Mian Muhammad Tariq Hassan
Mian Muhammad Tariq Hassan is an Independent Director of LSEFSL. He has over 15 years of experience in handling corporate, transactional and advisory work which includes complex corporate structuring, mergers & acquisitions, joint ventures, corporate compliance, real estate acquisition & development and labour & employment law matters. Presently, he is apartner of M/s. Axis Law Chambers, Lahore (Formerly: Hassan, Qutub & Rahimand Hassan & Rahim). Mr.Tariq Hassan is the main counsel for several transnational corporations operating in Pakistan and routinely advises both local and foreign entities on regulatory compliance requirements under various laws. Recent work highlights include advising a Chinese entity on general scheme of investment in the oil and gas sector; advice to a foreign civil aircraft manufacturer on the federal and defence procurement laws; advice to a global mobile equipment manufacturer on data protection requirements; representation of a European bank on regulatory and compliance matters; advice to a US based investment advisory firm on the licensing regime for non-banking finance companies and advice to agroup of European investors on renewable energy regime in Pakistan. Mr.Tariq Hassan is an expert on foreign direct investment in Pakistan and has helped several companies establish a foot print in Pakistan. He is known for providing strategic advice to businesses on structuring transactions and drafting transactional documents. He recently assisted a luxury hotel with a share sale; a wind power project with equity issuance; an IT start up with a funding round; a leading ride hailing company with share transfer advice; a leading software company with a joint venture arrangement with a Bahrain entity and a local entity acquire a majority stake in a leading automobile parts company.He is one of Pakistan’s foremost real estate and construction law experts and has acted as main counsel on several large mall and apartment projects. He is a FIDIC contracts expert who has prepared project documentation for numerous real estate projects across Pakistan and recently advised in the launching of Pakistan’s first trampoline park in Lahore and the launching of Pakistan’s first logistics park near the city of Karachi. As far as dispute resolution experience, Mr. Tariq Hassan has been involved in a number of commercial disputes and landmark constitutional cases. He has represented a broad portfolio of public sector clients before various tribunals and the High Court.Mr. Tariq Hassan is a Centre for Effective Dispute Resolution (CEDR) Accredited Mediator.He received L.L.M. Masterof Laws degree from Harvard Law School, MS, USA and L.L.B. (Hons.) Bachelor of Laws from University of London. He also holds B.A. (Hons.) Bachelor of Sciences(Economics) degrees of University of Michigan at Ann Arbor, MI, USA.