Services & Specialties

Fraser, Housty & Yearwood, Attorneys-at-Law, (FHYLaw) provides the widest range of professional services offered by any law firm in Guyana.  The firm has established a presence in Dominica and St. Lucia.  

The firm's business is administered in three departments, Public and Commercial, Consultancy, and Criminal Law.  The Managing Partner, Mr. Stephen Fraser is the head of the Public and Commercial Law Department, The Senior Partner, Mr. Teni E. Housty is the head of the Consultancy Department and Partner, Mr. Roger Yearwood is the head of the Criminal Law Department.


  • Constitutional Law, Constitutional Remedies, Fundamental Rights;
  • Public Law, Law of Prerogative Writs;
  • Telecommunications Law;
  • Intellectual Property Law;
  • Cyber Law;
  • Media Law;
  • Law of Financial Institutions, Law of Securities and Exchanges;
  • Company Law, Mergers & Acquisitions, The Law of Partnerships, The Law of Unincorporated institutions, Clubs, Non-Profit Corporations;
  • Joint Ventures, International Finance;
  • Liquidation, Receiverships, Voluntary and Involuntary Company Winding Up;
  • Employment Law;
  • Legislative Drafting, Legal Drafting, Legal Research;
  • Mining Law;
  • Environmental Law;
  • Admiralty Law, Law of Charter-parties;
  • Real Estate transactions; and
  • Family Law, Succession Planning, Estates.



  • Commercial Law.
  • Mining Law.
  • Constitutional and Administrative Law.
  • Intellectual Property Law.
  • Telecommunications Law.
  • Employment Law.
  • Environmental Law.
  • Securities Law.