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Khurram Shahzad

(Advocate High Court) Partner & Head of Department Criminal, Corporate and Family Litigation Expert

Shahzad joined AKW Law as a partner in the Criminal, Corporate and Family Litigation team, and has led the team since incorporation. He practices in Criminal, corporate and Family law, and has particular experience in the Criminal, business, companies, family, media/entertainment and travel sectors. He trained at a leading firm and has also worked in-house for a Legal Cell of International Islamic University Islamabad. Shahzad is serving as being Legal Advisor to MediaBiz (private) Limited, Tak Communications (private) Limited, Go Glam (SMC-Private) Limited and JS (Private) Limited
Shahzad has vast knowledge, having post graduate (LL.M) qualification, in the field of Criminal, Corporate and Family Law. He wrote researches on many topics including “Exculpatory Statement of Confession”, “Pro Se Accused in Criminal Law”, “Effectiveness of International Trade in The United Nations Convention on Contract for International Sale of Goods”, “Islamic and conventional Banking System in Pakistan” and “Money Laundering in relation with predicate crimes”. Shahzad represent the MediaBiz (Private) Limited before the competent court of law in the most leading case against Bohemia (Punjabi Rapper Singer). He has background to represent the high-profile cases before the anti-terrorism court, anti-narcotics Court, NAB Court and High Court.
Shahzad advises early in an investigation, aiming where possible to avoid criminal charges and either secure no further action or an alternative regulatory disposal.  He has a track record of securing acquittals at trial.
Shahzad advises on a wide range of corporate and contractual arrangements, including in relation to IT/technology, real estate management, outsourcing, intellectual property rights, sponsorship, franchising, agency, company registration in SECP , Tax Returns and distribution arrangements. 
Shahzad also advise on complicated cases of family law including Divorce, Khula, Custody of minor(s) and monthly maintenances of minor(s) and visits.

Waseem Ahmad

(Advocate High Court) Partner Civil, Commercial and Family Litigation Expert

Ahmad advises founders, investors and entrepreneurs and the businesses they manage on corporate matters. Areas of expertise Ahmad has particular expertise in dealing with:

  • Commercial and residential development work
  • Large scales site assembly
  • Contracts and options conditional upon planning consent/planning promotion agreements and collaboration agreements
  • Overage agreements
  • Landlord and tenant work
  • Investment acquisitions and disposals
  • Commercial and residential property disputes
  • Property acquired disputes
  • Real estate disputes
  • Complicated cases of Divorce, khula & Custody.

He advises founders, investors and entrepreneurs and the businesses they manage on corporate matters. Ahmad is also highly experienced in all private children matters including applications for leave to remove from the jurisdiction, change of school and child arrangements generally. He advises on the complicated cases of family matters including but not limited Divorce, Khula, Custody and visits matters. He has strong back-ground over the litigation of family of matters. He also advise on the real estate matters of property disputes, partitions matters, Stay matters, inheritance property disputes and many more.

Juanaid Ahmed Khattak

(Advocate) Partner Criminal, Banking, Commercial & Consumer Litigation Expert

Khattak joined the team as Partner of AKW Law. Since his joining, Khattak case representation’s before the competent court of law is outstanding. He worked in the field of Criminal, Banking sector, Commercial and Consumer Litigations. Khattak advise on the complicated cases of Criminal Law to start to end of justice. His research on criminal law is admirable and perfect. Khattak due to his polite arguments convince the judges about the point of facts and law. Khattak advise & assist in many high profile cases including but not limited of Narcotics, Terrorism, Murder and Corruption. Khattak also advise on the litigation of Banking matters & contributes his best efforts to enforce the amendments proposed by the Honourable Supreme Court of Pakistan. Khattak advises on the Commercial Sector of Law to manage and protect from heavy losses, he is expert in companies matters including incorporation of companies, Statutory Returns and complicated Tax matters. Khattak advises into the matters of Consumer litigations. He represents many individual clients against to leading brands and contribute his efforts for Justice. Khattak endows his endeavors to AKW Law is outstanding.