Samiksha Jaiswal

Attorney General for Pakistan

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Abbreviation  AG
Seat  Islamabad, Pakistan
Member of  Cabinet of Pakistan
Attorney-General for Pakistan
Style  Honourable Attorney-General
Reports to  Prime minister of Pakistan
Residence  Supreme Court of Pakistan

The Attorney-General for Pakistan (A.G.), is the chief law officer and legal advisor of the Government of Pakistan and enjoys rights of audience before Parliament. The Attorney-General is nominated by the Prime Minister and appointed by the President. The Constitution bars the Attorney-General from private practice until the termination of his or her employment. The office was established in 1947.

The current Attorney-General, Ashtar Ausaf Ali, was nominated by Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and assumed charge on 29 March 2016.

List of Attorneys-General

Parties

  No party (3)   Muslim League (2)   Military (13)   Pakistan People's Party (9)   Pakistan Muslim League (N) (5)

References

Attorney-General for Pakistan Wikipedia


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