About Us - Firm Overview


Usmani & Iqbal is a leading law firm established in Karachi– Pakistan in the year 1982.  The Firm has expanded vastly in the last 25 years, and now has offices in Lahore as well as international affiliates worldwide.  The Firm maintains a wide list of clientele, both locally and internationally. The Firm has different specialist areas, but are particularly renowned for litigation and corporate consultancy.

The main areas of law practiced by the Firm are wide-ranging matters of civil, company and constitutional law (e.g. admiralty & maritime law, banking/financial law, company law, energy law, land law, tax law etc.).  Additionally, the Firm has a specialized team solely handling all the Firm's matters relating to Trade Mark and Intellectual Property law.

Due to the expertise and experience offered by the Firm, many clients regard Usmani & Iqbal as a "one-stop-shop" as all their legal issues are handled satisfactorily from within the Firm, regardless of the varying nature and scope of work.

The Firm offers representation at all levels ranging from District Courts, Arbitrations, Tribunals, Trade Mark Registry and The High Courts, all the way up to the Supreme Court of Pakistan.

The Firm is involved in both litigation matters as well corporate consultancy having represented and/or advised energy sector projects, Banks, multi-national and local corporations, individuals and business persons, and numerous firms & Protection and Indemnity Clubs in the shipping and maritime industry.

 Usmani & Iqbal is considered a leading law firm and having been mentioned as a "first tier firm" in Asia Pacific Legal 500 and Chambers & Partners.