N M Eftakharul Alam Bhuiya obtained his LLB (Hons) degree and LLM in commercial law, securing first-class honours from the University of Dhaka, the leading university of Bangladesh. He has a broad legal background with more than eight years of experience. He is an enrolled Advocate of the Supreme Court of Bangladesh.

Prior to joining The Legal Circle, Mr Bhuiya worked as acting head of the legal department of bKash Limited, the largest mobile financial services provider in the world, where he was a member of central compliance unit and dispute resolution team, in addition to acting head of the legal department.

Prior to that, he has worked as legal counsel of Grameenphone Ltd, the largest mobile operator of Bangladesh. He has also worked for two reputed law firms and a real estate company in Bangladesh. His area of expertise covers telecom laws, banking laws, mobile financial services laws, corporate finance, intellectual property laws, labour laws and land laws.