A lawyer is a person who puts the case on the behalf of someone else and helps, defends, or appeals, and provides legal advice and assistance before the court. In Bangladesh, there are a lot of famous and well-reputed lawyers. Here is the list of the top 10 lawyers in Bangladesh.
Top 10 Lawyers in Bangladesh:
Here is the list of top 10 Lawyers in Bangladesh who deal with a wide range of legal, civil, criminal, family, commercial, and financial laws.
Barrister Rafique-Ul-Haq is one of the top prominent lawyers in Bangladesh. In 1958 he got an L.L.B degree from Calcutta University and joined Calcutta High Court as a lawyer in 1960. After that, he joined the Appellate Division of the Supreme Court of Bangladesh as a senior lawyer and provides his services as a Bangladesh advocate.
2.Dr. Kamal Hossain:
Dr. Kamal Hossain is the best lawyer, politician & freedom fighter in Bangladesh. He is also called the “Father of the Constitution”. Dr. Kamal is the chief of “Kamal Hossain and associate” law firm. He provides his services as a Minister of Law, Foreign Affairs, and Minister of Energy. In 2003 he was also appointed by Malaysia as an ad hoc Judge for the International Tribunal sea law.
3.Dr. Shahdeen Malik:
Dr. Shahdeen Malik is one of the top 10 Lawyers in Bangladesh. He is a senior lawyer of the Supreme Court Bangladesh, Honorary Director of the Institution law and International Affairs. In 2003 he provides his services as a lawyer in the Supreme Court. In University BRAC, Dr. Shahdenn served as a Director and professor of the School of Law up to 2015 and also worked in United Nations Agencies.
4.Abdul Baset Majumder:
Among the popular and senior lawyers of Bangladesh Abdul Baset Majumder is one of them. He got his L.L.B Degree from the University of Dhaka. He provides his services in Bangladesh Bar Council as the Vice-President, and as a President in Supreme Court Bar Association. He is also president of Bangabandhu Ainjibi Parishad and a member of NNCB Bangladesh.
Mahbubey Alam is one of the well-known and senior lawyers of Bangladesh and is on 5th number out of the top 10 list. He got two diplomas from Constitutional law and Parliamentary institutions studies in India. He did his practice in High Court Division. From 2009 to till now he has been served as an Attorney general in Bangladesh Supreme Court.
Anisul Haq is the most prominent lawyer and politician of Bangladesh. He is the son of Advocate Surajul Haq who is a former Member of Parliament. From the constituency of Brahmanbaria, he was appointed as a Member of Parliament. Recently Anisul Haq provides services as a Minister of Law Bangladesh.
Barrister Mojil Morshed is one of the greatest and most popular lawyers in Bangladesh. He comes at 7th number of top 10 list. Monjil Morshed is the president of Bangladesh Peace and Human Rights. He provides service as a lawyer in high court Bangladesh and is also doing a lot of work for public welfare.
Barrister Sara Hossain is the best well-known lawyer of the Supreme Court in Bangladesh. She is the daughter of Dr. Kamal Hossain and is an Honorary Executive Director of Legal Aid and services trust. She is a competent lawyer who challenged the Fatwa Violence to punish the women and girls in an insulting manner. She also raised her voice against forced veiling, sexual harassment, and rape cases.
9.Sayed Rizwana Hasan:
Sayed Rizwana Hasan is one of the good lawyers in Bangladesh. She proclaims people’s rights to a good environment because she believes that it is not less than majesty and the right to life and she also got Goldman Environmental Prize. She especially concentrates on Bangladesh regulations for the ship-breaking company. She prosecute the organization included in the improper use of polythene, hill cutting, deforestation, shrimp farming, and filling lakes to build real estate.
10.Dr. Sultana Kamal:
Dr. Sultan Kamal is among the good lawyers in Bangladesh. She is a reformer of human rights and also director of a Civil rights organization. She is the daughter of Sufia Kamal who is the most famous poet of Bangladesh. In Bangladesh political Crisis, she provides services as an advisor to the caretaker of the government of Bangladesh.