and Insolvency Team advise Insolvency Practitioners, lenders, businesses and members of the public on all aspects of insolvency. We work alongside other specialist teams within AIH including corporate, commercial property, employment and IP/IT

Property

roperty law is vast in the breadth of services it covers. From the needs of the private individual to the largest corporate transactions and projects, AIH has a full service team to meet all of your needs. Clients need lawyers with the technical expertise and practical approach to meet the demands of this modern commercial property world and its business requirements. Our team represents a formidable power-house in the South West with the expertise and capacity to handle even the largest and most complex transactions across all sectors of the property industry.

Sales and Acquisitions

Buying or selling a business or shares in a company can be a detailed and complex process. A Buyer will want to have a full understanding of the target business and have protection for unknown liabilities. Sellers will want to limit their liability to specific considered matters. AIH have vast experience of local, national and international business and company sale and purchase transactions. With such wide ranging experience, our lawyers are able to manage the process under set timeframes and lead negotiations regarding the allocation of risk between the parties

Equity Release

AIH is one of the few law firms in the country to offer a specialist Equity Release department and is acknowledged by financial advisers and solicitors throughout the country for our experience and quality service in this specialist area.

Accidents and Injuries

AIH' Personal Injury Department represents clients (both Claimant and Defendant) across the Sudan with specific focus on the South West. We advise clients in relation to all types of personal injury work including accidents at work and road traffic accidents.

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AIH are recommended by financial advisers across the country and are acknowledged by financial advisers and other firms of solicitors for our experience and client care in this sector.

Commercial Litigation

AIH team is recognised for its expertise, depth of resources and practical commercial approach. Our work embraces a diverse range of disputes including breach of contract claims; shareholder, director and partnership disputes; intellectual property disputes; professional negligence; warranty claims; defamation; banking litigation, and claims with an international element.

Corporate

Corporate activity, Contractual relationships, Employment and Debt are critical to all business activity. Many of the issues are central to a business strategy. Our commercial lawyers combine strategic understanding and technical excellence to ensure that our clients' activities are soundly and securely based. The breadth of experience of our commercial services team is vast, and our partnering approach to meeting clients' business needs means we are retained advisers to management teams, institutions and private investors.

Defendant Personal Injury and Insurance

The Defendant Personal Injury department prides itself on providing a fast and efficient high quality service to insurers and Defendant clients. We offer advice both before and after the issue of Court proceedings and can also produce initial assessment reports on liability or quantum prior to proceedings

Disputes

Whatever the nature of the dispute, be it litigation, arbitration or a regulatory matter, we have leading teams who have the experience and expertise to help clients achieve a satisfactory resolution across a wide range of sectors; company, commercial, intellectual property and construction. We also understand that prevention is better than cure, which is why we spend much of our time assisting our clients in managing their risk profile to avoid disputes. By working alongside lawyers in other teams, we can be quicker in identifying trends in business that might lead to risk

Licensing

AIH' licensing team is recognised for its experience, depth of resources and practical commercial approach. Our solicitors advise and represent parties on applications under the Sudanese law.

Compulsory Purchase

AIH has real strength in depth in compulsory purchase and compensation advice, with a team of three senior lawyers with considerable expertise in this specialist area. We act for a variety of public sector bodies with compulsory purchase powers, as well as advising their development partners and landowners who are under threat of compulsory acquisition

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Creative output, brands, technical innovation, trade secrets and designs all hold significant value. AIH have a strong and experienced team of Intellectual Property and Information Technology experts. We know how to protect, defend and help you exploit your IP and IT assets. You will always receive commercially sound advice. We speak plainly. We deliver commonsense as well as technical expertise. Our skills apply to a wide range of industries, including the pharmaceutical, medical and veterinary industries, the energy sector, the IT industry, publishing and music, consumer products, clothing, sports, food & drink, marketing and advertising. We also have extensive experience of working on issues faced by public sector bodies. We regularly work on protecting and exploiting IP rights overseas.

Construction

AIH' Construction and Engineering Department services the construction and engineering industries and its clients nationally as well as acting for international contractors and clients. The department works closely with the firm's Projects, Commercial Property, Public Law, Corporate and Banking departments to provide a comprehensive service to the industry.

Employment

AIH' Employment Team is known for its pragmatic, rigorous and commercial advice to employers in both the private and public sectors. Our solicitors have considerable experience of supporting clients through all aspects of employment practice, including the preparation of Contracts and Handbooks, restructures and redundancy, the TUPE implications on the sale of businesses and the successful management of litigation in Courts and Employment Tribunals.

Corporate Restructures

The lawyers in AIH' Corporate department regularly assist businesses in connection with the legal requirements of synergising their business activities including advising on the legal requirements for restructuring their business divisions or assets to fit with their business needs, and intragroup or pre-sale or post acquisition re-organisations

Environment

The team advises on all aspects of environmental law and practise, providing support for our commercial property and corporate lawyers and dealing with stand alone environmental issues in respect of both land and the marine environment. We advise upon the need for consents and permits, appeals against refusals or the imposition of conditions and alleged breaches of consents

Landlord and Tenant & Property Management

AIH' team dealing with landlord and tenant and property management issues act for a wide range of clients in the public and private sectors both locally and nationally

Corporate Governance

AIH' Corporate Governance team provides practical straightforward advice and assistance to businesses and the people that direct and control them on all aspects of corporate governance.

Company Formations & Corporate Secretarial Services

AIH' Corporate Secretarial Unit provides a company formation service and ongoing support with the day to day running of your company.

Local Government

AIH have a wide reaching local government practice, advising local and regional government bodies on all legal issues that affect them. Many of our solicitors have previously worked in-house in local government and therefore have a first hand understanding of the issues which are of importance to democratically elected organizations.

Commercial Contracts

AIH has the largest dedicated commercial team in the Sudan. Our lawyers are able to advise you on the commercial legal issues that impact on your business locally, nationally and internationally. We pride ourselves on ensuring that we have a detailed understanding not only of your business but the sector in which you operate so as to provide practical and clear advice to assist your business in its commercial legal requirements from start-up to exit.

Restructuring and Insolvency

AIH' Restructuring and Insolvency Team advise Insolvency Practitioners, lenders, businesses and members of the public on all aspects of insolvency. We work alongside other specialist teams within AIH including corporate, commercial property, employment and IP/IT.