Team

Our Qualified Team of Professionals.


At PINJANI & VADRIA, we commit ourselves to providing legal services and legal advice of the highest calibre based on an in-depth analysis of the issues being faced by the client and the applicable laws of Pakistan. We provide practical solutions to all legal matters, whether the matter is contentious or noncontentious, and believe in providing the best possible legal representation to our clients’ through commitment, dedication and professionalism. Our law Firm has had the unique experience of dealing with sensitive and monumental legal matters including but not limited to the fields of constitution, corporate, commercial, financial-crimes, banking and civil matters.

Mr. Ravi Pinjani

FOUNDING PARTNER

HEAD OF LITIGATION


Mr. Ravi Pinjani is an Advocate of the Supreme Court and a Barrister-at-Law (Gray’s Inn, UK). He is an alumnus of the Columbia University (New York), where he was awarded the Justice Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar award and is also a Fulbright Scholar.
He also is an Attorney-at-Law, with practice rights in the state of New York, USA. Mr Pinjani has been practicing law since 2006 and in 2012 he took charge of the lawfirm M/s Hussain & Haider as its Managing Partner until 2019.

Hamza Hussain Hidayatallah

Partner



Mr. Hidayatallah is a Barrister-at-Law (Middle Temple, UK) having completed the Bar Professional Training Course from BPP University, London and the LLB (Hons) from the University of London (International Programmes). He is enrolled on the Sindh Bar Council's roll of Advocates, with rights of audience before the High Courts of Pakistan.

Mr. Hidayatallah has substantial litigation experience regularly appearing before the High Courts, District Courts and various Tribunals in Pakistan. He also provides significant assistance with regards to matters before the Honourable Supreme Court of Pakistan. Additionally, Mr. Hidayatallah is well-versed in corporate advisory and transactional structuring and works with numerous clients both domestic and international.

He has previously remained a Visiting Faculty member of SZABIST for many years for the Law of Torts and Criminal Law.

Mr. Umair R. Vadria

FOUNDING PARTNER

HEAD OF CORPORATE AND COMMERCIAL PRACTICE


Mr Vadria is an Advocate of the High Courts and holds a law degree from the University of London. He has been practising law since 2005 and joined hands with Mr Pinjani as a Partner in M/s Hussain & Haider in 2014, which was subsequently renamed as M/s Hussain, Haider, Pinjani & Vadria and continued as such until 2019. Mr. Vadria has been actively involved with the Government of Sindh in relation to various projects being undertaken under the head of Public Private Partnerships.

Our Associates

Omrazia Nadeem

Associate



Ms. Omrazia Nadeem is an Associate with the firm. She graduated with an LLB (Hons) as a distinguished achiever from University of London (International Program) with four distinctions over the course of her degree. In recognition, the University of London, certified her as having achieved the highest mark in Contract Law.

During the course of her practice she has gained experience in Civil and Criminal Litigation including Human Rights Law, in addition to being a member of the firm’s Corporate advisory team. Keeping with the firm’s ethos of contributing to the development of law, Ms. Nadeem is also a member of the Visiting Faculty for Property Law at SZABIST, Karachi.

Jamal Nasir

Associate



Mr. Jamal Nasir is an Associate with the firm. He completed his graduation from University of Karachi followed by LLB from S.M Law College. Mr. Nasir is enrolled on the Sindh Bar Council’s roll of Advocates, with rights of audience before the High Courts of Pakistan. During the course of his practice, he has gained experience in civil and criminal litigation. Mr. Nasir assists partners in numerous matters pertaining to civil and criminal litigation and regularly appears before the Honourable High Court, District Courts and Tribunals. He also deals with Public Sector Government Departments on behalf of the firm.

Saif Reza

Associate



Mr. Saif Reza has completed his L.L.B. (Honors) from the University of London in the year 2020 and has been a part of the Firm since October, 2022. Over the course of his practice, Mr. Reza has obtained a good grasp on matters pertaining to civil and criminal litigation. In addition to this, his experience in dealing with family matters as well as criminal matters is extensive. Mr. Reza is enrolled in the Sindh Bar Council’s roll of advocates with rights of audience before the subordinate courts of Sindh where he regularly appears.

Rubab Effendi

Associate



Rubab Effendi is an Associate with the firm. She has trained as a Barrister-at-Law with the Honourable Society of Lincoln’s Inn, having completed the Bar Professional Training Course from the University of Law, London and LLB (Hons) from the University of Buckingham. She is enrolled on the Sindh Bar Council’s roll of Advocates.

Her practice at the firm focuses on domestic and cross-border mergers and acquisitions, privatizations, joint ventures, private equity investments, anti-trust and competition matters, corporate governance, and general corporate transactions.

Roja Ahuja

Associate



Roja Ahuja is an Associate with the Firm. She completed her Legal Practice Course from BPP University in 2020 and graduated with an LLB (Hons) from Queen Mary University of London in 2019.

During the course of her practice with the Firm, she deals regularly with matters pertaining to mergers and acquisitions, privatisations, regulatory compliance and employment. Her tasks include conducting research, drafting of legal opinions, preparing and finalising documents for projects and working on due diligence projects. Ms. Roja also assists her seniors on matters pertaining to contentious disputes.

Zehra Hussain

Associate



Zehra Hussain is an associate with the firm. She completed her LLB (Honors) from the University of London in 2007 and completed her LLM/LPC from the University of Westminster with a commendation in 2021.

Her practice at the firm focuses on a range of corporate work, including rights issues, drug laws, labour laws, trademark laws, sukuks, mergers and acquisitions, start-ups, due diligence projects and has worked with matters relating to family law. Her tasks also include drafting various agreements and legal opinions.

Ms. Hussain also assists the Partners with legal research.

Kainaat Shabbir

Associate



Kainaat Shabbir is an Associate with the firm. She graduated with a LL.B (Hons.) from the University of London in 2022.

Her practice area at the firms includes corporate / commercial matters. She assists Partners with corporate transactions, legal research, legal opinions, agreement drafting/vetting and regulatory compliance with the SECP.

Of-Counsel


Malik Mohammad Ejaz

Advocate Of-Counsel



He is an Advocate of the Supreme Court of Pakistan. He has completed his LLB from SM Law College, Karachi and his M.A Political Science from University of Karachi.

Mr. Ejaz benefits from a vast wealth of experience and expertise in property law and related transactions. He was a senior associate of the firm for over twenty-five years and continues to act as an Of Counsel primarily assisting the firm in all property related matters.

More About Our Affiliates

Our Affiliates have acted for and appeared on behalf of a number of local and international corporations, companies and organizations.

We have Affiliates Offices in Lahore and Kuala Lampur (Malaysia), who are experienced and experts in handling legal assignments in their respective fields of laws.