Name: Syed Ali Bin Maaz
Firm Name: Kabraji & Talibuddin
Jurisdiction: Pakistan
Practice Area: Aviation Law

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Professional Biography:

Leaders in Law endorses Syed Ali Bin Maaz as our exclusively recommended Aviation Law expert in Pakistan. If you wish to get in touch with Syed please use the contact information provided above.


  • LL.B. (Hons), University of London (External Programme), Pakistan
  • Bar Vocational Course, University of the West of England, Bristol, United Kingdom
  • Called to the Bar (Lincoln’s Inn), United Kingdom
  • M.A. International Relations, University of Karachi, Pakistan
  • Diploma in Islamic Economics and Finance, Centre for Islamic Economics, Pakistan


Advocate, High Court of Sindh

Syed Ali Bin Maaz has extensive experience working on corporate and commercial matters, with a strong focus on aviation finance, mergers and acquisitions, project finance, and financial market transactions. In addition to his experience in the corporate field, Ali also advises in commercial dispute resolution matters and appears before the courts in Pakistan.

Ali acts for major clients most notably in the energy and natural resources and financial sectors. He provides specialist advice in relation to aircraft leasing and aviation financing and routinely advises power sector entities in negotiations of project documents, including fuel supply agreements and power purchase contracts. Ali has also recently been involved with power projects under the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor, part of China’s Belt and Road Initiative. He has been recognised as a ‘Rising Star’ in Banking and M&A (IFLR).

Firm Description:

Kabraji & Talibuddin is a corporate and commercial law firm in Pakistan with a market-leading and innovative practice focused on project finance and energy, mergers and acquisitions, and dispute resolution.

The firm was formed in Karachi in 1997 by the two name partners who have over 60 years of legal experience between them. Kairas Kabraji is prominently recognised in Pakistan and abroad as one of the country’s leading corporate and commercial lawyers. Salman Talibuddin is independently recognised as a renowned litigation and dispute resolution lawyer who has acted in several high-profile and major disputes.

The firm brings together an award-winning team with diverse experience to provide a full range of legal services. From routine matters to complex transactions and disputes, clients benefit from the team’s collective expertise through continuous and valuable partner involvement in each matter handled by the firm.