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Basic informationMuhammad Akram sheikhAkhtar Aly KureshyAshtar Ausaf Ali
NationalityPakistaniPakistaniPakistani
Date of Birth3 April 194515th November 196319th June 1956
Place of BirthBhurewala, Vehari District, PakistanLahore, PakistanLahore, Pakistan
Date of deathAliveAliveAlive
Age77 years old57 years old64 years old
School /CollegeForman Christian College, LahoreEarned LL. B from Punjab Law College, in 1990Forman Christian College
UniversityUniversity of PunjabMasters in political science, the University of Punjab in 1992Punjab University.   George Washington University
OccupationLawyer, advisor consultantLawyer, Advisor and Law professorLawyer  
CareerStarted from 1973Started his career from 1992Started his career in the 1990s
ChildrenRaheel Kamran, sheikh, and Sharjel Akram sheikhDua Kureishi, Aman anas, Waleed Kureishi, and Umer  KureshyFatima Ali

Muhammad Akram sheikh:

Muhammad Akram sheikh was born near Burewala, Vehari district in Punjab. He received his early education from Forman Christian College, Lahore.  He completed his postgraduate from the University of Punjab, Lahore in 1972[1].

PML-N-appointed-prosecutor-stunned-court-with-unique-arguments.
PML-N-appointed-prosecutor-stunned-court-with-unique-arguments.

He begins his practice as a lawyer from the District Bar Association, Sahiwal in 1973. He also became a lawyer of Lahore High Court. He also presented as Chairman Executive Committee (CEC) of Pakistan Bar Council (1993-1994). He also presented as President of the Supreme Court Bar Association of Pakistan some years[1].      

Mr. Muhammad Akram Sheik is the Senior Advocate of the Supreme Court of Pakistan. While he has challenged numerous cases, which have caused significant upgrades in different territories of law, he has likewise been vocal on public and worldwide gatherings for basic freedoms, the autonomy of legal executive, and rule of law. He has been giving talks and contributing to the press over complex lawful issues. In acknowledgment of his administrations, he had been chosen President of the Supreme Court Bar Association and as of now, he is an individual from Pakistan Bar Council. He has additionally held the situation of Ambassador everywhere (with the status of government clergyman) and the Roving Ambassador of Pakistan. He has spoken to Pakistan in the United Nations Human Rights Sub-Commission on Prevention of Discrimination and Protection of Minorities. He has been related to driving public and global associations and has partaken in various worldwide meetings and classes[2].

Interview-with-Akram-Shaikh-advocat
Interview-with-Akram-Shaikh-advocat

Legal career:

All through his lawful profession spreading more than 42 years, Mr. Sheik has been engaged with different critical cases which were significant in affecting significant changes in different territories of law going from Constitutional, Human Rights to Criminal and Accountability matters. He effectively acted under the watchful eye of the Supreme Court (1988-1990) in a renowned case relating to “assurance of the forces and relations between the Federal Government and the Province of the Punjab”. He has been instrumental in presenting the commonplace financial framework, freedom of the Federal administrative control framework, which later brought about the development of one of the best banks, The Bank of Punjab, which was trailed by the Khyber Bank and other common Banks. He directed the main instance of floor-crossing under the steady gaze of the Supreme Court of Pakistan in (1989) and later in 1993 went about as Senior Counsel in the renowned instance of “Disintegration of the National Assembly”[3].

Guidance in the practice of Constitutional cases:

Mr. Sheikh effectively provoked the foundation of Military Courts to give regular citizens a shot charges under the enemy of psychological oppressor laws in 1998 and has been a guidance in practically all milestone Constitutional cases. He was a director in the test to the National Accountability Ordinance 1999 after which a few corrections were achieved in the law. He was an insight on account of 2007 because of which re-establishment of the previous Chief Justice of Pakistan Mr. Equity Iftikhar Muhammad Chaudry was requested resulting in the quashing of the official reference. Mr. Sheik was additionally the advice in the test to the military forced Emergency rule in November 2007. The prejudicial National Reconciliation Ordinance 2007 (NRO) was likewise effectively tested and proclaimed ultra vires by the Supreme Court in a request which Mr. Akram Sheik documented. He additionally showed up in the Supreme Court in petitions testing the eighteenth Constitutional Amendment Act 2010. Mr. Sheik likewise recorded request effectively testing the arrangement of Chairman National Accountability Bureau (NAB) in 2011[3].

Pakistan’s legal history with Security Chief from the President of Pakistan:

Pakistan’s legal history with an immediate command from the Supreme Court of Pakistan, utilizing Skype for recording proof of Mansoor Ijaz, the main observer conveying messages to the US Security Chief from the President of Pakistan. At Mr. Sheik’s demand, the Supreme Court of Pakistan coordinated to record proof on video connect on the off chance that it was impractical to get the essential articulation/proof recorded face to face. Consequently, Mr. Sheik spearheaded the utilization of web, computerized, and current innovation in Pakistan. Preceding this, Mr. Sheik contended two milestone cases under the watchful eye of the Supreme Court as Lead Counsel in Sheik Liaquat Hussain’s case (PLD 1999 Supreme Court 504) and Mehram Ali’s case (PLD 1998 Supreme Court 1445), the two of which emerged out of hostile to fear-based oppressor laws. Because of the previously mentioned cases, Mr. Sheik turned into the pioneer of the development that permitted gatherings and observers to make portrayals and oust declarations under the steady gaze of official courtrooms through current procedures, for example, video joins[3].

Akram-Sheikh-Barrister-Zafarullah-exchange-harsh-words
Akram Sheikh Barrister Zafarullah exchange harsh words

Major court cases:

Akram Sheik has challenged many significant legal disputes including:

In a much-broadcasted case in the ongoing past, Akram Sheik spoke to a Pakistani-American Mansoor Ijaz who had affirmed that the then Pakistani envoy in the US Hussain Haqqani had composed a reminder to US specialists requesting American assistance against the intercession in governmental issues by the Pakistani military. This notice had supposedly been composed by Haqqani on the exhortation of then Pakistani President Asif Ali Zardari[1].

Akram Sheik has spoken to Nawaz Sharif and his family in numerous lawbreakers and protected arguments against them since the mid1990s[1].

In 1988–89, Akram Sheik effectively guarded the Punjab government’s entitlement to open up its own Bank of Punjab. Around then, there was an encounter between Nawaz Sharif’s Punjab government and the government of Benazir Bhutto[1].

Interview with Akram Shaikh advocate

Akhtar Aly kureshi:

Akhtar Aly was born in Lahore on 15th November 1963. He is a Pakistani lawyer, advisor, and senior advocate of the Supreme Court of Pakistan. He filled in as Asst. Lawyer General for Pakistan. He remained Assistant Advocate General Punjab and Legal Advisor to Provincial Assembly of Punjab. He is a daily existence individual from the Supreme Court Bar Association of Pakistan. He remains related to Civil Service Academy as a Syndicate Advisor to educate and prepare the administration officials of Central Superior Services (CSS)[4].

Akhtar Ali Kureshi Akhtar Ali Kureshi with Chief Justice LHC & Students
Akhtar Ali Kureshi: Akhtar Ali Kureshi with Chief Justice LHC & Students

Early life and education:

Conceived and experienced childhood in Lahore in a business situated family, moved on from the University of Punjab in 1986. Procured law degree LL.B. from Punjab Law College 1990 and aced in political theory from University of the Punjab 1992. He passed the American History Course in 1992 from American Center, American Embassy Islamabad[4].

Akhtar Ali Kureshi, Attir Rizvi with CJ LHC
Akhtar Ali Kureshi, Attir Rizvi with CJ LHC

Career background:

He joined the Law Chamber of Barrister Ijaz Hussain Batalvi 1992 who was Public Prosecutor in Prime Minister Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto case and Defense Counsel in the Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif case. and stayed with him till his final gasp on March 7, 2004. He enlisted as Advocate Lahore High Court in 1992 and Advocate Supreme Court of Pakistan in 2005 after met by then senior Judge Supreme Court of Pakistan Iftikhar Muhammad Chaudhry. He remained Member Executive Lahore High Court Bar Association. He additionally functioned as Standing Counsel for Pakistan and Advisor to Honorary Consulate General of Kazakhstan Embassy, Lahore. He conveys Lectures in Superior College of Law[4].

He practices and renders his administrations in established law, regulatory law, banking guideline laws, corporate law matters, and criminal law cases. He was deputed and finished different Court’s Assignments slowly selected by Lahore High Court as an authentic vendor, court barker, and Local Commission to follow up for the benefit of Lahore High Court to determine the issue[4].

Akhtar Ali kureshi with Friends and Junior lawyers
Akhtar Ali kureshi with Friends and Junior lawyers

Survivor of debate:

Ashtar Ausaf Ali Advocate General Punjab authoritatively sent a summary for the arrangement of Akhtar Aly Kureshy as Additional Advocate General Punjab to the Chief Minister Punjab Shahbaz Sharif who didn’t endorse that summery on the ground that he has a place with the Chamber of Ijaz Husain Batalvi who broken their mystery of Sharif family’s Exile Agreement with General Pervez Musharraf,[4].

Akhtar Ali kureshi with Justice Bashir Jahanghiry and Rana Mashood

As per the Sharif family, the Exile Agreement was of the long term though ex. Leader Shujaat Hussain and Federal Minister Sheik Rasheed Ahmad gave meet on Geo News that the Sharif family Exile Agreement was of Ten years as Mr. Batalvi himself told them. Either Agreement of Exile was a long-term or long term yet this contention misled Mr. Kureshy, nonetheless, Mr. Batalvi’s family dismissed the two adaptations[4].

Qik – Ahzrat Sulman RA by Akhtar Ali Kureshi

Ashtar Ausaf Ali:

Ashtar Ausaf Ali (brought into the world 19 June 1956) is a Pakistani legal advisor who filled in as the 32nd Attorney-General for Pakistan from 2016 to 2018. As AG, he co-drafted the Twenty-Fifth Amendment to the Constitution of Pakistan, which combined the Federally Administered Tribal Areas with Khyber Pakhtunkhwa[5].

Jadhav case Attorney General Ashtar to represent Pak at ICJ
Jadhav case Attorney General Ashtar to represent Pak at ICJ

Ausaf recently filled in as Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on Law and Justice from 2015 to 2016, twice as Advocate General of Punjab from 1998 to 1999 and 2012 to 2013, and as Prosecutor General of the area from 2011 to 2012. His girl was the cook Fatima Ali, who kicked the bucket of malignancy in 2019, at the period of 29[5].

Ashtar Ausaf Ali is the establishing accomplice of Ashtar Ali and Co. furthermore, has broad prosecution involvement with the regions of public law, corporate fund, banking, and assertion. In the wake of having finished his LL.B. in 1980, he proceeded to acquire an MCL in 1981 from the George Washington University. He is an individual from the Lahore Bar Association and the Punjab Bar Council. Mr. Ali was admitted to the Supreme Court Bar in 1995[6].

Mr. Ali was a subordinate teacher at the Punjab University from 1984 to 1988 where he encouraged different law courses. He has been an individual from the board of judges at the American Arbitration Association since 1981. Mr. Ali has likewise gone about as the counselor to the Government of Pakistan on basic liberties from 1997 to 1998. He was designated twice to fill in as the Advocate General of Punjab (1998-1999 and 2012-March 2013) [6].

Early life and education:

Ashtar Ausaf Ali was conceived in Lahore, Pakistan, the oldest child of attorney and negotiator Iftikhar Ali Sheik. He finished his Bachelor of Arts from Forman Christian College in 1975, and his LLB from Punjab University in 1980, where he likewise instructed as an extra speaker for worldwide law from 1984 to 1988. He turned into an individual from the Lahore Bar Association in 1980 and was granted an MCL from George Washington University, where he was an individual from the Phi Delta Phi legitimate club[7].

Visit by Mr. Ashtar Ausaf Ali  Attorney General for Pakistan
Visit by Mr. Ashtar Ausaf Ali Attorney General for Pakistan

Career:

Ashtar Ausaf Ali came to conspicuousness during the 1990s as a litigator and sacred attorney. After President Ghulam Ishaq Khan excused the administration of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif in 1993, he effectively spoke to Sharif under the watchful eye of the Supreme Court of Pakistan against the disintegration of parliament. The Supreme Court upset the excusal, and Sharif was reappointed in 1997. Ausaf was then named Advisor to the Prime Minister on basic freedoms. He was delegated Advocate General of Punjab in May 1998, yet left his post when General Pervez Musharraf toppled the Sharif government in a military overthrow[7].

Confinement during crisis rule:

Ausaf upheld the Lawyers’ Movement for the reclamation of an autonomous legal executive. After Musharraf announced a highly sensitive situation in 2007, Ausaf was kept by the military system from the Lahore office of the Human Rights Commission of Pakistan on 5th November 2007. He endured a respiratory failure in guardianship and was hospitalized[7].

Advocate General Punjab:

Following general races in 2008, General Musharraf surrendered as President. The Pakistan Muslim League (Nawaz) shaped the common government in Punjab, and Ausaf was delegated Prosecutor General of the territory in 2011, preceding again being selected Advocate General on 2 January 2012, having first served at the post 14 years back. He ventured down when the guardian government took over for the 2013 races, and continued private practice at his law office, Ashtar Ali and Co[7].

Special assistant of Prime Minister:

Following Pakistan Muslim League (Nawaz’s) triumph in the overall races in 2013, Ausaf was designated to Prime Minister Sharif’s bureau as Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on Law, with the status of Minister of State, on 25 February 2015, and gave charge of the Ministry of Law and Justice[7].

Alumnus and Pakistan's Attorney General, Ashtar Ausaf Ali
Alumnus and Pakistan’s Attorney General, Ashtar Ausaf Ali

Backing for 21st Amendment:

The 21st Amendment to the Constitution of Pakistan, revering military courts attempting psychological militants for a very long time, was tested by Hamid Khan in the Supreme Court, while Ausaf exhorted the administration on its guard. Following the Supreme Court’s approving military courts on 4 August 2015, Ausaf called the choice “another negative mark against fear”. Ausaf additionally said that regular citizen establishments would be fortified couple with the military courts’ time-bound activity throughout the following two years, alongside indictment and proof assortment. He recognized past military courts as apparatuses for military systems to stifle majority rule government, while the 21st Amendment conceived them as a sacred way to convict fear-based oppressors[7].

Attorney General:

Ausaf was designated the 32nd Attorney-General of Pakistan in a bureau reshuffle on 29th March 2016, following the renunciation of Salman Aslam Butt, with Zahid Hamid reappointed Minister for Law and Justice in Ausaf’s place[7].

Fundamentals of International Law I Ashtar Ausaf Ali I Former Attorney General of Pakistan

References:

1.            wikipedia. 16th October 2020; Available from: wikipedia

2.            Ips.org. 16th October 2020; Available from: Ips.org.

3.            uianet. 16th October 2020; Available from: uianet.

4.            wikiwand. 16th October 2020; Available from: wikiwand.

5.            wikipedia. 16th OCtober 2020; Available from: wikipedia

6.            globallegalinsights. 16th October 2020; Available from: globallegalinsights

7.            peoplepill, 16th October 2020; Available from: peoplepill


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