Consultant's Short Biography

Head of Chambers of RAHMAN’S CHAMBERS Barristers & Advocates

 

Legal qualifications :

  • » Advocate, Supreme Court of Bangladesh (2008)
  • » Barrister-at-Law of Lincoln’s Inn, London (2003)
  • » Associate Member, Singapore Institute of Arbitrators  

Education

  • » Masters of Laws, University of London, UK.(2013-continuing)
  • » Bar Vocation Course, the College of Law, London, UK(2003)
  • » Bachelor of Laws (Hons.), University of London, UK.(2002)

Experience:

  • »   Ex Legal Consultant, Power Cell, Power Division, Ministry of Power, Energy and Mineral Resources, Dhaka.(2007-2008)
  • »   Ex Associate, A. Hossain & Associates, Dhaka Office (The chamber of Mr. Ajmalul Hossain QC) also Ex Support Lawyer, Legal Counsel, Central Bank Strengthening Project, Bangladesh Bank for A Hossain & Associates along with Gide Loyrette Nouel (France), Fox Mondol (India) .(2004-2006)
  • »   Ex trainee, Lee, Khan & Partners

Present/Past Positions held/Membership

  • » Member, Bangladesh Supreme Court Bar Association
  • » Member, Dhaka Bar Association
  • » Member, Election Appellate Board, Leatherex Footwear & Manufacturer’s Association of Bangladesh
  • » Legal Adviser, Primary Dealers of Bangladesh Limited
  • » Retainer, Data Path Ltd
  • » Retainer, Saturn Textiles Ltd.
  • » Retainer, UAE-Bangladesh Investment Company Ltd.(UBICO)
  • » Panel lawyer, several banks and financial institutions and others

Specialist fields/Area of Practice

  • Administrative, Arbitration, Admiralty, Banking, Constitutional, Commercial, Construction, Corporate, Finance, International Trade, Power & Energy, Securities, Shipping, VAT/customs/Tax.

Reported cases

  • » Writ Petition No. 6016-2008: 40CLC(HCD) 2011 [Landmark decision on publication of the name of the Guarantor in the CIB report]
  • » Writ Petition No.2528/2005: 17 BLC (HC) 188; 41CLC(HCD)2012 [Landmark decision on Post-decision hearing as compliance of natural justice]

 

M FORRUKH RAHMAN
Barrister & Advocate