Sunday, July 13, 2014
Pakistani Lawyer Declared Lawyer Of The Year In USA
Zarrar Sehgal, a Pakistani lawyer living in New York, has been declared, " lawyer of the year of team of the year 2014", by Legal 500. On July 02, Zarrar won the top award of the United States legal field in the finance category "Assets Finance and Leasing". Earlier Zarrar Sehgal had been nominated by the US Chamber Law Directory as among the top 10 individual lawyer in "Assets Finance" in a Band 1 category, Clifford Chance USA, a law firm where Zarrar is serving as Head of Logistics and Co Head Assets Finance. In 2013, Zarrar set a record being the first person under 40, and first Pakistani to achieve the distinction of being among the US top 10 lawyers in the assets finance category Band 1. Zarrar was selected as young global leader (YGL) by the prestigious World Economic Forum in 2010. He is also the President of Citizen Foundation USA. Zarrar also voluntarily provides legal help to indigent people.