Legal Services

Core Practise Areas:

  • Real Estate: Jaseth M. Jackson & Co. is respected experts amongst its peers in the provision of legal services for real estate transactions.  Our expert counsel allays the fears, frustrations and uncertainties associated with buying and selling land, especially for foreigners who may not have a working knowledge of how the legal system in Belize works. Jaseth M. Jackson & Co.’s team of experts simplifies the processes; saves its clients time and money by title and due diligence investigations; negotiates fair and reasonable terms and conditions of sale; cancels encumbrances over title to ensure clean title at closing; obtains all approvals (if required) to ensure validity of titles; and delivers titles in an efficient and safe manner (Federal Express).  In addition, we act as depository/escrow agents for down-payments etc. Specific areas relating to real estate transactions include:
    • Vendor & buyer’s representative for real estate closings
    • Realtors’ agents
    • Attorneys’ agents
    • Escrow agents
    • Market valuations
    • Contract negotiation
    • Title investigation
    • Central Bank approvals
    • Sale agreements
    • Transfer of title
    • Recording/registration of transfer documents
    • Liens over title
    • Residential & commercial leases
    • Mortgage cancellation
  • Property Development: The Law Firm of Jaseth M. Jackson & Co. stays with you after you have made your land purchase! You may need to get a large plot subdivided or get your property surveyed to establish proper legal boundaries. Jaseth M. Jackson & Co. is affiliated with qualified land surveyors who can make the process simplier for you. Our team also works with other consultants (on an “as needed basis”) to apply for and/or finalize government clearances including but not limited to mangrove clearances, tree felling, dredging permits, pier permits, mining licences, environmental clearances etc.
  • Banking & Finance: With over 20 years’ background in the banking sector, the founder of the Law Firm of Jaseth M. Jackson & Co. has poised the Firm to provide a high level of expertise  in the banking and finance arena. Our team understands the complexity of  finance, are well trained to meet the challenges associated with any financial transaction and have the capacity to provide reliable solutions to difficult questions/problems relating to:
    • Bank account set-up
    • Residential mortgages
    • Trade finance documentation
    • Letters of Credit
    • Bank Guarantees
    • Commercial Bonds
    • International Trade agreements
    • International Finance arrangements
  • Commercial: The Law Firm of Jaseth M. Jackson & Co. understands the global community in which the world now operates. The technology and innovativeness of our practise allows us to meet commercial needs, no matter where you or your business is located. Give us a call, let us know how we may best serve you!
    • General commercial contracts and agreements
    • Contract negotiation
    • Commercial mortgages
    • Powers of Attorney
    • Notarization
    • Affidavits
  • Corporate & Business: The Law Firm of Jaseth M. Jackson & Co. has been providing years of experience and technical legal know -how to the international and local business sector (public and private), budding entrepreneurs, joint venture partnerships, holding companies, associates and affiliates.Our team provides unique and innovative ways to establish companies and business relationships from the ground up by ensuring that the operating structure meets the intent and demands of our clients.We are conveniently located right across the street from the Belize Companies and Corporate Affairs’ Registry in Belmopan (capital of Belize).