Zeeshan Mian, United Kingdom

Zeeshan Mian is Ashtar Ali & Co.’s senior affiliate based in the United Kingdom. He joined the firm in 2002, handling constitutional, corporate, family, banking and criminal law matters, before pursuing his LLM in International and Comparative Commercial Law in the United Kingdom.

After completing his LLM, he resumed practice in London as a solicitor specialising in commercial matters, besides also lecturing at private educational institutions. In 2007, Zeeshan qualified as a Solicitor of the Supreme Court, and commenced his independent practice, Denning Solicitors Ltd., in 2008.  He then qualified for higher rights of audience in the apex courts of England & Wales. He focuses on banking, financial services, company, commercial, professional negligence, insolvency, business restructuring, commercial litigation, travel and tourism, and aviation law.

In affiliation with Ashtar Ali & Co., Zeeshan advises the firm on cross-border commercial transactions, banking supervisions in developing countries, and litigation in foreign jurisdictions.

  • Solicitor Advocate, Solicitors Regulations Authority
  • The Law Society of England & Wales
  • Advocate High Court
  • Lahore High Court Bar Association



David Lu, People’s Republic of China

David Lu is a qualified lawyer in China and a qualified immigration advisor in the United Kingdom. He handles bilateral agreements, as well as arbitration and negotiations with Chinese firms and large-scale institutions. His areas of interest also include corporate immigration matters, as well as cross-border transactions.