In law, a contract is a binding legal agreement that is enforceable in a court of law. That is to say, a contract is an exchange of promises for the breach of which the law will provide a remedy. Contract law is based on the principle expressed in the Latin phrase pacta sunt servanda (usually translated "pacts must be kept", but more literally "agreements are to be kept"). Breach of contract is recognized by the law and remedies can be provided.
The practice in this regard includes:
- Specialty in drafting contracts for various purposes be it business or personal.
- The scope of representation encompasses negotiating contracts on behalf of the client as well as negotiating remedies in case of a breach by a party.
- The practice in this area of law also extends to “Contracts of Guarantee”. Thus assisted in defining the binding promise and protecting the client from future liabilities.