Maisha Abdullah Ahammad


Professional Qualifications

  • Advocate, Supreme Court of Bangladesh (2013)
  • Advocate, Bangladesh Bar Council (2010)
  • Barrister-at-Law, Gray’s Inn, England (2009)

Educational Qualifications

  • Bar Vocational Course, Inns of Court School of Law (2009)
  • LL.B, Queen Mary, University of London (2008)
  • Diploma in Law, University of London (2006)


Having completed her legal education in England, Maisha returned to Bangladesh in 2009 and joined the law chambers of the distinguished Mr. Ajmalul Hossain, QC where she gained immense exposure to various spheres of the law practice in Bangladesh.

Maisha advises clients on a wide range of corporate, commercial and intellectual property issues, including the research, preparation and implementation of various commercial and contractual documentation.

She also has an avid interest in human rights and the environment.

Specialist Knowledge Of

  • Company & Transactional Matters
  • Project Finance and Commercial Negotiation
  • Laws of Trade & Commerce
  • Trademarks, Patents & Copyrights
  • Labour & Employment Disputes

Employment Record

  • July 2012 to date: Partner, Ahammad, Jonaed & Partners, Law Offices, Dhaka, Bangladesh
  • October 2012–June 2012: Partner, Ahammad, Ahammad & Associates, Law Offices, Dhaka, Bangladesh
  • July 2009–April 2010: Pupil, A Hossain & Associates, Law Chambers of Mr. Ajmalul Hossain, QC, Dhaka,Bangladesh

Practice Areas

  • Corporate & Commercial (Regulatory Regime, Documentation and Internal Management)
  • Debt Financing and Debt Recovery
  • Intellectual Property
  • Admiralty Law
  • Labour Law

Community Engagements

  • Honourable Society of Gray’s Inn, UK
  • Dhaka Bar Association, Bangladesh
  • Barristers’ Association of Bangladesh
  • Junior Chambers International, Bangladesh