Athar Minallah



Designation: Former Spokesman Chief Justice of Pakistan
Institution / Org:

Sindh High Court

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Athar Minallah joined the prestigious Civil Service of Pakistan (CSP) and after serving for 10 years left the post of additional Collector Customs to join the firm as a partner. athar Minallah brings not only rich taxation experience but also valuable scholastic input. athar completed his law degree from the International Islamic University (Islamabad) and his LLM from University of Cambridge, UK. His areas of interest are taxation and judicial review, He was appointed Minister for Law, Local Government, Parliamentary affairs and Human Rights by the Provincial Government of NWFP (2000-2002). He also was the member of the Task Force constituted by the Federal Government for revamping the Taxation regime in Pakistan. Currently he is the member of the Policy Board of Intellectual Property of Pakistan and Chairman of alternative Dispute Resolution Committee (ADRC) for Sales Tax constituted by the Central Board of Revenue.


Professional Qualifications
Licensed to appear as an advocate in the High Courts in Pakistan, 1998.

Educational Qualifications

Cambridge University, U.K. LL.M., Churchill College, 1996-97. awarded Britannia Chevening Scholarship for Postgraduate Studies in Law, 1996-97.
International Islamic University, Islamabad LL.B. (Hons.). Obtained Second position in the graduating class of 1986.

Work Experience

Partner, afridi Shah & Minallah, 1997- .
Serving Provincial Minister (Govt. of NWFP) for Law, Local Government, Human Rights, Parliamentary affairs & Rural Development.
Resigned in 1997, as Deputy Collector in the Central Board of Revenue, Ministry of Finance, Government of Pakistan.
Visiting Professor in Contract Law, University College Islamabad, Islamabad 1997 -.
Provincial Minister (Govt. of NWFP) for Law, Local Government, Human Rights, Parliamentary affairs & Rural Development. 2002

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rauf ( Karachi,Pakistan) Thursday, March 26, 2009 12:15:53 AM (MDT - USA)
When you & your CJ go in swat and open your court and kick out sufi mohammad from swat if you are ... -:)

Amjad Rasheed ( Lahore,Pacific Islands) Saturday, February 14, 2009 4:28:12 AM (MDT - USA)
Good man. Logical and bold

aurangzeb khan ( dallas,United States) Friday, January 2, 2009 12:12:34 AM (MDT - USA)
We need more people like him who can stood for raising the quality of justice. He speaks with utmost confidence and i love to listen his ideas when appearing in talk shows.\\r\\n \\r\\nHe has sacrificed financially by not appearing in any court of PCO judges. I am not sure how he is carrying out his living with no earnings

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Mere Mutabiq
Topic: Exclusive Conversation with Ali Ahmed Kurd and Athar Minallah.
Hosted By: Shahid Masood
Added On: Saturday, March 28, 2009 (MDT - USA)
I khan ( london,United Kingdom) Sunday, March 29, 2009 12:25:58 AM (MDT - USA)
good man
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Topic: Possibility of Agreement.
Hosted By: Hamid Mir
Added On: Monday, March 16, 2009 (MDT - USA)
Zahid Iqbal abbasi ( toronto,Canada) Monday, March 16, 2009 4:13:25 PM (MDT - USA)
create role and great job i have no words to describe his attractive personality .He got an opportunity to remove that black political stain when he accepted minister ship in NWFP GOVT UNDER DICTATORIAL REGIME
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Topic: Crack Down Start.
Hosted By: Hamid Mir
Added On: Wednesday, March 11, 2009 (MDT - USA)
zia khan ( brampton,Canada) Thursday, March 12, 2009 8:50:56 PM (MDT - USA)
good speaker
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Topic: Crack Down Start.
Hosted By: Hamid Mir
Added On: Wednesday, March 11, 2009 (MDT - USA)
Jahan Mirza ( high wycombe,United Kingdom) Thursday, March 12, 2009 10:10:51 AM (MDT - USA)
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Ali akbar ( falun,Sweden) Wednesday, March 11, 2009 7:04:56 AM (MDT - USA)
he is the representative of our national hero. I salute you and the chief.May Allah succeed u in ur mission
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