Mr Ahmed Uzair > AUC | Law > Lahore, Pakistan > Lawyer Profile

AUC | Law
Suite 605, 6th Floor, Al Hafeez Heights
Ghalib Road, Gulberg III
Lahore
Pakistan

Work Department

Corporate

Position

Partner

Career

Barrister Ahmed Uzair completed his LL.B. from Cardiff University, United Kingdom and was called to the Bar by Lincoln’s Inn in the year 2009. He is an advocate of Higher Courts of Pakistan. Over the years, he has developed considerable experience in corporate advisory, foreign investments. He currently focuses on any and all matters relating to the investment transactions in the technology space in Pakistan. He advises Venture Capital Funds looking to invest in Pakistan. He has also advised the government on law reforms around improving foreign direct investment in Pakistan. He has worked with the Securities Regulator (SECP) to draft equity crowdfunding regulations in Pakistan. Barrister Uzair routinely writes and has published papers with Pakistan Law Digest, Daily Tribune, Law Business Research, London, The Nation, Pakistan and the Counsel Magazine, Karachi. He is the founding member of the Continuing Legal Education Initiative, Pakistan, editor of the Human Rights Journal and a visiting faculty member at University College Lahore. 

Languages

English and Urdu

Memberships

Lahore High Court Bar Association, Lincoln’s Inn.

Education

BA, LLB (Cardiff University), Bar at Law.

Lawyer Rankings

Pakistan > TMT

AUC | Law advises government departments, regulators, and international venture capital funds investing in technology companies and start-ups. The practice is particularly recommended for dealing with matters related to special technology zones, digital banking, blockchain, virtual assets and web 3.0 investments. Ahmed Uzair oversees the team.

Pakistan > Corporate and M&A

(Firms to watch)

AUC | Law advises on a wide spectrum of issues, from corporate compliance and business reorganisations to mergers and acquisitions.  Ahmed Uzair  is a key member of the team.