Daud Aziz Khokhar

Associate Partner | Lahore

  • daudkhokhar@absco.pk
  • +92 321 456 8014

Daud is an Advocate of the High Court and works from the firm’s office in Lahore. He is an LLM from University of Cambridge in International Law and International Dispute Settlement. Along with the Managing Partner, he is currently leading the Sanctions & Regulatory Division at ABS & Co.

Daud has over 8 years of experience working on multi-dimensional litigation and arbitration assignments. His areas of interest include international law, sanctions law, constitutional law and commercial dispute settlement. He has been advising multi-national companies on their day to day legal issues and has also assisted public authorities on privatization matters. He is also advising multiple public sector organizations on regulatory compliances, contentious as well as non-contentious matters.

Daud has an interest in international law related advisory work as well. He publishes numerous articles on various international law issues. He has also assisted in drafting of various primary, secondary and other delegated legislation including SROs issued by various government ministries and line departments to implement Pakistan’s obligations under international law.

Areas of FOCUS

  • Int'l Sanctions Law & Regulatory Compliance
  • Int'l Commercial Arbitration
  • Constitutional Litigation
  • Public & Private Int'l Law
  • Legislative Drafting
  • Public Sector Organizations Advisory


  • LL.M., University of Cambridge
  • LL.B., Punjab


  • High Courts of Pakistan