Bangladesh Bank

Law Department

Name & Designation Email Telephone Fax
Nurun NaharDeputy Governor
Khondaker Siddiqur RahmanDirector (LD)
Sl Responsibilities
01 To provide legal opinion to various operational departments of Bangladesh Bank (BB) related to the legal issues arising in the performance of their activities.
02 To manage and conduct bank's litigation by engaging appropriate lawyer.
03 To check and verify the draft affidavit in opposition and brief advocates, as and when required.
04 To maintain computerized database of cases filed by/against BB.
05 To liaise and build relationships with lawyers, various departments, ministries, banks and financial institutions.
06 To respond to the legal notices served on BB.
07 To obtain expert opinion from specialist lawyers, retainers and panel lawyers on different legal matters relating to various cases of BB.
08 To vet the chain of documents, Memorandum of Association, Articles of Association, Memorandum of Understanding, Contracts /Agreements etc.
09 To monitor pending court cases and take necessary steps.
10 To scrutinize the bills of advocates related to the bank's cases and arrange for payment.
11 To organize "In house training" for the officers of the various departments and also for the officers of Law Department for their capacity building.
12 To enlist panel/specialist lawyers.