Dr. Shakeel Azam Awan

Permanent Faculty Member

Phone: 

91-9214252

Email: 

shakeelazamawan@gmail.com

Profile: 

Dr. Shakeel Azam Awan is a District and Sessions Judge. He is currently serving as Dean Faculty, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Judicial Academy. He is Ph.D. He did his Master of Laws with a distinction and LL.B with a Gold Medal.

He started his career as a lawyer and was later on appointed as Lecturer at University Law College, Gomal University. Thereafter, he topped the PCS (J) Examination and was appointed and recruited as a Civil Judge. He remained posted as a Civil Judge at Peshawar, Charsadda, Banda Daud Shah, Lakki Marwat, Bannu and Swat. He was then promoted as Senior Civil Judge and in that capacity he served at Kohistan, Karak, Tank and Battagram.

He has also served as Section Officer (Additional Draftsman) to Government of NWFP, Law, Justice, Parliamentary Affairs and Human Rights Department. He has been Deputy Registrar, Peshawar High Court, Bench D.I.Khan. As Additional District and Sessions Judge, he remained posted at Bannu, Kohat, Swat, Swabi and Haripur.

As a lawyer, Dr. Shakeel Azam has experience in multifarious areas of law especially constitutional law, labour and service matters, civil law, criminal law, accountability matters, corporate and commercial matters, intellectual property rights, contract management and legislative drafting.

As a lawyer, he has also been a Visiting Faculty Member at Khyber Law College, University of Peshawar, Frontier Law College, Peshawar, Islamia Law College, Peshawar and Center for Law and Democracy, Peshawar.  He takes keen interest in law reforms, politics of South Asia and international politics of water. He has authored several research papers.

 

COURSES ATTENDED:
    
1.     "General Refresher Course for Civil Judges" from all over Pakistan at Federal Judicial Academy, Islamabad (23-28 November, 1991);
2.     Course on "Criminal Law" for Civil Judges from all over Pakistan at Federal Judicial Academy, Islamabad (15-24 August, 1995);
3.     One-Week Training Course on "New Laws" for Additional District & Sessions Judges from all over Pakistan at Federal Judicial Academy, Islamabad (8-13 August, 2016);
4.     5-Day Training on "Substantive & Procedural Laws (Upgraded Manual)" at Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Judicial Academy, Peshawar (18-22 October, 2016); and
5.     3-Day Training of Trainers Programme (TOT) at Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Judicial Academy, Peshawar (22-24 February, 2018).

 

SEMINAR:

  • Read a paper on "Pakistan-Afghanistan Water Sharing Issue" at seminar organized by South Asian Strategic Stability Institute (SASSI) , Islamabad (23rd February, 2016).

 

WORKSHOPS ATTENDED:
 

  1. Workshop on "Selection of Research Topic, Research Methods & Writing M.Phil/Ph.D Proposals" organized by Area Study Center (Central Asia), University of Peshawar at Baragali Gali Campus  (12-18 June, 2010);
  2. Workshop on "Selection of Research Topic, Research Methods & Writing Ph.D Proposals" organized by Area Study Center (Central Asia), University of Peshawar at Baragali Gali Campus  (13-18 June, 2011);
  3. Workshop on "Selection of Research Topic, Research Methods & Writing Ph.D Proposals" organized by Area Study Center (Russia, China & Central Asia), University of Peshawar at Baragali Gali Campus  (12-17 June, 2012);
  4. Workshop on "Research Methods & Techniques: Topic Selection, Data Collection, Data Analysis & Writing M.Phil/Ph.D Dissertation" organized by Area Study Center (Russia, China & Central Asia), University of Peshawar at Baragali Gali Campus  (19-24 June, 2013); and
  5. Round Table Conference on "Politics of South Asia: Pakistan-Afghanistan Relations" organized by Area Study Center (Russia, China & Central Asia), University of Peshawar at Baragali Gali Campus  (04-10 June, 2014).

 

LL.M Dissertation:

  • The Law of Intellectual Property Rights in Pakistan vis-a-vis International Standards: A Comparative Study & Analysis in Historical and Futuristic Perspective.

Ph.D Dissertation:

  • Decision of Neutral Expert on "Baglihar Dam" Reference: A Case Study of Mechanism for Water-related Conflict Resolution between India and Pakistan.

 

Specialization:

Draftsmanship:

  1. Legislation (drafting of Acts, Ordinances & Regulations),
  2. Subordinate Legislation (drafting of rules and by-laws) and
  3. Contract Management.

 
 
 

 

 

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