A Bahamian Law Firm


We look forward to having the opportunity to serve you in The Bahamas.

Our goal is to provide useful information about Gonsalves-Sabola Chambers and the legal services we offer that we hope make it easier for you to do business with us.

Gonsalves-Sabola Chambers is committed to providing a wide range of civil and commercial legal services in The Bahamas to meet the needs of businesses and individuals, both locally and internationally.

With over 20 years' experience advising and representing official liquidators, employers, banks and trust companies, insurance companies, electronic communications providers and a financial services regulator, our attorney M. Margaret Gonsalves-Sabola understands the need for practical solutions when legal issues arise in your business enterprises.


Ms. Gonsalves-Sabola also helps individuals involved in employment disputes, personal injury matters, divorce, and matters relating to children and their welfare, to resolve these matters either through court action, negotiation or mediation.

Our offices are centrally and conveniently located on Parliament Street in downtown Nassau, opposite the main Supreme Court building and The Judicial Complex. There is parking available in the multi-storied car park on Parliament Street, just steps away from our office.

We understand that the matters our clients entrust to us are very important to them and we are committed to being fully responsive to our clients' telephone calls, messages and emails and to keeping our clients updated on their matters at all times.

Give us a call to schedule a consultation.


What Is Arbitration, and When Should You Use It?

When two or more people have a dispute, they can choose among several different ways to resolve it, including informal discussions, going to court, demanding arbitration, or engaging in mediation. Because informal discussions do not always resolve disputes and going to court can be time-consuming and expensive, more and more people opt for arbitration or

When an Act Is Intentional, Not Just Negligent

In The Bahamas, the laws distinguish between negligent and intentional acts. Whether an act is negligent or intentional often affects the amount of damages or criminal penalties a person faces. In contrast, if the legal violation of which a person is accused requires an intentional act, but a court finds the person was only negligent,

Do You Have to Obey a Dispute Resolution Clause in a Contract?

As dispute resolution clauses in contracts become more common, more people may wonder whether they can avoid their impact. A party to a contract may prefer to file an action in court rather than go to arbitration or mediation. Generally, disputes regarding contracts that include arbitration clauses must go to arbitration in The Bahamas. As

What Is Involved in a Civil Claim for Fraud in The Bahamas?

Victims of fraud committed by someone in The Bahamas may want to seek help from the courts in pursuing their claims. Fraud can lead to serious consequences for victims such as loss of money or property. In The Bahamas, fraud is a serious crime punishable by the criminal courts and it is a civil wrong

Gonsalves-Sabola Chambers

Monday - Friday  9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Closed Saturdays, Sundays & Public Holidays

Phone 1 242 326 6400
Fax - 1 242 326 6401

No. 8 Bayparl Building
18 Parliament Street
PO Box CB-12531
Nassau, Bahamas