Sindh Muslim Law College

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Sindh Muslim Law College
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Motto "Establish weight with justice and fall not short in the balance"
Type Public
Established June 28, 1947
Principal Prof.Khurshid A.Hashmi
Location Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan
Campus Urban
Affiliations University of Karachi, Pakistan Bar Council
Website SMLC Official Website

The Sindh Muslim Government Law College (Urdu: سنده مسلم گورنمنٹس لا کالج) or S. M. Law College (Urdu: ایس ایم لاء کالج) is located on Dr. Ziauddin Ahmed Road, Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan. The college was established by its first Principal Hassanally A. Rahman, a leading Advocate of Sindh on the June 28, 1947 and was affiliated to the University of Sindh. It started functioning at Sindh-Madrasa-tul-Islam. After the closure of Shahani Law College, the college shifted to its present building in 1948 and is affiliated with the University of Karachi.

Library[edit]

S M Law College has one of the oldest Law Library in Pakistan.The spacious and magnificent College Library is an important resource centre, primarily intended to provide undergraduate and postgraduate readers with the books they need for their studies, as well as having a valuable and ever increasing collection of legal works. The Library holds over 50,000 volumes, the core of which is a comprehensive range of legal materials for the practitioner and law student.

Former Faculty[edit]

B.A(Honours) in Political Science, University of California, Berkeley

LLB, LLM, Christ Church, Oxford University of Oxford

Bar-at-Law, lincoln's Inn, London, United Kingdom

Former Prime Minister of Pakistan

4th President of Pakistan

Former Minister of Foreign Affairs

former Speaker of National Assembly of Pakistan.

Present Principal[edit]

  • Prof. Khurshid A. Hashmi

Degree Programs Offered[edit]

  • B.A LLB(Honours)
  • LLB
  • LLM

Alumni[edit]

Chief Justices of Pakistan:

Supreme Court of Pakistan Judges:

Federal Shariat Court of Pakistan Judges:

Sindh High Court Judges:

Judges of other High Courts of Pakistan:

  • Mir Hazar Khan Khoso; (student), Judge, High Court of Baluchistan, caretaker Prime Minister of Pakistan

Other notable persons:

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