:: Profiles of Law Associates in Pakistan
MUNIR AHMAD KHAN - Civil, Labour & Commercial Litigation
General Secretary Arif wala Bar Association during 1983 to 1985. Member Executive Committee Lahore Bar Association from 1987 to 1991, Member Executive Committee Lahore High Court Bar Association 1990 to 1995. Legal Advisor Wapda 2009-2010, Legal Advisor PEPCO 2009-2010, Legal Advisor University of Lahore 2006 to up till now, Legal Advisor Accord Textile Mills, Legal Advisor Service Group of Companies, Legal Advisor World Travel Services Limited, Legal Advisor Qammar Enterprises, Legal Advisor Chan Steel Mills and Legal Advisor Duty Free Shop.
SHABBIR AHMAD - Civil, Labour & Commercial Litigation
Had commenced his practice as an Advocate on 1971. Enrolled as an Advocate High Court on 1973, Appointed as Law Officer WAPDA on 1978, Appointed as Director Legal WAPDA on 1992, Appointed as Director (L&W) WAPDA on 1995, Appointed as Director consultant (L&W) PEPCO on 2011. Conducted thousands of cases before Civil Courts, District Courts, Labour Courts, Labour Appellate Tribunals, NIRC and High Courts through out Pakistan
TASADDUQUE HUSSAIN - Criminal Litigation
M.A. (Pol. Sc.), LL.B., Masters in Police Studies & Criminal Justice (University of Exeter, UK)
Having 30 years of Professional experience in hand, Mr. Tasadduque Hussain got full command on myriads areas of Public Service including Personnel Management, Law Enforcement, Policing and Order Control. Mr. Tasadduque Hussain was a Lecturer in Political Science (Government College Rahim Yar Khan) and started his career with Police Service of Pakistan by joining as Assistant Superintendent Police (ASP) in May, 1980 and end up on Director National Police Foundation (Islamabad) in November, 2010. During his service he was also posted as Deputy Inspector General of Police (Lahore). Because of his worthwhile experience, the Honorable Lahore High Court granted him the Practice license of Lahore High Court by waiving the mandatory condition of two years practice of lower courts. Mr. Tasadduque Hussain as President of International Police Association attended the “World Congress of IPA delegates in Czech Republic (Sept, 2004) and in Russia (Sept, 2008) and is now an Expert Advisor of IPA and an active member of Pakistan Society of Criminology (Peshawar). Mr. Tasadduque Hussain has done extensive Research Work including Foundation of Strategic Management, Human Trafficking in Pakistan, Pendency of Criminal Cases of FIA in courts of Rawalpindi Zone, Emergence of People’s Party in 1967-1971 published by University of Punjab and a copy is retained in the Library of Congress Office (American Consulate General, Karachi) Pakistan. Mr. Tasadduque Hussain also got number of professional courses to his credit like Leadership and Management Course conducted by Australian Institute of Police Management (Australia), Joint Terrorism Task Force Training conducted by Federal Bureau of Investigation, Department of Justice (Thailand), Terrorism Combat Course conducted by Police Research Centre of Cairo (Egypt), National Management Course, and an Advance Course in Shariah Law.
M. NAVEED SHEIKH - Family, Civil & Criminal Litigation
M.A. (Pol. Sc.), M.A. (History), M.A. (K.S.), LL.B., D.I.P.L.
He is Vice President of Lahore Bar Association and member of Lahore High Court Bar Association. He is head of the Litigation Department and is patron of an Association of Free Legal Aid for Poor and Needy Persons namely "ANSAF".
AALIA NEELUM KHAN - Banking, Commercial, Business, Civil & Criminal Litigation
M.A. (Pol. Sc.), LL.B., D.I.P.L.
She possesses considerable experience as senior practising lawyer for last 15 years in the arena of commercial contracts & litigation, constitutional law, corporate & business, intellectual property, international agreements, labour law, white collar crime, civil law, family law, criminal law and banking law. She is Member of an Organisation of Free Legal Aid Forum for Poor and Needy Persons namely "Ansaf". She has also dealt with issues before forums like NAB, Special Anti-Corruption Court, Banking Offences Court and Special Central Court. She is member of Supreme Court Bar Association, Swiss Arbitration Association, Lahore High Court Bar Association, Lahore Bar Association, Lahore Tax Bar Association, Chairperson Free Legal Aid Committee Punjab Bar Council, Lahore Division and Associate Member of American Bar Association.
LIAQAT MEHMOOD BAIG - Tax & Corporate Litigation
B.Com (Hons), M.Com., LL.B.
President Sialkot Tax Bar Association during sessions 1993-94, 1996-97 and 2000-01. Vice President All Pakistan Tax Bar Association. Member of High Court Bar Association, Sialkot Tax Bar Association, District Bar, Executive Committee of "The Light", Center of Rehabilitation of Mentally Handicapped Children, Pakistan Fiscal Association Travels abroad frequently and attended many International Conventions of Tax as well as other matters, Taxation Committee, Sialkot Chamber of Commerce and Industry, wide experience in corporate taxation and representation of appeals in tax matters.
AFTAB H. NAGRA - Intellectual Property
B.A. (Eco.), LL.B., D.C.P.
He is Member of Sialkot Tax Bar Association, Sialkot Chamber of Commerce and Industry, District Bar Association Sialkot, Director of ZAFCO Int'l (Pvt.) Ltd. Sialkot Region, Legal Advisor of three Limited Companies, Permanent Tax Advisor to Many Leading Companies. He was Joint Secretary, Sialkot Tax Bar Association in 1995-96, General Secretary, Sialkot Tax Bar Association in 1996-97 and 1997-98 and existing General Secretary, Sialkot Tax Bar Association, Club Secretary of Lions Club since 1994-95 to 1995-96, District Chairman Human Rights, Zone Chairman Zone D1, District 305-N 1995-96, of Lions Club, District Chairman Mentally Retarded Children in 1997-98, Region Chairman in 1998-99 Region-F Disstt. 305-N-2. Founder Member and Project Director of the first and only Rehabilitation Center for Mentally Handicapped Children in Sialkot, "The Light" since 1992 (a Co Project of Sialkot Lions Club). He has obtained lot of Awards from Club, District and International on outstanding performance.
SHAHID MEHMOOD - Tax & Corporate Litigation
He is Assistant to the Incharge of Sialkot Office and is well versed in Accounting and Tax Matters, He is Member of Sialkot Tax Bar Association, Punjab Bar Council, District Bar, Member of Executive Committee of "The Light", Center for Rehabilitation of Mentally Handicapped Children, International Lion Club and elected Secretary Information of Sialkot Tax Bar Association for the Session 1995-96 to 1998-99.
M. NADEEM QURESHI - Tax & Corporate Litigation
He has considerable experience in Tax, Corporate, Customs, Intellectual Property, Civil & Criminal Litigation. He is Member of Sind High Court Bar Association.
MALIK SABOOR ALAM - Business Law & Civil Litigation
His professional experience and particular areas of interest are civil litigation specially Corporate Law, Taxation Law and Intellectual Property Laws. He is a confident, hardworking and devoted lawyer. He is also an active member of (WOW) Welfare Organization for Women and has contributed substantially to welfare projects of the organization.
RANA SAQIB MUNIR - Tax, Customs & Litigation
Had joined as junior associate member of ZAFAR & ASSOCIATES - LLP, having extensible experience in business accountancy, taxation and customs. He's well contributing his efforts in association with marketing and information technology departments of the law firm.
AHMAD ISRAR - Tax, Customs & Litigation
B.Com. IT, LL.B.
Mr. Ahmad Israr is one of the most assiduous and zealous member of our team. He did his LL.B. from The University of the Punjab, Lahore and since 2009 he is affiliated with the field of Law Practice. It is worth to mention here that in this short span he has achieved remarkable expertise in the fields of Law of Contract, Corporate Law, Taxation Law and Administrative Law. Right now he is serving as Income Tax Practitioner; he is also serving as Vice-Principal in Iqra Education System, Gujranwala and as a visiting Professor in PAPTECH College of Management Sciences, Gujranwala. At present he is member of Gujranwala Tax Bar Association and District Bar Association of Gujranwala.
RANA MUNAWAR ALMAS - Tax, Corporate & Litigation
B.A, M.B.A, LL.B
He has done his LL.B from Punjab University. He is a proficient and well-experienced lawyer and is currently practicing at Civil, Criminal, Corporate and Taxation side. He is also a life time member of Lahore Bar Association and member of Lahore High Court Bar Association.
REHANA GUL AWAN
Member of Lahore High Court Bar Association, Member of Lahore Tax Bar Association and Member of District Bar Association Sahiwal. She is a highly dedicated and conscientious professional with demonstrated ability to interact with the team, having excellent research and writing skills and work experience with Al-Adl Law Firm during 2002-2005, in litigation on both civil and criminal, documentation and opinion work with Basit Musheer Law Firm during 2005, undertook research and assisted in cases relating to civil, criminal, commercial, labour laws, election petitions and legislation. She has been enrolled on the Panel of Advocates of National Bank of Pakistan, WAPDA, National Highway Authority and Federal Board of Revenue.
Bachelor of Laws (Brussels), Master of Laws (Louvain-la-Neuve)
Ms. Odile Peeters is one of the most conscientious associates at our Law Firm. She has extensive experience in dealing with corporate, intellectual property and environmental law practice. Ms. Odile has motivation for teamwork and always desirous for concrete outcome. She is a confident, meticulous and enthusiastic associate of us. She's well contributing her efforts in association with IP litigation department of the Law Firm.
Ms. Madiha is member of Lahore Bar Association has considerable experience in criminal as well as civil litigation, rent matter, family, guardianship, property, consumer and other allied matters. She regularly appears at forums like High Court, Sessions Courts, Civil and District Courts and assists her senior in trial works, bail matters and misc. issues.
B.A., B.Ed., LL.B. M.A.
Ms. Farhana Qamar is one of the most diligent and devoted Associate of our law firm serving at Texila region, with prevalent experience of litigation under different laws. She is a Life Time Member of High Court. Ms. Farhana Qamar is affiliated with the field of law since 2005 and has achieved remarkable expertise in the fields of Corporate Law, Taxation Law and Administrative Law.
Ms Uzma Anwar is a Law graduate from the University of Punjab, Lahore, one of the oldest and most prestigious educational institutions in the country. She’s a young lawyer who’s a strong advocate of extensive research and is an active participant in Training Workshops like Juvenile Justice Reform System Project 2009, Case Management & Identification of Children in Conflict with Law, etc. She’s a team player and believes that team-work together with hard work and research is the harbinger of a perfect outcome. She also has a number of professional courses to her credit like Active Citizens Workshop conducted by British Council, Short Course in Cyber-Space Law, Course in Alternate Dispute Resolution (ADR) and an online course in Law of Conflict conducted by Human Rights Commission of Pakistan.
B.A., LL.B., M.A. (Pol. Sc.)
Ms. Noor ul Ain is a Member of Lahore Bar Association and Lahore High Court Bar Association. She is also a volunteer member of Nazaria-e-Pakistan and Red Crescent Society. She possesses an impeccable academic record under her belt, winning several Gold, Silver and Bronze Medals. Apart from an immaculate academic career she’s also proved herself in the realm of extra-curricular activities. She was Co-Editor of the Quaid-e-Azam Law College Magazine, “KUE-EL-CIAN”, for the year 2009. She gained a professional experience while working as a Corporate Litigation Head at Kazmi and Rana Associate and has worked as an Advocate at Com n’ Corp, Advocates. She was an active participant of Law Moots, various Seminars and Workshops. She has good communication skills to her merit and is keen on finding her niche in this rough and tough legal world.
LL.B. (Hons.), Dip in Law
Miss Maham Nabeel is a fresh law graduate from University of London (External Programme). She has got ample knowledge of different law subjects including Law of Torts, Law of Trusts, European Union Law and Common Law. Being a good speaker, she has actively participated and represented her college in various debate Competitions including her experience of working as Adjudicator in Shahjivna Debating Competition held at University College Lahore. Miss Maham has also attained 3rd position in the Mooting Competition held at Lahore University of Management Sciences. Her grades reflect both her abilitues towards analyses and research issues.
Ms. Sunia is a fresh law graduate from the University of London. She is an erudite scholar of law and actively participant in Mooting Competitions held by LUMS Olympiad Mooting Competition in 2009. She is a young achiever with strong educational background and most active in community service. Ms. Sunia has also been awarded with the Best Speaker Award in a Mooting Competition held by Lahore Grammar School. She was also engaged as an intern in one of the best law firms in Pakistan.
Ms. Qurat ul Ain Khan is one of the most diligent Associate of our Law Firm. She has considerable experience in dealing with civil matters. Ms. Qurat ul Ain has also served as a teacher for a considerable period of time. She is a confident, hardworking and devoted Associate of us. She's well contributing his efforts in association with litigation department of the Law Firm.
B.A., M.B.A., M.Sc., Chinese Proficiency Course
Ms. Uzma Malik has perused her career in management and business development and having ten years of experience and showed herself as highly organised and self-motivated professional with confidence to deal with problematic and complex situations at all levels. She has also done a Course in Chinese Proficiency from Hanban University, China and is currently working with us as Chinese Interpreter, Translator and Marketing Executive. Due to her proficient experience, she has worked in many organizations on executive positions including Bank Alfalah, Zong Telecom etc. She is a good addition in the team of ZA-LLP.
LL.B. (Hons.), LL.M. (UK)
Ms. Mavra Mann is a dedicated scholar of law. An ardent researcher and had written two word dissertation project on European Union Laws and development of law with regards to pre and post Rome I Regulation. She has one Scholarship to her credit given by University of Birmingham. She has also done a two day course on International Humanitarian Law conducted International Committee of the Red Cross.
Ms. Nazia Siddiqui is a law graduate of University of Karachi. She is an ardent scholar of law and well versed in different areas of law practice. Ms. Nazia is actively serving and assisting our Senior Associate at Karachi Office. She has expertise in Civil Law, Corporate Law and Family Laws.
MAHRUKH GHULAM ALI
Ms. Mahrukh is an efficient and well versed Advocate of our Law Firm and has served as Legal Advisor to National Bank of Pakistan and remained member of Agha Khan Housing and Planning Board for Garden as well as Conciliation and Arbitration Board for Karimabad. Ms. Mahrukh has tremendous experience in dealing Intellectual Property matters, Corporate, Civil, Criminal and matters in relation with Trusts as well.
SALEHA BASHIR - Immigration & Work Permits Consultancy
B.A., LL.B. (Hons.)
After completion of her Intermediate degree from Kinnaird College Lahore, she became the member of Pioneer Batch of the programme and amongst the Position Maintaining students. She is highly courageous and ambitious to become a renowned lawyer in the field of corporate law. Her major areas of interest are Immigration, Work Permits and related affairs with her major emphasis over the Comparative study of the Emigration Laws of Pakistan, United States, United Kingdom, Canada, Australia and New Zealand. She is highly professional and committed with her work and has ability to analyse the things and solve the legal issues. She has been selected to represent the University at different National levels and earned the prestige. She possesses the ability to initiate, lead and smart enough to work under pressure.
SANA HASSAN - Commercial & Intellectual Property Affairs
Miss Sana Hassan is a University of London graduate and is a member of Punjab Bar Association and life time member of Lahore Bar Association. Her major area of expertise is International Law and is ambitious to excel in the field of corporate law. She has made several Publications in the newspapers providing legal analysis on international matters. She is highly professional and committed with her work and has ability to make good research, analyze the legality of issues and solve them even under pressure. She is an experienced lawyer and can proficiently handle the Civil, Corporate, Intellectual Property and Banking issues.
Freeha Khalid is a fresh Law graduate and a thorough researcher of law. Being an active participant in Mooting Competitions she holds a special interest in Litigation. She’s an ardent scholar of Corporate and Taxation cases and strives to make her name in the competitive realm of Corporate & Commercial Law.
Ms. Shagufta holding various Gold and Bronze Medals in law subjects. She is has a valuable experience in civil, banking, corporate, revenue, family and other related fields of law with excellent communication skills.
NIDA TASLEEM KHAN
Miss Nida Tasleem Khan is a highly determined lawyer having the great passion for practice. She possesses valuable experience in Civil, Criminal and Corporate litigation. She is an expert in legal drafting. She remained a Position Holder throughout her academic life. She owns many Awards and Medals for her extraordinary intellect. She is the Founder Member of QLC Alumni Association and is a lifetime member of the Lahore Bar Association. She has interpersonal skills of high quality and is known for her excellent conduct towards everyone. She always remains on her tows to help others. She loves to work hard as she has a firm belief that “The life in only once, utilize each moment of it”.
She has done her LL.B from Quaid-e-Azam Law College, Lahore. She is the member of Punjab Bar Association and Lifetime member of Lahore Bar Association. She is an experienced lawyer and can proficiently handle the Civil, Family, Criminal, Corporate, Immigration, Corporate and Banking cases.
SHABANA GHULAM RASOOL
Miss Shabana Ghulam Rasool is our Marketing Representative in Islamabad. She owns a fantastic and remarkable academic record. She secured Second Position in University of Punjab in her LL.B. She was rewarded for her potentials in the shape of declaration of Best Student of the Session. She had been participating in many Debate Competitions and got high positions. She is member of Punjab Bar Association. She also possesses passion for games, and thus in demonstration of that passion she remained Team Member of Tug of War, University of the Punjab, Gujranwala Campus.
SYEDA NIDA ZAHRA - Corporate Law & Intellectual Property Rights
B.A., LL.B., LL.M.
Graduating in Law from International Islamic University, Islamabad in Sep 2003. She had worked in conjunction with senior advocates and gained practical knowledge and experience in civil litigation particularly contracts, service matters, labour law and writ petitions. After completion of LL.M. from the University of Manchester (UK) in 2007, she joined the legal branch of National Tariff Commission, a statutory body and a department of Ministry of Commerce, where her role was to provide legal input in implementation of Trade Defense Laws of World Trade Organization in Pakistan. She was honoured to head the pre counseling branch of the Commission whose function was to guide the domestic producers to lodge applications for imposing anti dumping and countervailing duties and safeguard measures on foreign imports in Pakistan. Along with her continuing law practise, she has been engaged as a faculty member of the Law Department of International Islamic University and teach procedural and substantive law subjects to LL.B. and LL.M. classes. She has also supervised and arranged several workshops / seminars on multiple issues, inclusive of International Business Law, Corporate Governance, Intellectual Property, International Trade and Legal Drafting etc.
B.Com, MBA, PGD, LL.B.
Imran Jaffery has perused his career in Islamic Microfinance, Enterprise Development, Recovery Delinquency Management and Business Development and is having fourteen years of experience and proved himself as highly organised and self-motivated professional with confidence to deal with problematic and complex situations at all levels. His thrust for getting more knowledge and experience motivated him for getting the Law degree and resultantly he is Advocate High Court and is in a run for proving himself as a best lawyer. Due to his proficient experience, he has been hired by our organisation as Marketing Executive and has also become as one of the good addition in our team.
NOOR ALAM KHATRI
B.Sc., LL.B., M.A.(Pol. Sc.)
Mr. Noor Alam is enrolled as Advocate High Court at Karachi and member Karachi High Court Bar Association. He is a confident, hardworking and devoted associate of our law firm. He is well-experienced in Civil, Corporate and Tax Laws and well contributing his efforts in association with marketing and information technology departments of the law firm.
M. KASHIF AYAZ
Mr. Kashif is one of the most diligent and devoted associate of our law firm with extensive experience of litigation under different laws. He is Life Time Member of Karachi High Court Bar Association. He did his LL.B. from the University of Karachi and since 2001 he had been affiliated with law practice. It is worth to mention here that in this short span, he has achieved remarkable expertise in the fields of Corporate Law, Taxation Law and Administrative Laws.
He is an Assistant to the Director Administration of Karachi Office and is well versed in Civil and Tax Matters. He is Member of Karachi High Court Bar Association, Karachi High Court, and Sindh Bar Council. Since 2002 Mr. Zakir Moosa actively involved in different litigation and advisory matters.
He is enrolled as an Advocate of Karachi High Court. He has an extensive experience in Civil Law along with other relevant fields of practice. Right now being proficient in civil law; he has competently contributing his skills and expertise to the firm, therefore, due to his hard work and devotion towards the firm, he has become an important organ of our association.
M. SADIQ KHAN
He is senior advocate of Karachi High Court and has extensive experience in Civil and Criminal Laws. Mr. Sadiq has attained an expert analytical skills that allow him to discriminate the deepest disparities in given issues so that he would cover every aspect of that case that would have a potential of exploitation in litigation. In short, he is a complete package of an excellent litigation lawyer.
M. ASLAM BALOCH
Mr. Aslam Baloch is another valuable addition in our team of legal experts. He has done LL.B. from University of Karachi. After beginning his practice before Karachi High Court, Mr. Aslam is proficiently dealing with cases involving civil, corporate, criminal, revenue and consumer related matters. He has argued cases on day to day basis along with dealing in processing all the paperwork and has managed the administrative matters of the firm and upkeep on ancillary affairs.
ZAFAR IQBAL WARRAICH
M.A. (Pol. Sc.), LL.B.
Mr. Zafar Iqbal Warraich has been enrolled as a Life Time Member of Karachi High Court Bar Association. Mr. Zafar has considerable experience in civil, criminal and corporate laws. He is confident, hardworking and devoted associate of our law firm. He's well contributing his efforts in association with politics and human rights departments of the law firm.
M. TARIQ GUJJAR
Mr. Tariq assisting Senior Partner of our law firm at Karachi. He is practising as an Advocate of Karachi High Court and member of Karachi High Court Bar Association. Mr. Tariq gains more than 10 years of active practice experience in his hands and since 2000 he is expertly dealing with civil, corporate and tax related issues.
NADEEM IQBAL ZAHID - Tax, Intellectual Property & Litigation
B.Sc., LL.B., DIPL, DTL, LL.M.
Member of the Lahore High Court Bar Association, District Bar Association Lahore, Lahore Tax Bar Association. He had worked as General Secretary of the Environmental Protection Society (Punjab University Law College 2002-2004). He is working as professional attorney in the areas of intellectual property laws and business taxation practice. Had worked in litigation both in civil and criminal litigation with Mirza Hafeez-Ur –Rehman to assist him in documentation, drafting and opinion work in different areas of law and legislation. He is well disciplined and result oriented. Working with Zafar & Associates since last three years.
M. IRFAN HAIDER - Tax & Litigation
He is member Lahore Tax Bar Association, member High Court Bar Association, and Member Lahore Bar Association. His areas of practice are Tax and Accountancy.
ALI ABBAS CHATTHA - Advocate High Court
He is member Rawalpindi Tax Bar Association, member High Court Bar Association, and member District Bar Association Rawalpindi. His areas of practice are Tax and Corporate, Civil and Family Litigation.
MUHAMMAD SAJID - Tax & Work Permits Consultancy
B.Com., E-MBA, LL.B.
Mr. Sajid has worked as Income Tax Practitioner. He was awarded a Merit Scholarship in Middle Standards Examination of BISE, Rawalpindi and Merit Scholarship in Intermediate from BISE, Rawalpindi. He is well disciplined and result oriented.
RAI TARIQ SALEEM - Advocate High Court
M.A. (Eng.), LL.B.
He has served as Assistant Advocate General for Punjab at Lahore High Court. He is member Lahore Tax Bar Association, member High Court Bar Association, and Member Lahore Bar Association. His areas of practice are Civil, Family and Criminal Litigation.
MOHSIN BOKHARI - Advocate High Court
He did his LL.M.. from UK with special majors in Medical Laws. He is member Lahore Bar Association, and member High Court Bar Association. His areas of practice are Civil, Family and Criminal Litigation.
SHAHZAD JAMAL - Tax & Intellectual Property Rights Consultancy
Active Director IP as well as Research & Development. He has extensible experience in Tax, Corporate, Customs and Intellectual Property Matters. He is Member Punjab Bar Council, Lahore Bar Association and Lahore Tax Bar Association.
MUHAMMAD RAMZAN - Advocate High Court (Faislabad)
He is enrolled as an advocate of Lower Courts in 1992 and of High Court in 1994. He is the member of Lahore Bar Association and High Court Bar Association. His specialized areas of practice are Civil, Criminal and Family matters.
MIAN MUHAMMAD SAGHEER - Advocate High Court (Lahore)
Mr. Sagheer has considerable experience in civil litigation and has already served as a litigator to a reputable Law Firm. He is a confident, hardworking and devoted Associate of us. He's well contributing his efforts in litigation pertaining to civil matters of the law firm.
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