Lawyers in Pakistan History

There are some famous lawyers in Pakistan history. The first and foremost is the lawyer Siam Suri, who specialized in criminal law. He specialized in criminal, maritime, insolvency, bankruptcy and several other cases. After him came the lawyer Benazir Bhutto.

He was a skilled lawyer, known for his abilities as a propagandist of Hindu interest. He represented the people against the Mughal Emperor Shahjahan. Later he went into politics and started his own political party. It was here that he met his many enemies and was assassinated. Even his family was murdered by his enemies.

After this there were a number of lawyers in Pakistan from whom the new generation got their education. They came up during the time of Benazir Bhutto’s era. This was the era of many dynasties. For all these lawyers’ education was nothing less than a blessing. They studied well and became professionals.

As time went by the profession of a lawyer also changed. They specialized in different fields of law. For instance, there was the case of the partition of India. A lawyer from Rawalakar was called Mir Abdul Baqi and he represented the partitioned Hindus. There were many more such heroes of Pakistan history.

These are the lawyers in Pakistan history that we recognize today. But they were not the only ones. There were many others who played an important role in the Independence Day celebrations. I will mention a few of them here.

Faisal Merchant is the first lawyer from Pakistan to be appointed in the British imperial court. He specialized in commercial law and argued cases of Indian, Chinese and Maharashtrians against England. After independence, he opened a law firm in London.

Captain Allath Babu is another famous lawyer from Pakistan. He was a surgeon with the Indian army during the World War ll. His wife was an accomplished lady attorney. They specialized in communal relations and helped people who had suffered due to communal riots. Captain Babu died in World War ll.

There was a lawyer by the name of Mustafa Ahmed Biro and he specialized in communal peace matters. There was once a lawyer by the name of Mir Abdul Baqi. He specialized in communal tensions and his defense was renowned in the court. He died in a plane crash in 1957. There were many more names of lawyers from Pakistan who became famous in the history of Pakistan.

Gulzar Ali Khan was a famous Kashmiri lawyer. He specialized in terrorism charges. There was once a lawyer by the name of Ramazan Muhammad Tarar. He was a leader of Jamaat-ud-Daulah and fought many battles. He was also a leader of MQM.

All of these lawyers have become part of the rich history of Pakistan. All of them contributed to the evolution of the country. They represented their region and helped to set up the legal framework of the new country. There were many more from Pakistan who became prominent in the history of the country.

There was a lawyer by the name of Afzal Khan Babu who specialized in communal tensions. He was also a famous personality who represented the people from different regions of Pakistan. There was also a lawyer by the name of Chhotelal Bhai Singh who was a leader of the people against the British.

During the rule of the military rulers, there was also a lawyer by the name of Mirza Ghalib who represented the tribals against the regime. There were also lawyers by the name of Ahmed Reza Mirza from whom Pakistan got its first born lawyers. He was also a well known personality. He represented the people against the imposition of the Sikh empire on India.

A famous lawyer by the name of Afzal Khan attorney general was a creation of Dr. Mirza Ghalib. He was also a recipient of the Nobel Prize. There were many others from Pakistan who became famous throughout the world. They include Dr. Aziz Ahmed, Dr. Atta Muhammad Zakir, Dr. Muhammad Ghulam Farooq, Dr. Aziz Butt, Dr. Safeen Aazmi Chishti, Dr. Ghulam Murtaza Chishti, Dr. Ghulam Zafar Chishti and many others.

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