The launch of the Counsel, Pakistan’s Premier Corporate Law Magazine, by a team of dedicated young lawyers is commendable. This initiative is not only desirable but necessary as well.
The Counsel, in its Statement of Objectives, has undertaken to "publish both academic and vocationally oriented materials by corporate leaders, legal practitioners, professors and judges including in-house corporate counsels, company secretaries and chief financial officers." It promises that "[i]n addition to publishing opinion pieces by legal practitioners and articles by corporate professionals, the magazine shall have as its regular feature, interviews and discussions with eminent members of the judiciary and leading legal practitioners and corporate leaders thereby creating a forum for debate on legal trends and policies." In fulfilling this mandate, The Counsel may become an effective tool for enhancing corporate law compliance and herald the much needed legal reform in the corporate sector. Read more here...
Associate, Michelmores LLP, UK
OF THE SUBCONTINENT
Senior Associate, Orr, Dignam & Co.
Director, Atlas Asset Management Limited
Barrister-at-Law and an Advocate
of the High Courts
Director & General Counsel, Pfizer Laboratories
Head, Corporate and FI Origination,
Royal Bank of Scotland
IN THE OFFING
Chief Financial Officer, DHL Pakistan