Zakir has been practicing as a Barrister/Lawyer for the past 16 years. He had the privilege of being part of a diverse law practice/chambers wherefrom he has acquired experience ranging from civil as well as criminal litigation to serving high-end corporate clients. Zakir holds an LLB degree and a Post Graduate Diploma in International and Commercial Law from the University of Buckingham. This was followed by a Postgraduate Diploma in Bar Vocational Studies at the University of the West of England, Bristol. Zakir was admitted to the Bar of England and Wales in 2003. He is also a member of the Honourable Society of the Middle Temple, London. Zakir is a Partner at MC Law Offices in Mauritius and his practice areas are mostly in the fields of Intellectual Property, Information Technology and E-Commerce, Litigation: Criminal and Civil, Corporate, Immigration, Real Estate, and Employment Law. Zakir has gathered invaluable experience in managing the full complement of legal strategies, functions, departmental operations, cases, contracts, and transactions within both the in-house corporate and private law firm environment. Zakir has the privilege of representing both major local and international clients such as: Cisco Systems, Inc. SAFY Group – South-Africa Dollar Thrifty – South-Africa ZTE Corporation – China Constructions Industrielles de la Méditerranée – France JA Resorts & Hotels – UAE Mahanagar Telephone Mauritius Limited Neel Group of Companies KOBE Motor Ltd. – Japan Marcon Solutions, Inc. – The Philippines UBIKWI – France Al-Braik Investments LLC. – UAE Anxuan Family Office – Shanghai-Mauritius Zakir is an avid supporter for the introduction of Mediation and Conflict Resolution Services in Mauritius.