Anita Ghazi Rahman-Islam obtained her LLB (Hons) degree from University College London (UCL) in 2002 and was called to the Bar of England and Wales from Lincoln's Inn in July 2003, completing her Bar Vocational Course with merit from the College of Law. Anita qualified as an Advocate in Bangladesh in 2004 and as an Advocate of the Bangladesh Supreme Court in 2006.
Anita focuses her practice on company law, general corporate law and dispute resolution. She provides corporate and transactional advice with respect to business formation, employment, financing, energy, IP, services and procurement contracts, joint ventures, mergers and acquisitions, and other business restructurings, and also advises on the acquisition, develoment and disposition of the commercial, industrial and residential real estate. Anita heads the firm's litigation practice.
Anita has been listed among the 'Inspiring individuals to follow in 2015 in Bangladesh' in Dhaka Tribune, Future Startup's '15 Under 35 for 2015: Entrepreneurs, Trailblazers, Mold-Breakers Of Bangladesh' and has recently been chosen as an Asia 21 Young Leader for the class of 2016 (http://asiasociety.org/asia21-young-leaders).