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Kakakhel Law Associates is an International Law Firm of Lawyers and jurists of Eminence and repute based in Peshawar and Islamabad, providing legal services in all cities of Pakistan and around the World. Formed in 1986 by its founder Mian Muhibullah Kakakhel, Senior Advocate, Supreme Court of Pakistan, is providing legal assistance to domestic and international clients. The firm has a reputation as one of the leading law firms of Pakistan by several international legal directories including Legal 500, Chambers and Partners and IFLR1000.

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Sex change case

KLA Partner Saifullah Muhib Kakakhel appeared as an expert and shared view with Mashriq TV on a case He is contesting before Peshawar High Court, Peshawar, whereby a girl of Noshera got her sex reassigned through SRS surgeries and became a boy. He also discussed Transgenders Act and the need of judicial training on the law and religious view on the topic.

Recovery of actual amount and damages from a Ph.D scholar

Islamabad High Court stayed the recovery of actual amount and damages etc from a Ph.D scholar who was awarded scholarship i.e. MS leading to Ph.D The Ph.D Scholar was represented by Saifullah Muhib Kakakhel Advocate High Court & Senior Partner of KLA. Our client was awarded scholarship by the Comsat University, Islamabad and he completed his MS in 2009/10 and started Ph.D but due to his back bone surgery, he could not complete his Ph.D on time and was on bed rest. He also informed the...

Gas loadshedding

KLA Senior Partner Saifullah Muhib Kakakhel moved court against unconstitutional Gas Load Shedding in KP. After serving notices of the writ petition on relevant authorities, gas load shedding situation in Peshawar has improved considerably.

Making active a hospital sponsored by Japan Government

An International NGO (INGO) Basic Development Need moved Peshawar High Court through KLA Senior Partner Saifullah Muhib Kakakhel for making active a hospital sponsored by Japan Government, which includes expensive infrastructure and heavy medical diagnosis and treatment machinery, for free treatments of patients in Nowshera. However, the Government is neither operating it itself nor allowing the INGO to operate it. Daily Mashriq 12.11.2020

Anti-dengue activities

The Peshawar High Court has directed the district administrations across the province to ramp up anti-dengue activities and carry out fumigation to prevent the outbreak of the mosquito-borne disease. A bench consisting of Justice Qaiser Rashid Khan and Justice Ijaz Anwar ordered the provincial health department and district administrations in the province to cooperate with each other to minimise dengue impact on communities. It fixed Dec 15 for the next hearing into a petition of lawyer...

Report on a PIL

Report on a PIL filed by KLA Senior Partner Saifullah Muhib Kakakhel on deforestation and encroachments in graveyards throughout the province. Daily Ajj 19.11.2020

Contempt of court

In a contempt of court filed by Advocate Saifullah Muhib Kakakhel requesting the high court to take action against the chief executive of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Health Care Commission and high-ups of the health department for non-uniformity in rates of health facilities, including laboratories and clinics, in accordance with an earlier order of the court. Justice Qaiser Rashid observed that the Drap had even increased the prices of lifesaving drugs, including those meant for diabetes, many...

2006 P Cr. L J 998

2006 P Cr. L J 998 [Peshawar] Before TalaatQayum Qureshi and Ijaz-ul-Hassan Khan, JJ ISMAIL----Appellant Versus THE STATE and another----Respondents Criminal Appeal No.937 of 2004, decided on 7thFebruary, 2006. (a) Penal Code (XLV of 1860)--- ----S. 302(b)---Appreciation of evidence---Matter wasreported to the police with promptitude which had ruled out element offabrication---Oral testimony of complainant and his son remained sufficientlyconsistent---No material discrepancy could be brought...

2005 Y L R 2645

2005 Y L R 2645 [Lahore] Before Muhammad Jehangir Arshad, J KHUSHI MUHAMMADand others---Petitioners Versus NOOR BIBI and others---Respondents C.R. No. 130 of 2005/BWP, decided on 16th June, 2005. (a) Civil Procedure Code (V of 1908)--- ----O.XIV, R.1 & S. 99---Framing ofissues---Objection with regard to non-framing of issues---Proceduralirregularity, curability of---Objection with regard to non framing of issues,framing of wrong issues or placing a wrong onus of issues, should be raised...

Peshawar High Court directed NADRA to proceed with the nationality of 7 Afghan families

Peshawar High Court directed NADRA to proceed with the nationality of 7 Afghan families after following SOPs provided in the notification passed in 2017 A writ petition jointly filed by 7 families was heard by a division bench comprised of Justice Rooh ul Amin Khan and Justice Ishtiaq Ibrahim who decided to give nationality of Pakistan to the family on basis of their migration and residence on this land since time immemorial. Mian Muhibullah Kakakhel KLA Managing Partner & Saifullah Muhib...

Economic crisis of Pakistan

The economic crisis is the loophole for every other problem that is being conducted in Pakistan. There are several issues that occur when one is facing financial problems. Whether it is a home or country money is necessary for a living. A country needs to generate enough money to fulfill the needs of its people. The top lawyers in Pakistan admit the fact that every problem starts when there is a lack of money and resources. Moreover, they discuss that Pakistan is also getting exploited by it....

Education Lasts Forever

What is meant when we say educated. It is difficult to differentiate between the educated and the one who is just studying for a formal degree. The top lawyers in Pakistan tell the right definition of being educated. They say that an educated person means that the person implements the rules and regulations to lead a healthy and prosperous life. There is a lot of other phenomena for an educated person such as one should value time, should be down to earth, follow all the norms of society,...

Pakistan Under Environmental Crisis

We witness the best of nature’s attributes in Pakistan. From exquisite landscapes to various natural resources, Pakistan is blessed with all of it. The gifts of nature are priceless, yet we must maintain them so that they remain there with us but unfortunately, we have been depleting our natural resources with our own hands. The natural resources are getting exploited, furthermore, they are getting excluded from the face of the earth. Although Pakistan has established, The Pakistan...

The Rightful Legacy

Legacy is what a person leaves in this world but now a lot of the influential people tell us that legacy is not just what you leave physically it is not just about a property, money, or any other material thing but it is what you give to the people all your life through your attitude. How nice you have been to other people, were you someone who would help without any selfishness. The best lawyers in Pakistan agree with the philosophical idea but we have a system to maintain in this world that...

Striving for an Empowered Nation

Striving for a better future in Pakistan might be a difficult task but it does not deter the Kakakhels law associates to step back. The situation of law and order has far more gone towards personal interest and ego satisfaction.  The political parties are going insane with damaging the prestige of the nation. Lack of education with the public is a major concern for the Kakakhels law associates. They have many times raised voice against the bullies that are hindering the progress of Pakistan....

2004 S C M R 553

2004 S C M R 553 [Supreme Court of Pakistan] Present: Rana Bhagwandas and Javed Iqbal, JJ MUHAMMAD ASHFAQ‑‑‑Petitioner versus MUHAMMAD SHER KHAN and 11 others‑‑‑Respondents Civil Petition No.408‑P of2002, decided on 7th October, 2003. (On appeal from the judgmentdated 20‑6‑2002 of the Peshawar High Court, Peshawar, passed inWrit Petition No.923 of 2001). North‑West Frontier Province LocalGovernment Elections Rules, 2000‑‑‑ ‑‑‑‑Rr.71& 73(3)‑‑‑Civil Procedure Code (V of 1908), O.VI, R.15‑‑...

2019 P L C (C.S.) 238

2019 P L C (C.S.) 238 [Sindh High Court] Before Syed Hassan Azhar Rizvi and Khadim Hussain Tunio, JJ ABDUL HALEEM SIDDIQUI and others Versus FEDERATION OF PAKISTAN through the Law Secretary, Ministry of Law andJustice, Pakistan Secretariat, Islamabad and others C.Ps. Nos. D-3460, D-3366 of 2011, D-1053, D-1524, D-1657, D-3644 of 2013and D-1268 of 2016, decided on 4th September, 2018. (a) Constitution of Pakistan--- ----Arts. 212 & 199----Constitutional jurisdiction of HighCourt---Civil...

2009 S C M R954

2009 S C M R954 [Supreme Court of Pakistan] Present: Abdul Hameed Dogar, C. J., Ijaz-ul-HassanKhan and Ch. Ejaz Yousaf, JJ MUHAMMAD ULLAH----Petitioner Versus THE STATE----Respondent Criminal Petition No.352 of 2008, decided on 14thNovember, 2008. (On appeal from the judgment, dated 22-9-2008 of thePeshawar High Court, D.I. Khan Bench passed in Criminal Miscellaneous No. 119of 2008). Criminal Procedure Code (V of 1898)--- ----S. 497---Control of Narcotic Substances Act (XXVof 1997),...

2009 S C M R 1202

2009 S C M R 1202 [Supreme Court of Pakistan] Present:Ijaz-ul-Hassan Khan and Muhammad QaimJan Khan, JJ MUHAMMAD AZHAR----Petitioner Versus DILAWAR and another----Respondents Criminal Petition No.20-P of 2009, decided on 17thApril, 2009. (On appeal from the judgment, dated 26-1-2009 of thePeshawar High Court, Peshawar passed in Criminal Miscellaneous No.1667 of2008). (a) Criminal Procedure Code (V of 1898)--- ----S. 497(5)---Penal Code (XLV of 1860),S.324---Constitution of Pakistan (1973),...

P L D 2009Supreme Court 707

P L D 2009Supreme Court 707 Present;Ijaz-ul-Hassan Khan and Muhammad Qaim Jan Khan, JJ ZARMUHAMMAD---Petitioner Versus Mian JAFAR SHAHand another---Respondents Criminal PetitionNo.4-P of 2008, decided on 23rd April, 2009. (On appeal from thejudgment dated 15-2-2008, of the Peshawar High Court, Peshawar passed inCr.M.1274 of 2007). CriminalProcedure Code (V of 1898)--- ----S5.497(5)---Penal Code (XLV of 1860), Ss.302/324/34---Constitution of Pakistan(1973), Art.185(3)---Cancellation of bail,...

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