Anwaar Hussain

Anwaar Hussain did his law degree from Punjab Law College, University of the Punjab obtaining University Distinctions in all three parts of the law degree followed by Masters in Political Science securing overall fifth position in the University. Mr. Hussain also obtained postgraduate diplomas in labour (DLL) and intellectual property laws (DIPL) from University Law College securing first position in both courses as well as LLM from Institute of Comparative Law, University of McGill, Canada.  Before joining office of Advocate General, Punjab Mr. Hussain has a standing of 14 years at Bar. Mr. Hussain also served as Legal Draftsman at Law Parliamentary Affairs and Human Rights Department, Government of the Punjab (December 2005 to August 2008) where major assignment completed for Government included drafting of the Punjab Rented Premises Ordinance, 2007 which later was adopted as the Punjab Rented Premises Act, 2009 besides drafting and vetting of numerous legislative proposals of government and rendering opinion to administrative departments of the government. Mr. Hussain also wrote research articles on trade and securities market arbitration, which has been published in Superior Law Review. Mr. Hussain also attended Public Interest Environmental Law Conference, University of Oregon, USA, 2014.

Additional Advocate General Punjab


Date of Birth 16, Jan. 1973
Date of Appointment as:  
  • Assistant Advocate General Punjab
05  May  2014
  • Additional Advocate General Punjab
17, May. 2017
Date of enrollment as:  
  • Advocate Lower Court
Ist Feb. 1999
  • Advocate High    Court
31st Mar. 2001
Educational Background MA, LL.B, LL.M (McGil), DIPL, DLL