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Wilson and Franklyn – Attorneys at Law and Notaries Public. Kingston, Jamaica. Areas of Practice – Civil/Commercial Litigation, Intellectual Property, Wills, Trust & Estate Planning, Employment/Labour Law, General Legal Advice, and more.

Civil / Commercial Litigation
Civil / Commercial Litigation
Our litigation department offers skillful and professional representation to match your litigation needs. We are uncompromising in achieving our client’s goals through the use of thorough research and innovative strategies and case management.
Real Estate & Construction Law
Real Estate & Construction Law
If you are interested in establishing developments or otherwise purchasing, selling, transferring or dealing with property we provide a full range of services to suit your needs.
Intellectual Property
Intellectual Property
Our experience in Intellectual Property (IP) laws covers: Copyrighting, Industrial design, Patents, and laws governing Entertainment.
Wills, Trust & Estate Planning
Wills, Trust & Estate Planning
This area of the law focuses on the anticipating and arranging, during a person’s lifetime, for the management and disposal of that person’s estate during the person’s life and after death. We provide a comprehensive array of estate solutions, including but not limited to drafting wills; applications for grant of probate/administration; challenging fictitious wills, and others.
Employment / Labour Law
Employment / Labour Law
Employment law is a broad area of the law that covers all aspects of the employer/employee relationship. It is important to understand what rights and protections are available to you within the workplace. We boast extensive experience in representing both employers and employees to settle grievances that may arise within the workplace.
Taxation Law
Taxation Law
The legal rules and procedures that govern how the Government calculates the tax you owe falls under the heading Taxation Law. Our involvement in Taxation and Tax laws covers: Corporate tax, Income tax, General consumption tax (GCT), Stamp duties and transfer tax, and Tax litigation.
Bankrupcy & Insolvency
Bankrupcy & Insolvency
Our involvement in Bankruptcy and Insolvency covers Receivership, Liquidation and Winding-Up, and Corporate Asset Recovery.
Immigration Law
Immigration Law
Immigration law refers to the national statutes, regulations, and legal precedents governing immigration into and deportation from a country. We work in conjunction with a number of lawyers outside of Jamaica to address the issues of extradition, work permits, immigration, naturalization and citizenship, among others.
Criminal Litigation
Criminal Litigation
Criminal law deals with behavior that is or can be construed as an offense against the public, society, or the state—even if the immediate victim is an individual. We provide highly strategic, competent and sensible representation, coupled with the utmost discretion in handling your criminal matters.
Shipping Law
Shipping Law
Shipping law deals with the movement of goods and passengers by sea. We cover the Arrest of Ships, Bills of Laden, Charter Parties, Salvaging, Logistics and Transportation.
Divorces / Family Law
Divorces / Family Law
This area of law includes divorce, spousal abuse, child abuse, custody of children, annulment, maintenance and property settlement, and others. We are prepared to protect your interests with these and other related issues.
Sports Law
Sports Law
We have competently and satisfactorily represented several high profile athletes, managers and entities within the local sporting arena. Our services include legal advice on copyright infringement, contracts, work permits, doping and anti-doping regulations, right of publicity, securities and insurance, and talent management.
Entertainment Law
Entertainment Law
We have competently and satisfactorily represented several high profile entertainers, managers and entities within the local entertainment industry. Our services include: legal advice on copyright infringement, contracts, work permits, right of publicity, securities and insurance and talent management.
Personal Injury/Accident Claims
Personal Injury/Accident Claims
We provide representation in circumstances where you have been injured, as a result of the negligence of another person, company or government agency. In each of these cases, if the accident is caused by someone’s negligence the injured party may be entitled to monetary compensation.
Arbitration & Mediation Law
Arbitration & Mediation Law
Arbitration and Mediation law is an alternative dispute resolution process that focuses on resolving legal issues without a court trial. The agreements arrived at in arbitration or mediation are generally binding. We will be by your side through this process.
Landlord & Tenant Law
Landlord & Tenant Law
Landlord and Tenant law governs the rental of commercial and residential property. We will defend you while protecting your rights and peace of mind.
General Legal Advice
General Legal Advice
Legal advice is the giving of a professional or formal opinion regarding the substance or procedure of the law in relation to a particular factual situation. The provision of legal advice will often involve analyzing a set of facts and advising a person to take a specific course of action based on the applicable law. We provide practical and affordable solutions for whatever your legal challenges may be.

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