Position

Junior Partner

Upon completing his LLM from the prestigious University of Cambridge, Reshad Imam worked under the renowned politician and counsel, Dr. Abhishek Singhvi in Delhi, India. At Akhtar Imam & Associates, he specialises in Company and Commercial Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law and Banking Law. In a short span of time, he has acquired commendable expertise in the banking and power sectors through litigation and advisory work. He is also an integral part of the firm’s litigation team and is already carving out a name for himself in litigation for his bold and persuasive advocacy style.

Professional qualification

  • 2007, Barrister-at-Law, Honourable Society of Lincoln’s Inn, England
  • 2009, Advocate, Dhaka, Bangladesh

Academic Qualifications:

  • 2006, LLB, University of Buckingham, England
  • 2008, LLM, University of Cambridge, England

Representative Work:

  • Acted for power producers in litigation (judicial review) challenging the decisions/orders of the Bangladesh Energy Regulatory Commission (BERC)
  • Internal re-structuring of Arab Bangladesh Bank Limited
  • Junior legal consultant in the proposed acquisition of the entire passive telecom infrastructure of one of the largest telecom operators in Bangladesh (Deal value: USD 250 million): this deal is set to become the first of its kind in Bangladesh

Positions held:

  • Lecturer of Company Law (External LLB programme of London University), London School of Legal Studies, Dhaka, Bangladesh

Academic Honours:

  • Topped International Banking and Finance in LLM in University of Cambridge
  • Best Performance Prize in Constitutional and Administrative Law in LLB
  • Best Performance Prize in Preliminary Examinations in LLB
  • Good Performance Prize in Part 1 Examinations in LLB
  • Merit-based International Students’ Scholarship for the LLB