Syed Hussain Raza

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Mr. Hussain holds a LL.B. from Bahria University Islamabad, where he has learned unique written and oral communication skills, creative problem solving and drafting skills as well as had grasped firm hold on the concepts and applicability of law. In fulfillment to the requirement of the Law degree Mr. Hussain submitted his dissertation on “Protection of Pakistan Ordinance a Critical and Contextual Analysis”. Mr. Hussain also served as Vice President of Bentham Law Society at Bahria university for a tenure of 2 years.

Mr. Hussain after graduation practiced in District Courts Rawalpindi for a period of 1.5 years and then proceeded to USA where he completed his LLM with major in International Commercial Arbitration. During his time in the Law School Mr. Hussain participated in different training sessions and assisted his professor in research projects. Mr. Hussain also participated in several Arbitration conferences organized by American Arbitration Association where his focus was on problems faced by young arbitrators globally and gender diversity in Arbitration. After completion of his LLM programme Mr. Hussain returned to Pakistan he started independent practice before joining ABS & Co in the year 2020.

Mr. Hussain is also member of Young Arbitration Group that has been established under the auspices of Center for Investment and Commercial Arbitration. As a member he has participated in many training workshops and seminars organized by YAG where his primary focus was on to promote the applicability and understanding of Alternative Dispute Resolution in Pakistan.

After joining ABS & Co Mr. Hussain has assisted Mr. Ahmer Bilal Soofi and other Senior Partners on several projects and cases, most recently worked on a joint venture under Balochistan Mineral Rules, provided legal assistance on several construction disputes and way forward under FIDIC forms of contracts. Currently he is appearing before Courts in Islamabad, Abbottabad, Attock, Gilgit, Karachi and Quetta and also has appeared regularly before semi judicial and quasi-judicial forums. He is part of the Litigation Team at Islamabad Office. He holds a keen interest in Arbitration and Civil Litigation and is looking forward to further his career. In addition to this he has been providing legal opinions for clients at ABS & Co. 




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