Azar Abbasi

Attorney at Law
Associate

Brief Description / Introduction

A dedicated and professional corporate and commercial attorney, Mr. Azar possesses hands on experience of advising on Franchising Agreements, Licensing Agreements, Joint Venture Agreements, Employment Agreements, Partnership Agreements, Service Agreements, Supply Agreements, Letters of Guarantee and other legal documents. He has also advised various clients on regulatory matters including on queries about IPO, SECP, PTA, PEMRA, State Bank of Pakistan and Pakistan Stock Exchange from time to time.

 Biography

Some of the significant work Mr. Azar has performed over the course of
his career includes,

  • Representing the firm and advising on various transactions as an associate.
  • Drafting and reviewing and advising on a range of agreements such as Memorandum of Understanding, Articles of Association, Shareholders’ Agreements, Partnership Agreements, Service Agreements, Franchising Agreements, Supply Agreements, Insurance Contracts, Demand Letters, Letters of Guarantee, Management Agreement, Portal Listing Agreements and other legal documents.
  • Negotiating and protecting client’s interests and identifying and mitigating
  • risks.
  • Providing strategic legal advice and drafting legal opinions for the clients on
  • a range of issues.
  • Drafting and reviewing companywide policies especially with regard to Anti
  • Money Laundering.
  • Advising and preparing defense against regulatory actions including against
  • SECP, PEMRA, and IPO.

Educational Qualification

Bachelor of Laws

Practice Areas

Corporate Advisory, Regulatory Advisory and Advocacy

Memberships

Sindh Bar Council