Colombo Lawyers

A Law Firm consisting a team of elite lawyers in Colombo, Sri Lanka.

Yohan Wijesinghe Associates is a Law Firm providing cost effective legal services through a team of elite lawyers based in Colombo, Sri Lanka. The Legal Firm is under the guidance of a barrister who is qualified to practice in the United Kingdom and Sri Lanka. The Firm's litigation arm, Y.W. chambers where the legal counsel resides is also located in Colombo.




Hotline:+94 777 575 501



Commercial & Corporate Law


Our lawyers assist clients with the necessary documentation from the concept stage to the necessary structuring of the organization with the internal and external environment. We can prepare all the necessary legal documentation to ensure that the business is in the right track from the outset. We advise on matters ranging from joint venture and shareholder agreements, options, asset purchases, agency and distribution, business process outsourcing, facilities management, franchising, supply and distributorship agreements, logistics agreements, management services agreements, manufacturing agreements, sponsorship agreements, agreements relating to strategic alliances, supply chain management, tender processes, asset purchases to finance documentation.


We work very closely with clients and advise them to act diligently through their decision making processes to adjust along with the constantly developing issues, and consistently work with our clients to progress their strategies to achieve their goals.

We enlighten clients about the benefits of Agreements for governance of organizations. This enables clients to foresee the risks involved at an early stage to make their strategic decisions.  Agreements enable smooth and efficient functioning of organizations that range from sole proprietorships, partnerships and companies. We as attorneys enable our clients to achieve success through competitive advantages in today’s complex and heavily regulated business environment.


In today’s world,  businesses are increasingly seeking legal advice in the preparation and drafting of agreements to ensure that agreements not only accurately document all the terms and conditions that took place during the negotiation process but also comply with any sector, regulatory and legal requirements. Furthermore, agreements also restrict the other parties from going back on their word as everything is down in pen and paper and enable them to get a competitive advantage over competition.


We believe that our expertise and experience in negotiations, preparation, drafting and advising on a wide range of commercial and corporate governance agreements with clarity and precision will enable your organization to meet the desired commercial objectives.

We advise our clients with efficient, practical, business-oriented and tailor-made services to suit their wants and requirements.

The list of agreements we draft for our clients include:


  • Agency and distribution agreements
  • Bespoke agreements
  • Franchising agreements
  • Licensing agreements
  • Sales rep agreements
  • Joint venture agreements
  • Manufacturing and supply agreements
  • Partnership agreement
  • Standard terms and conditions of business
  • Credit Agreements
  • Guarantees
  • Subordination Agreements
  • Joint Venture Agreements
  • All other documents needs for Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Trust Indentures
  • Participation and Syndication agreements
  • Pledge and Security Agreements
  • IPOs, debentures, bonds, derivatives and other debt and equity products
  • Due diligence investigations
  • Liquidations
  • Public listings and de-listings
  • Corporate Governance

Tel: +94 222 222 222