Mr. Justice Mushir
to a lawyer family on 18.8.1956. Grand father Moulvi
Abdul Rauf, served as counsel for Mahraja of Gawaliar
State. My late father, Muhammad Akram was leading senior
lawyer of his time. My late uncle, Manzar Alam, a veteran
worker of Pakistan Movement, also served the legal profession
as an outstanding lawyer. I am third generation in legal
I did my LLB from S.M.Law College,
Karachi. Joined Karachi Bar, in 1981. Enrolled as an
Advocate High Court in 1983. Played active role in Bar
activities. Held office of Honorary Joint Secretary
and then as General Secretary High Court Bar Association
Karachi. Elected as Member Sindh Bar Council. Appointed
as Standing Counsel for Government of Pakistan in 1998
held last two positions till elevation to the Bench
on 20th April 1999.
Worked for all Pakistan Trade Union
Congress, an affiliate of Brotherhood of Asian Trade
Union (BATU), Worker Confederation of Labour (WCL),
Nominated as link person in Pakistan, for the implementation
of International Labour Standard or ILO Norms in Pakistan.
Attended large number of regional and international
conferences and workshops under the auspices of APTUC,
BATU, WCL and ILO.