Introduction

The foundations of the firm were laid back in the year 1971, when one of the Founding/Senior Partner (Mr. Riaz ul Hassan Alvi) of the firm joined the legal profession, who continued to provide legal services in various areas of law till the year 1984. In the year 1984, he was elevated to a post of Additional District & Sessions Judge and after serving in the subordinate judiciary for a considerable period of 26 years, he was superannuated as District & Sessions Judge in the year 2010.During the tenure of his judgeship, Mr. Riaz ul Hassan Alvi gave judgments in 1300 approx. murder trials and countless miscellaneous civil matters.

Mr. Riaz ul Hassan Alvi also served as presiding officer on various ex-cadre posts during his service and remained appointed as Judge Labour Court, Senior Member NIRC, Judge Supervision of Terrorist Courts and Judge Anti-Corruption. After his retirement he rejoined the legal profession hence, possessing a vast experience of 42 years in the field of law. In the year 2008, his son Mr. Muhammad Rizwan ul Hassan following the footsteps of his father, joined the legal profession after attaining L.L.B (Hons.) and L.L.M. degree from University of London. From the past 5 years, Mr. Muhammad Rizwan ul Hassan is busy providing legal services to various clients before all legal forums up to High Courts of Pakistan.

One of the other founding partners of the firm is Mr. Bilal Farooq Tarar. He belongs to a respectable and noble family of Mr. Justice ® Muhammad Rafique Tarar, who remained the former President of Pakistan, Ex-Senator as Technocrat, Ex-Judge of the Supreme Court of Pakistan and Ex-Chief Justice of Punjab. Following the footprints of his paternal grandfather, Mr. Bilal Farooq Tarar joined the legal profession in the year 2009 and he has dedicated his days and nights in providing the best legal services to a wide array of clients.

Barrister Hassan Safdar Khan is also the founding partner of the firm. He belongs to a very well reputed business and political family of Sialkot. He joined the legal profession in the year 2009 and since then he is representing various cooperate clients before all the legal forums up to High Courts of Pakistan.

The firm has in its employment an extensive and competent team of associates, who are headed by Mr. Hafiz Tallaha, Advocate High Courts of Pakistan. All the members of the Awan, Khan & Tarar family are keenly engaged in providing best legal services to their clients at the most competitive fees.