The impetus for Law
was inculcated in Rizvi family in the 1800s when
during the British Raj Mr Taffazul Hussain Rizvi Esquire opened his Law Chambers in the Indian
State of Patiala. In the same Offices, his son Mr
Jamil Hussain Rizvi initiated his law practice.
After partition of the Sub-Continent in 1947, Mr
Jamil Hussain Rizvi migrated to Pakistan and
re-established his Law Chambers in Lahore; he later
served as the Minister for Law and Rehabilitation
West Pakistan, Advocate General West Pakistan and
Judge, West Pakistan High Court.
The Chambers was formally registered as a Law Firm namely Rizvi &
Rizvi® in 1965 with Mr Justice (R) Jamil Hussain
Rizvi and Mr Talib Rizvi as founding partners
and since then has been providing legal services
domestically and internationally. The Law Firm’s
special emphasis is on commercial and constitutional
jurisdictions; at the same time, we also cover wide
range of advisory and litigation services in
different areas of law like company law matters,
intellectual property, alternate dispute resolution
and banking laws. The Law Firm serves
not only corporations, legal entities and individual
litigants but also advise the Federal and Provincial
Governments in research and drafting of laws in
Rizvi & Rizvi® has a major litigation practice. It
has been involved in numerous landmark commercial
and constitutional cases. The Law Firm handles
disputes ranging from straightforward non-delivery
and non-payment claims to complex constitutional,
corporate and financial matters.
The mission statement of the Law Firm has been to be
approachable and pragmatic, to combine business
acumen and legal skills in solving or avoiding
commercial problems and to provide swift and
responsible service whenever and wherever needed.
Rizvi & Rizvi® prides itself on its rapid response
and achieving positive results and is committed to
client care development and lasting relationships.
Mr Justice Jamil
Hussain Rizvi after an illustrious legal career
spanning over fifty years left for his final abode
in 1981, the co-founding father Mr Talib Rizvi
Senior Advocate Supreme Court after a shinning legal
career of over forty five years departed for his
maker in 2012.