Amber Lakhani

Key information

LLB (HONS), University of London; LLM, University College London
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Thesis title
Law, politics and legal theory - A historical and socio-political exploration of the right to liberty in Pakistan
Internal Supervisors
Dr Samia Bano & Professor Martin W Lau


Amber Lakhani has practised law for twelve years in Karachi, Pakistan, in a broad range of areas including constitutional law and civil rights. She obtained her LLB (Hons) Degree from the University of London (External Programme) and her LLM (in Jurisprudence and Legal Theory) from University College London. Amber has served as a consultant to the Attorney General of Pakistan, and is a founding/board member of the Women Lawyers Association, based in Sindh.

Research interests

Legal philosophy, Socio-legal studies, Legal anthropology, Law and politics