Mr.Irfan Ahmad Saeed

Registrar Federal Shariat Court of Pakistan
Email: Registrar@federalshariatcourt.gov.pk
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Mr. Irfan Ahmad Saeed was born on 05.05.1965 at Lahore. He did his Matriculation from Garrison Boys High School, Lahore Cantt, a highly reputed institution. After his LLB he was enrolled as an Advocate in July, 1990 and then as an Advocate of High Court, in September, 1992.

From the day one he started his career as a Lawyer with a top law Firm equally reputed at national and international level with Senior Partner Late Raja Muhammad Anwar, Senior Advocate Supreme Court of Pakistan, conducted & remained associated in number of constitutional/legal matters including trials, in particular he remained an effective member of team under his Mentor Raja Muhammad Anwar, Senior Advocate in almost every constitutional matter for or against the Government before the Hon’ble Superior Courts during  very active era of 1990s.

In the year 2001, he was appointed as Additional District and Sessions Judge by the Hon’ble Lahore High Court. He remained posted as Additional District and Sessions Judge respectively at Burewala & Kasur and then his services were placed before Government of Pakistan as Deputy Secretary (Project), Access to Justice Programme Law, Justice & Human Rights Division from 05.07.2004 to 05.01.2007. He was then again posted as Additional District and Sessions Judge, Lahore after his repatriation.

Hon’ble Lahore High Court reposed confidence upon him and he served his parent department as Additional Registrar, Lahore High Court, Multan Bench (2007), Additional Registrar (Legislation) AJP Project (2008), Additional Registrar (P & D), (2009) and Additional Member Inspection Team, Lahore High Court, at Principal Seat (2010-2011) and then Additional Registrar, Lahore High Court, Rawalpindi Bench (2011). By his hard work and commitment to service he repeatedly won the confidence of all his then Hon’ble Chief Justices during said period.

After his promotion as District & Sessions Judge in the year 2011, he remained posted as District and Sessions Judge Sialkot, District & Sessions Judge (Estb) Lahore High Court also supervised its IT Wing, Judge-Anti-Terrorism Court Lahore, District & Sessions Judge Khushab. Special Judge, Anti-Corruption Court, Rawalpindi, Principal Staff Officer to the Hon’ble Chief Justice, Lahore High Court and Judge District Consumer Court, Gujranwala. Before assuming the charge of Registrar Federal Shariat Court of Pakistan on 07.01.2019, he was lastly posted at Jhelum as District & Sessions Judge.

During his meritorious Service the Hon’ble Authority reposed confidence upon him time and again and he was respectively appointed as Registrar of following, very important, Inquiry Tribunals of Lahore High Court, Lahore:-

i. Terrorist Attack on Sri Lankan Cricket Team (2009) chaired by Hon’ble Mr. Justice Syed Shabbar Raza Rizvi as he then was Judge, Lahore High Court.

ii. Violent protest at Gojra over discretion of Holy Quran (2009) chaired by Hon’ble Mr. Justice Iqbal Hameed-ur-Rehman as he then was Judge, Lahore High Court.

iii. Flood Inquiry Tribunal (2010) chaired by Hon’ble Mr. Justice Mansoor Ali Shah as his Lordship then was Judge, Lahore High Court.

iv. Defective Drugs Inquiry Tribunal (2012) chaired by Hon’ble Mr. Justice Ijaz-ul-Ahsan as his Lordship then was Judge, Lahore High Court.

It is added that before joining his service he was member visiting faculty of Punjab Law College, Lahore. Later, during service he undertook various trainings, courses and participated in numerous, Conferences, Seminars and colloquiums patronized by National & International stake holders of Justice Sector, here and abroad.

He is imparting training to Judges of District Judiciary at Punjab Judicial Academy, Lahore on regular basis, as well.