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6th death anniversary of Barrister Muhammad Zahir Thursday

  • Published at 12:08 pm July 11th, 2019
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File photo of Barrister Muhammad Zahir Dhaka Tribune

He was a senior advocate of the Supreme Court and a member of International Chamber of Commerce

Thursday marks the sixth death anniversary of eminent jurist and constitution expert Dr Muhammad Zahir. He passed away on July 11, 2013.

Dr Zahir taught Company Law at Dhaka University, and was a senior advocate of the Supreme Court, the convener and member of several company law reform committees in Bangladesh. 

He was also elected a member of the Court of Arbitration at the International Chamber of Commerce in Paris, France.

Dr Zahir authored the renowned analytical legal publication, "Company and Securities Laws", which is widely used as a book of reference in South Asia, Australia, Canada and UK. His colleagues and friends may kindly seek Allah's mercy and blessings for his departed soul.