Maheen Gul-Malik is the Director of Lahore Autism Centre and a Partner in the Advisory Services Department of Kilam Law. She was a Partner at Gul & Pirzada before merging her practice with Kilam Law. She has received an LLM degree from the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) and LLB (Hons) from the University of London.
In addition to her responsibilities at Kilam Law, Maheen Gul-Malik is currently managing CourtingTheLaw.com, Pakistan’s first legal news and analysis portal. Previously, she was the first Head of Department at Nadira Hasan Law School, Kinnaird College University. She started her legal career at the law firm of Bhandari, Naqvi and Riaz and also worked briefly at another prominent law firm, Hasan & Hasan. She subsequently joined her father’s practice and eventually became a partner in 2008.
Maheen Gul-Malik has more than ten years of experience mainly in the areas of constitutional litigation, human rights, family, airline and sports related litigation and legislative gap analysis work. She has provided extensive support to a senior lawyer of the Supreme Court, Mr. Aftab Gul, in relation to the representation of two members of the Pakistan Cricket Team, Pakistan International Airlines and various private entities.
She has also been involved extensively with capacity building and training of public sector officials and non-profit organizations in the fields of international law and human rights and has worked on projects for institutions including the Research Society of International Law (RSIL), GTZ, IOM and UNIFEM.